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Kansas CityAt Kindred Healthcare, we consider ourselves fortunate to call Kansas City, Missouri one of our homes. Our connection to the area runs deep with facilities in the southern area of Kansas City proper, one in the Northland area of Kansas City and several Gentiva home health locations. As a provider in the area for more than 23 years, Kindred Hospitals of Kansas City strive to be the preferred provider of long-term acute care in the Kansas City metropolitan area.

We have a lengthy history in the city and during the 2+ decades have established relationships with major providers of care throughout the city. Our physician partners are just that – partners in leading the way in which we provide care to our specific patient population. We are a leader in the community in mechanical ventilator weaning and hyperbaric oxygen therapy for wound care.

What makes our facilities unique is the pride that comes from bringing patients back to health and witnessing the joy that it brings to their family and friends. What’s more, combining this pride with the great city of Kansas City makes it easy to see why we have employees who have worked with us for our entire 23-year history in Kansas City.

Kansas City is the largest city in the state of Missouri and the 37th largest city in the country. We are home to the third largest beef capital in the nation and the second largest rail network. Kansas City has been named one of the cheapest big cities to live in by Kansas City also has a proud barbeque tradition and arguably some of the best barbeque restaurants in the country.

More than 50 companies call Kansas City home to their national headquarters, including Garmin, H&R Block, Russell Stover Candies, Sprint, Hallmark, and Cerner. Kansas City has also poised itself as a regional hub for tech startups, which is one of many reasons why Google Fiber strategically positioned itself to launch its broadband internet and cable platform in the Kansas City metro area.

Both Kindred facilities in Kansas City are located near some of the city’s best destinations. For those seeking adventure, Kansas City has a rich sports history. The Chiefs, Royals and Sporting KC all call Kansas City their home, so catching a game couldn’t be easier.

At Kindred, our attention to patient care is one of the reasons we’ve been so successful. Join our team, provide invaluable care, and partake in the exhilaration and countless activities that come with living in Kansas City.



By Kindred Healthcare