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About AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

AdventHealth in Kansas City includes AdventHealth Shawnee Mission in Merriam, a 504-bed facility with more than 22,000 inpatient admissions and more than 200,000 outpatient admissions annually; AdventHealth Prairie Star, formerly known as AdventHealth Lenexa; AdventHealth South Overland Park, AdventHealth Centra Care and AdventHealth Medical Group.

AdventHealth Shawnee Mission employs more than 3,300 residents and supports an exceptional staff of nearly 700 physicians.

AdventHealth Shawnee Mission Facts and Figures

  • Established in 1962
  • More than 3,300 team members
  • More than 22,000 annual admissions
  • More than 170,000 annual outpatient visits
  • Four emergency departments in Johnson County, Kansas, and one in Ottawa, Kansas
  • More than 73,000 annual emergency department visits
  • A Fortune magazine and PINC AIā„¢ 100 Top HospitalsĀ® recipient for demonstrating lower inpatient mortality rates, with fewer readmissions and complications
  • Designated as a Baby-Friendly Hospital by Baby-Friendly USA, certifying us as a hospital that adheres to a set of evidence-based practices shown to support mothers and babies on their breastfeeding journeys
  • Achieved 21 consecutive A grades for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group, a national advocate for hospital transparency
  • Awarded the Comprehensive Cardiac Center Certification from The Joint Commission (one of only 20 hospitals in the nation with this designation)

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Meet Our Leadership Teams

Meet our Kansas City leadership teams at AdventHealth Shawnee Mission, AdventHealth South Overland Park and AdventHealth Ottawa.

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