Cass Regional to enhance care through hospitalist program
“As inpatient care has become more complicated and the acuity of patients admitted has continued to rise, the blending of inpatient and outpatient care has become more demanding and difficult,” Cass Regional CEO Chris Lang, said. “Providing a hospitalist service will allow the primary care physicians to have a 100 percent, full time outpatient practice.”
Cass Regional receives award for social media campaign
“This is the second year in a row that our social media marketing efforts have been recognized by Social Media Club of Kansas City,” Sonya McLelland, administrative director of foundation, marketing and public relations, said. “We are grateful for the honor, and appreciate the club’s focus on promoting best practices in social media marketing.”
How to Expedite a trip to the Emergency Department, explained by Lauren Doerfler, ACNP-BC
Lauren Doerfler, ACNP-BC, board-certified acute care nurse practitioner in the Emergency Department (ED) at Cass Regional Medical Center visited KSHB's "Kansas City Live" morning TV show Dec. 8, to discuss how to facilitate a smoother process when a visit to the Emergency Room is required.
Cass Regional surgeons help various patients during medical mission trip to Guatemala
"We removed some breast cancers, and did biopsies of skin legions and subcutaneous legions,” Jack Hudkins, MD, FACS, said. “There were a lot of hernias - the youngest was about two years old, and the oldest was about 90 years old.”