University of Kansas Hospital http://kcur.org en US News & World Report Ranks KU Hospital In 12 Specialties http://kcur.org/post/us-news-world-report-ranks-ku-hospital-12-specialties <p>Good news for the University of Kansas Hospital: For the fifth year in a row, <em>U.S. News &amp; World Report</em> has named it “The Best Hospital in Kansas City” and for the third year in a row “The Best Hospital in Kansas.”</p><p>Even better news for the hospital: For the first time, KU was listed in all 12 adult specialties pegged to mortality rates, reputation, safety and other factors.</p><p>“I’m not from Kansas, but I’m so proud to be here,” says KU Hospital President and CEO Bob Page. “I’m on cloud nine.”</p><p>Page says the rankings are a validation of KU’s clinical expertise.</p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:31:58 +0000 Dan Margolies 58920 at http://kcur.org KU Hospital Ranks Among 50 Top-Grossing Nonprofit Hospitals http://kcur.org/post/ku-hospital-ranks-among-50-top-grossing-nonprofit-hospitals <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The University of Kansas Hospital was one of the nation’s top-grossing nonprofit hospitals last year, according to a recent analysis.</span></p><p></p><p>The cost report data, assembled by the American Hospital Directory and cited in a <a href="http://www.beckershospitalreview.com/lists/50-top-grossing-nonprofit-hospitals-2014.html">recent article in Becker’s Hospital Review</a>, showed the KU Hospital billing its public- and private-pay patients $3.96 billion in the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2013.</p><p></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:06:04 +0000 Dave Ranney 58309 at http://kcur.org KU Hospital Ranks Among 50 Top-Grossing Nonprofit Hospitals