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Study: Doctors have it good financially in KC — but male doctors have it better

A new study of physician pay data shows that Kansas City doctors are well-compensated compared to their colleagues in other cities, but the pay gap between male and female doctors locally is bigger than most other cities.

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New apps can record patient's wishes in case of emergency

Companies offer apps to record a video of your emergency medical care wishes. New research suggests that's more effective than written advance directives.
Andy Marso The Kansas City Star
New apps can record patient's wishes in case of emergency 0:36

New apps can record patient's wishes in case of emergency

YMCA hires former Cerner executive: 'I think there’s a lot of great things I can do at the Y.' 1:22

YMCA hires former Cerner executive: 'I think there’s a lot of great things I can do at the Y.'

Unique class trains high school students to become EMTs 2:11

Unique class trains high school students to become EMTs

Giving the gift of life: Teacher donates a kidney to her principal 6:15

Giving the gift of life: Teacher donates a kidney to her principal