Recognitions

From a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, to award-winning cardiovascular and orthopedic programs, to home health and hospice, North Kansas City Hospital provides a lifetime of care. Our accreditations and recognitions demonstrate our commitment to providing quality healthcare.

U.S. News & World Report - Best Hospitals

(2019) North Kansas City Hospital was recognized by U.S. News & World Report as the third Best Hospital in the Kansas City metro area and the fourth Best Hospital in Missouri. Additionally, the hospital received High Performing ratings for the following procedures and conditions: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair, Aortic Valve Surgery, Colon Cancer Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery, Heart Failure, Hip Replacement and Knee Replacement. NKCH also earned a High Performing rating in the medical specialty of Nephrology.

HomeCare Elite Agency

HomeCare Elite Award(2019) North Kansas City Hospital was named to the Top 500 of 2019 HomeCare Elite. ABILITY Network developed the rankings to determine the most successful Medicare-certified home health care providers in the U.S.

Home Health Patient Satisfaction Award

Strategic Healthcare Program Premier Performer

(2018) Strategic Healthcare Programs awarded our Home Health department with the Best Superior Performer award in 2017, naming our agency to the top 20% nationwide in overall patient outcomes and patient satisfaction scores.

Chest Pain - MI Registry - Platinum Performance Achievement Award

Chest Pain-MI Registry(2019) The hospital received the American College of Cardiology Foundation's 2019 Chest Pain - MI Registry Platinum Performance Achievement Award for following American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association treatment guidelines for eight consecutive quarters and by achieving a 90% performance standard for specific measures, including drug safety and overall quality of care.

Most Wired Hospital

Most Wired 2016(2016) Hospital & Health Networks recognized North Kansas City Hospital as one of the nation's Most Wired hospitals in 2016. Hospitals & Health Networks sponsors the annual Most Wired Survey, which is an industry-standard benchmark study that measures the level of IT adoption for operational, financial and clinical performance in U.S. hospitals and health systems.