Respiratory Therapist of the Year Award 2024

Lindsay Moore Named KRCS 2024 Respiratory Therapist of the Year in the State of Kansas Respiratory therapists (RTs) work closely with physicians and other practitioners across various settings, from hospitals to long-term care facilities to home care. The patients and conditions RTs treat are as diverse as the settings in which they work, ranging from…

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We Celebrate 5 North

For the 5 North Team, above and above is just the beginning. As a stroke and neuropsychology department, 5 North serves a wide variety of patients with significant medical needs – and, in many cases, complex behavioral and social challenges. Meeting this vulnerable population’s needs demands extraordinary collaboration, compassion, and innovation at the individual, team,…

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Stormont Vail Health Athletic Trainer Program: A Team Effort

High schoolers have a lot going on – from classes to honing time management skills to socializing to part-time jobs to extracurriculars – and that’s just the start. Student athletes juggle even more – practice schedules, college prospects, and staying on top of mental and physical health. Helping students find the right balance takes a…

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We Celebrate Our Mothers & Daughters

For these mothers and daughters working together on the Stormont Vail Health Mother & Baby team, every day is a chance to celebrate Mother’s Day! Take a moment to read their stories.

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Celebrating Nurses Week

Join us in celebrating our nurses this week – let’s recognize and show appreciation to all nurses who make an unparalleled impact every day. Be sure to tag a nurse in the comments and wish them a happy week!

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We Recognize Amanda Allen, April Person of the Moment

Nurse case managers in the Stormont Vail Health Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) work closely with families, physicians, and other support professionals to care for premature infants during and after hospitalization. These healthcare professionals play another vital role in providing support for the parents of NICU babies, as studies show well-supported parents experience better mental health,…

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Healthcare Decisions Day 2024 Photo Share

Without an advanced directive, healthcare teams often turn to patients’ loved ones to make decisions on their behalf. Of course, making these difficult choices is challenging, but they are avoidable with advance care planning. To raise awareness about the importance of planning ahead, we partnered with Midland Care to celebrate National Healthcare Decisions Day on April 16…

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We Together: A Communication of Stormont Vail Health (Apr 11)

Dear Community Partners, Here are today’s updates: Stormont Vail Health Welcomes Lincoln Center OB/GYN Douglas Gleason, M.D. Stormont Vail Health proudly welcomes Dr. Douglas Gleason, an OB/GYN specializing in reproductive medicine and pregnancy care, to the Stormont Vail Women’s Services team. Dr. Gleason delivers various women’s health services at Stormont Vail OB/GYN Lincoln Center, 800…

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Keyonna Tevis’ Story

It can be easy to look up symptoms you’re having online and move about your day. It can be easy to feel something come on and just push through your day because life is busy. It can be easy to talk yourself out of how you feel in fear it’s really ‘nothing that bad.’ It…

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Rayana Johnson’s Story

Pregnancy runs the gamut of emotions. It can be an overwhelming, joyous, scary experience for many women. In every case, it’s life-changing. For 20-year-old Rayana Johnson, it was all of the above. On November 13, 2023, 60 minutes after clocking in for her shift at a Topeka home improvement store, Rayana was fighting for her…

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