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The Department of Social Work provides licensed social workers and other social service professionals to support families in nearly every inpatient and outpatient setting across the health system and into the community.

Children's Mercy provides language and sign interpretation for patients and families. Contract interpreters and multilingual employees are used to fill the request for 63 different language and sign needs.

We provide patient advocates to serve as liaisons between patients, families, visitors, hospital staff and administration.

Learn how to receive medical information using the correct forms and channels.

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City (RMHC-KC) has three Houses as well as a Family Room program to assist families who have a critically-ill or injured child.

When your child is ill, there is a lot to keep track of and there may be many aspects to manage. Children’s Mercy Case Management teams are here to help.

We will help you prepare for adulthood, including transferring your medical care to a doctor that cares for adults.

Children’s Mercy Library Services has highly-qualified medical librarians ready provide plain language health information to Children's Mercy patients and their families.

24/7 Nurse Advice Line

When your child is sick or injured and your primary care provider is not available, call (816) 234-3188 for advice from the Children's Mercy Nurse Advice Line. We are available to answer your questions 24/7.