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  • LMH Health docs debunk common mask myths 9/11/2020

    We’re constantly bombarded with updates, news and information about COVID-19 and it can be hard to tell what information is true and what isn’t. LMH Health infectious disease physicians Drs. Christopher Brychel and Christopher Penn chimed in to answer a few of the hottest questions we’ve received.

  • LMH Health receives $7.5 million in CARES funding 9/10/2020

    Last month, Douglas County Commissioners recommended a Reimbursement and Direct Aid Plan for $24.9 million in funding from the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The plan, which was approved by the State of Kansas on September 9th, includes a $7.5 million request from LMH Health to assist hospital patients, staff and the community.

  • Prostate cancer awareness takes center stage in September 9/4/2020

    Shining a light on prostate cancer and the statistics behind the disease is important to raise awareness, increase education and emphasize the importance of age-appropriate health screening for men. Read on to learn more.

  • Suicide prevention awareness: Stories of hope and resiliency 8/28/2020

    As soon as they received the text message, they knew. And in that moment, everything changed. Forever.

  • LMH Health introduces VotER initiative 8/25/2020

    LMH Health is one of a group of hospitals nationwide – and the only one in Kansas – to participate in VotER, an initiative offering patients and visitors the opportunity to register to vote.

  • LMH Health family of providers continues to expand in 2020 8/21/2020

    LMH Health’s new outpatient campus in West Lawrence isn’t the only expansion being undertaken in the organization this year. The LMH Health family of medical providers continues to grow in 2020 with the addition of a number of physicians, advance practice providers and a new clinic.

  • LMH Health partnership with Mayo Clinic offers treatment for COVID-19 patients 8/21/2020

    LMH Health is partnering with the Mayo Clinic to offer an experimental convalescent plasma therapy treatment to some patients with severe COVID-19.

  • LMH Health Provides Update on Strategic Clinical Relationships 8/19/2020

    During today’s LMH Health Board of Trustees meeting, Russ Johnson, President and CEO, updated the Board and community on our continued review toward building stronger relationships with healthcare systems in the region to ensure the best care for our patients.

  • National Breastfeeding Month highlights benefits for babies and moms 8/14/2020

    Breastfeeding provides a number of benefits for both babies and mothers. Read on for information about the benefits and how LMH Health provides support for parents along their journey.

  • KDHE features patient's COVID-19 update 8/12/2020

    Kansas Department of Health and Environment shares and update with LMH Health patient Scott Bruegge and his wife Shannon. See how this Tonganoxie, Kansas resident is doing today.

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