CBR-People in the Community

Community Benefit Report

Improving the Health of Our Communities

North Kansas City Hospital’s commitment to caring for the community goes beyond providing quality healthcare. It also means supporting charities and organizations that are dedicated to making the Northland a healthier place to live and work. Improving the health of our community (print version)

CBR Number of Patients

Community Health & Wellness

Over 11,000 people participated in our community programs in our Fiscal Year 2017.

  • 1,467 members of Club W, our free women's program
  • 220 men attended Men’s Health Day to get their annual screenings
  • 585 people attended a health fair resulting in 475 counseling sessions with doctors or nurses
  • 251 hospital employees volunteered in the community
  • 3,363 community members attended 416 classes
  • 1,395 people attended our free monthly Lunch & Learn series and quarterly Cardiac Speakers Series
  • 510 people attended an informational session through our Speakers Bureau
  • 480 people visited our community health nurse at an NKCH Wellness Corner

CBR Giving Back to the Community

Community Health Initiatives

The Community Health Needs Assessment helped NKCH choose three key initiatives to support. Data is based on Cycle Two (2016-2018).

Mental Health

Increase comprehensive mental health resources and programs to support mental health stability and wellness in the Northland.

Maternal Child Health

Improve the health outcomes of high mortality infant populations in Clay
and Platte Counties.

Chronic Disease

Prevent chronic conditions in teens and young adults, and minimize the progression of chronic conditions in Northland adults.

CBR - Physician Referral & Health Information

Programs. Distinctions. Partnerships.

We take pride in being active in our community. But, we couldn't do it without the help of our valued partners.

Wellness Corner & NKC YMCA


Members of the North Kansas City YMCA can receive free health screenings and risk assessments from an NKCH nurse. Therapeutic massage services are also available.

Wellness Corner at Zona Rosa

Zona RosaAs the exclusive healthcare provider for Zona Rosa, North Kansas City Hospital offers wellness-related community classes, events and meetings to promote living healthy in our 86th Street location.

Samuel U. Rodgers

Samuel U Rodgers Health Center

Expectant mothers who qualify for Medicaid in the
Northland now have easier access to prenatal care and delivery services thanks to a new partnership between NKCH and Rodgers Health.
NKCH donated and renovated office space for the Samuel E. Rodgers Northland Prenatal and Pediatric Clinic.

Northland CAPS

Northland CAPS

NKCH hosts 50 students per day during the school year. The Northland CAPS program
offers hands on, career-oriented experiences for students in seven Northland school districts.

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