at Shawnee Mission Health

 

Birth Care

Our Birth Center, which includes a Level III NICU with private rooms, provides a soothing environment for families to receive state-of-the-art care. We deliver more than 5,000 babies per year and are committed to providing a safe, personalized experience for every mom.

Emergency Care

With more than 70,000 visits each year, our team of doctors and nurses at Shawnee Mission Medical Center and Shawnee Mission Health – Prairie Star have the experience to deal with any emergency. Most walk-in patients see a medical expert in less than 20 minutes, which is just one of the reasons we’re Johnson County’s preferred source for emergency care.

Surgical Care

We are the regional leader in advancing surgical technology, including lasers, robots and minimally invasive procedures. Our center has dedicated suites for open heart, orthopedic, urology, ophthalmology and laparoscopic surgery. We are also home to the Shull Institute for Surgical Robotics, featuring Kansas City’s first da Vinci Surgical System.

ABOUT SHAWNEE MISSION HEALTH

Shawnee Mission Health (SMH) has provided faith-based, whole person care to the Kansas City community since 1962. More than just a hospital campus, SMH is a network of health care facilities working to deliver quality care with compassion and support an exceptional staff of more than 700 physicians representing 50 medical specialties. We take pride in providing the best in patient care, while offering valuable services to our community and an engaging environment for our associates.

We are the largest health care provider in Johnson County, Kansas. Our primary Shawnee Mission Medical campus includes the main hospital, a community health education center, our Cancer Center, the Shawnee Mission Birth Center and the Center for Pain Medicine. In addition, our network includes Shawnee Mission Health – Prairie Star in Lenexa, Kansas, as well as primary, specialty and urgent care locations throughout the Kansas City metro and Shawnee Mission Health – Blue Valley, which is scheduled to open in early 2017.

Our associates enjoy superior health benefits, an onsite child care center exclusively for the children of SMH employees, tuition reimbursement, a generous paid days off plan and support in achieving personal health goals through our Associate Wellness Department.

Our faith-based mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is what inspires us to provide outstanding, whole-person care to every patient and visitor who comes through our doors. Equipped with the latest advancements in medical research and technology, our amazing care teams touch the hearts and lives of more than 222,000 patients annually.

Shawnee Mission Health Awards

Gallup Great Workplace Award

CMS Five-Star Quality Rating

Becker's Hospital Review 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare

Chest Pain Center of Excellence

Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center

Diabetes Center of Excellence

Awards and Accolades

Gallup Great Workplace Award

Gallup Great Workplace Award

CMS Five-Star Quality Rating

CMS Five-Star Quality Rating

Becker's Hospital Review 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcaree

Becker's Hospital Review 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare

Chest Pain Center of Excellence

Chest Pain Center of Excellence

Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center

Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center

Diabetes Center of Excellence

Diabetes Center of Excellence

PICTURES OF OUR CAMPUS

ABOUT THE AREA

The Kansas City metropolitan area consists of 17 counties in Kansas and Missouri with a population of nearly two million. It is known as the “City of Fountains,” because it has more fountains than any city except Rome. It is a beautiful area with a rich history and offers several distinctive neighborhoods, a vibrant downtown, cultural experiences including art, theatre and music as well as fabulous cuisine and shopping.

Area Facts

  • Cost of living 6.5 percent lower than national average
  • Public schools consistently rank among the nation’s best
  • Four excellent universities nearby
  • Sprint Center is home to major sporting events and concerts
  • Superb shopping and dining experiences
  • Known for great barbecue and entertaining jazz
  • Home to one of America's largest farmers' markets