Transportation Security Administration officials announced on Friday that KCI has rolled out enhanced security checkpoint measures. The new enhanced electronics screening requires passengers to display all electronic devices larger than a cell phone. Electronics including tablets, laptops, Kindles, and all other electronics now have to be removed from bags and placed in bins for screening by TSA.
Kansas made a number of changes since 2015 meant to make the Medicaid eligibility process more efficient. Advocates for the elderly say the state instead set up a maze that seniors are getting lost in.
Faurecia participated in its first CES in Las Vegas recently. The company also contributed to Byton's new concept vehicle and much more. Faurecia Interior announced on Thursday that it will open a $60 million production facility in Blue Springs that will hire 300 jobs.
Kansas and Missouri have been giving tax incentive deals to companies for years to get them to move a few miles across the state line. The state of Kansas is giving HCA Midwest Health about $3 million in tax breaks to move its headquarters four miles from Kansas City to Overland Park.
Jerry Naster, who owned the since-closed Woodswether Cafe in the West Bottoms and Jerry's at 103rd and State Line Road, came out of retirement in Florida because he wanted to keep working in the Kansas City area. Naster opened Original Cafe at the Rosana Square Shopping Center in Overland Park recently, where he can finally spend his retirement.
During a round table on health care Feb. 9. 2018, at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City, U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill reflected on her mother's reliance on pain medication before she passed away in 2012. McCaskill, a Missouri Democrat, has led an investigation into opioid manufacturers in the Senate.
Nursing homes across the United States routinely give anti-psychotic drugs to residents with dementia to control their behavior, despite regulatory prohibitions on this misuse of drugs as “chemical restraints."
Big new developments are on the drawing boards for Johnson County in 2018. Here are key projects to follow. Brookridge rendering from Curtin Property Co. Mission Trails rendering from Klover Architects.