Press Release

February 24, 2021

Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition Announces the Election of Two New Board Members

New board members bring unique perspectives and experience to the KBC Board during a time when breastfeeding support is more important than ever. The Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition (KBC), a nonprofit working to create a culture of breastfeeding support in Kan...

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June 07, 2019

THE UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS HEALTH SYSTEM ST. FRANCIS CAMPUS AND TALLGRASS SURGICAL CENTER CLOSE TRANSACTION

TOPEKA, Kansas (June 7, 2019) – The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus (St. Francis Campus) and Tallgrass Surgical Center have completed the transaction for the hospital’s acquisition of the surgery center. “With the ...

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January 15, 2019

LOA Signed to Acquire Tallgrass Surgical Center

TOPEKA, Kansas (January 15, 2019) – The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus (St. Francis Campus) and Tallgrass Surgical Center announced today that they have signed a letter of agreement for the hospital to acquire the surgery center. ...

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August 09, 2018

The University of Kansas Health System-St. Francis Campus Receives Prestigious International Award

August 8, 2018, Topeka, Kan. - The University of Kansas Health System-St. Francis Campus is pleased to announce we have received prestigious international recognition as a Designated Baby-Friendly birth facility. Baby-Friendly USA, Inc is the U.S. authority f...

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July 12, 2018

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus Appoints Steven Anderson CEO

TOPEKA, Kansas (July 12, 2018) – The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus has appointed accomplished hospital leader Steve Anderson chief executive officer. He will begin his new role on July 23, 2018. Anderson has over 25 years of heal...

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November 01, 2017

The University Of Kansas Health System And Ardent Health Services Finalize Purchase Of St. Francis Health

  THE UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS HEALTH SYSTEM AND ARDENT HEALTH SERVICES FINALIZE PURCHASE OF ST. FRANCIS HEALTH   Hospital renamed The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus   KANSAS CITY, Kansas and NASHVILLE, Tennessee (Nov...

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