Governor Laura Kelly Celebrates New AdventHealth South Overland Park Hospital
Governor Laura Kelly yesterday celebrated the grand opening of AdventHealth South Overland Park Hospital, the first new full-service subway hospital in Kansas City in 15 years.
“I would like to thank AdventHealth for anticipating and responding to the increased need for health care in this area”, Governor Kelly said. “My administration will continue to work with our hospitals during the pandemic and beyond to ensure they have what they need to provide quality health services to the Kansans. “
The 193,000 square foot addition to Bluhawk’s development was designed to provide patients with access to a full range of medical and emergency services when it opens in early October 2021. The addition includes a center birth, surgical services, intensive care unit, heart care and more.
“Our patients have demonstrated a clear need for expanded services in Southern Johnson County and surrounding communities, and we are delighted to provide them with our holistic approach to care.” Alan Verrill, MD, general manager of AdventHealth South Overland Park, said. “Our facilities and staff offer much more than medication by caring for the body, mind and spirit of our patients and we are proud to have the opportunity to provide this care in a beautiful, high-quality facility. quality.
The photos below from today’s event are available to media: