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St. Joseph Medical Center Hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Celebrate Opening of New Senior Clinic
Kansas City, MO
06/08/2017 12:09 PM

St. Joseph Medical Center officially opens the Sister Margaret’s Senior Clinic in Kansas City, led by a dedicated team of experts with specialized training and expertise in geriatric services. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled on June 27, 2017, from 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. at 1010 Carondelet Drive, Suite 120, Kansas City, MO 64114.  

 

 

From senior relevant educational classes to a specialized Emergency Room and disease management services geared toward the special needs of seniors, the Senior Clinic at St. Joseph Medical Center brings renowned comprehensive healthcare services to the entire senior community.

 

 

We are committed to bringing the best healthcare to seniors, to help ease the burden of illness on patients and their family,” said Kirk Sloan, MD, Chief Medical Officer. “The new inpatient and outpatient senior program will offer patients coordinated medical services, all in one convenient setting.”    

 

 

Every detail of the Senior Clinic has been considered from the patient’s perspective to support the delivery of care in a setting that is safe, private and calming for seniors. Planning included extensive workflow design in partnership with members of the local community, and a multidisciplinary team of physicians and staff.  Special touches include more privacy, warmer environment, senior parking, assisted hearing and vision devices.

 

 

“St. Joseph’s comprehensive senior care destination brings together physicians, therapists, home care agencies, geriatric specialists and post-acute care facilities to work side-by-side, allowing teams to share their expertise and information rapidly,” adds Dr. Sloan. “Access to specialty care in your local community extends our commitment to provide advanced treatment close to home.”   

 

 

To schedule an appointment or take a tour of the Senior Clinic, please call 816-943-5755. To learn more, visit stjosephkc.com.  Patients may also ask their doctor about St. Joseph’s.     

 

 

 

About St. Joseph Medical Center

 

St. Joseph Medical Center is a faith-based, 310-bed hospital providing a wide range of acute care and outpatient services.  St. Joseph has earned the Magnet designation from The American Nurses Credentialing Center for excellence in nursing three straight times. Key services include the, Senior Comfort Services, St. Joseph Heart Institute, Breast Center and Joint and Spine Institute. St. Joseph is a member of Prime Healthcare. Prime Healthcare and its hospitals have been recognized as among the “100 Top Hospitals” in the nation 38 times and among the “15 Top Health Systems” three times, and Prime Healthcare is the only "Top 10 Health System" west of the Mississippi.   We believe that continuous, quality of care and performance improvements are the foundation for preserving and enhancing healthcare delivery. For more information, visit stjosephkc.com.

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Ericka Beeler
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