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Congratulations to Kansas Centers of Excellence for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Education!

KPQC (Sept. 18, 2020) – Congratulations to the following Kansas birth centers for achieving the Center of Excellence in Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Education Designation. These birth centers participated in the Kansas Perinatal Quality Collaborative Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Initiative to improve health outcomes for infants born at risk for NAS. The two year initiative concludes in October 2020 and provides universal education through the Vermont Oxford Network.

  • AdventHealth Ottawa, Ottawa
  • AdventHealth Shawnee Mission, Shawnee Mission
  • Allen County Regional Medical Center, Iola
  • Citizens Health, Colby
  • Community HealthCare System Inc., Onaga
  • Community Memorial Healthcare, Inc., Marysville
  • Geary County Hospital, Junction City
  • HaysMed The University of Kansas Health System, Hays
  • Hiawatha Community Hospital, Hiawatha
  • Kansas Midwives Alliance
  • Kearny County Hospital, Lakin
  • Labette Health, Parsons
  • LMH Health, Lawrence
  • Menorah Medical Center, Overland Park
  • Nemaha Valley Community Hospital, Seneca
  • Newman Regional Health, Emporia
  • Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center, Chanute
  • Overland Park Regional Medical Center, Overland Park
  • Rooks County Health Center, Plainville
  • Salina Regional Health Center, Salina
  • Stormont Vail Health, Topeka
  • The University of Kansas Health System, Kansas City
  • The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus, Topeka
  • Ascension Via Christi Hospital Manhattan, Inc., Manhattan
  • Ascension Via Christi Hospitals Wichita, Inc., (St. Joseph), Wichita  
  • Wesley Healthcare, Wichita
  • Western Plains Medical Complex, Dodge City
--Karen Braman