Sports Medicine Seminar

WMMC and UCM Nutrition and Kinesiology will host the first Sports Medicine Seminar on Wendesday, July 11 in Ward Edwards. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and the seminar is 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The cost including lunch is $20 per person. A discount rate of $15 per person is offered for groups of four… Read more »

WMMC blood drive

WMMC is hosting a blood drive Tuesday, July 10, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Western Missouri Medical Center, 403 Burkarth Rd, Warrensburg. Book an appointment at esavealifenow.org, click “donate” and enter the sponsor code: westernmomed. For additional details, call 1-800-688-0900, or contact Valerie Leuschen at 660-262–7479 or vleuschen@wmmc.com. Donors must be at least 16 years… Read more »

WMMC receives new technology for the Pain Center

The Western Missouri Medical Center Foundation Board purchased a new radio frequency ablation machine for $100,000 to treat patients in the Pain Center, according to a press release. “Thanks to the generous donation of the WMMC Foundation and our donors, we are able to continue offering advanced services here, such as a radio frequency ablation… Read more »

Meet the Midwife

Western Missouri Medical Center is hosting a “Meet the Midwife” event on Tuesday, June 12, at 6:30 pm in WMMC Conference Room 1. Have you ever wondered if a midwife is the right choice for your birthing experience? Do you know what a midwife can offer to the pregnancy journey? This free event will answer… Read more »

Hassler sworn into WMMC Board of Trustees

Greg Hassler was sworn into the Western Missouri Medical Center Board of Trustees by County Clerk Diane Norcross Thompson on April 10. Hassler has been a member of the WMMC Board of Trustees since April 2015. He was recently re-elected onto the board by the residents of Johnson County. The board also elected officers Larry… Read more »

WMMC Sleep Center receives accreditation

The WMMC Sleep Center has received accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. In May 2017, WMMC acquired an expedited accreditation through an application process due to Medicare guideline changes. This accreditation was valid until the site survey occurred during March 2018. Following this site survey, the AASM determined that WMMC reflects a commitment… Read more »

WMMC Foundation gets big donation

Western Missouri Medical Center Foundation is the recipient of a donation from the estate of Kenneth and Marian Glazebrook, making it the first Legacy Circle gift, according to a press release. “The WMMC Foundation gratefully acknowledges the generosity of Kenneth and Marian Glazebrook. Legacy gifts, such as the Glazebrook’s, enable the Foundation to purchase equipment and… Read more »

“Meet the Midwife”

Western Missouri Medical Center is hosting a “Meet the Midwife” event on April 12 at 6:30 p.m. in WMMC Conference Room 1, 403 Burkarth Road, Warrensburg, Missouri. The event is free and registration is encouraged. To register, email struex@wmmc.com or call 660-429-2228. Have you ever wondered if a midwife is the right choice for your birthing… Read more »

WMMC named bariatric surgery comprehensive center

Western Missouri Medical Center’s bariatric program at Surgical Services of Warrensburg announced that it had received re-accreditation through the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program, which announced the accreditation has reached a new level of “Comprehensive Center,” according to a press release. This level of accreditation lifts many of the current bariatric… Read more »