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Kansas Centers of Excellence

Congratulations to the following birth centers for achieving the Center of Excellence in Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Education Designation

Citizens Medical Center: 3 participants
Hiawatha Community Hospital: 29 participants
Kansas Midwives Alliance: 11 participants
Menorah Medical Center: 19 participants
Newman Regional Health: 18 participants
Stormont Vail Health: 167 participants
University of Kansas Health System: 163 participants
University of Kansas Health System; St. Francis: 49 participants
Via Christi Hospital, Manhattan: 13 participants
Via Christi Hospital, St. Joseph: 25 participants
Western Plains Medical Center: 10 participants


Kansas is the best place to be born and to be a mother.


To improve Kansas’ maternal and infant health outcomes by assuring quality perinatal care using data-driven, evidence-based practice, and quality improvement processes.

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