Stormont-Vail HealthCare helps to take care of the health of residents in northeastern Kansas. Its facilities include the 590-bed Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center, an emergency and trauma center, an outpatient surgery center, and a network of community clinics located throughout the 12-county region. Its Cotton-O'Neil centers treat heart disease, cancer, skin problems, and digestive system ailments, as well as various clinics and ExpressCare locations. Specialized services include behavioral health, obstetrics, orthopedics, and physical and occupational rehabilitation.
Stormont-Vail HealthCare serves a 12-county area in northeast Kansas.
The health system pursues strategic partnerships and organic growth to keep up with demand.
The system has partnerships with the School of Nursing, Century Health Solutions, Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital, and LifeStar of Kansas.
In 2012 DaVita Health Care acquired Kansas Dialysis Services (jointly owned by affiliates of St. Francis Health Center and Stormont-Vail HealthCare). The unit provides outpatient, inpatient and home dialysis care to 350 patients in the four Kansas cities. DaVita will continue to have a working relationship with both organizations<< />.
In 2011 Stormont-Vail HealthCare added pediatric critical care services to provide care to infants in the neonatal intensive care unit.
The first hospital to serve residents in northeastern Kansas (Christ's Hospital, where Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center is located today) opened in 1884. Stormont-Vail HealthCare was formed with the merger of Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center and Cotton-O'Neil Clinic in 1995. PediatricCare joined the system in 1996. – less