Patient Stories

We pride ourselves on the quality of our cancer care. When patients voice their opinions, we listen. Here's what some of our patients have to say about the care they received at North Kansas City Hospital.

"It was a very emotional experience for me. Because it was just complete freedom."
Bobby Eden Watch Bobby's video

"To every husband and wife—enjoy your spouse each and every day. Love them and be their best friend."

Grace Anslyn, Bob's wife  Read Bob's Story

"Donations don't go to cancer research, but instead directly to patients and their families. I am honored to be her mother and keep her memory alive."

Jan Velander, mother of Jennifer Ireland  Read Jennifer's Story

"If I wouldn't have gotten cancer, there are many nice people I never would have met."

Catherine Mousel  Read Catherine's Story

"I have an increased appreciation for life and a renewed faith."

Cindy Newberry  Read Cindy's Story

"My survival of colon cancer has renewed my faith that my work here isn't done yet."

Jerry Smith  Read Jerry's Story

"Every day is a good day because I am beating the odds."

Jeanne Calkins  Read Jeanne's Story

Friends and family knew Joseph Chandler as someone always ready to lend a hand and help those in need.

Joseph Chandler  Read Joseph's Story

"The video game distracts so patients sustain a higher intensity/repetitious level of exercise; yet, perceive their experience as fun."

Mary Calys, physical therapist to Ora King  Read Ora's Story

"I could have gone anywhere for treatment, but after doing some research, I found that I could receive excellent care right here at North Kansas City Hospital."

Dave McCalley  Read Dave's Story

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Inpatient Cancer Unit, 5th Floor Hospital

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Outpatient Cancer Center, 5th Floor Hospital