NF Clinic at Children's Mercy Accepted as a Member of the Children’s Tumor Foundation NF Clinic Network
We are excited to announce that our neurofibromatosis (NF) clinic at Children's Mercy is a member of the Children’s Tumor Foundation NF Clinic Network. Children’s Tumor Foundation (CTF) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by neurofibromatosis. CTF recognizes clinics that provide comprehensive medical care to individuals with NF; foster patient education; and encourage participation in research. For more information, go to www.ctf.org.
For more information about the Comprehensive Neurofibromatosis Specialty Clinic at Children's Mercy, visit https://www.ctf.org/understanding-nf/clinic/childrens-mercy-hospital.
Children’s Mercy Kansas City is ranked as one of “America's Best Children's Hospitals” in nine specialties rated by U.S. News & World Report and has received MagnetTM recognition for excellence in nursing services five consecutive times. With 386 licensed beds and a medical staff of more than 750 pediatric subspecialists, we care for children from all 50 states and from around the world. In addition, our leadership in pediatric genomic medicine and individualized pediatric therapeutics is driving research and innovation in neonatology, nephrology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, neurology, heart, cancer and other subspecialties to transform outcomes for children. Children’s Mercy also is nationally recognized for innovation in psychosocial care and creating a family-centered environment focused on the unique needs of hospitalized children and their families. Our love for children powers everything we do, inspiring our research, innovations and our everyday care. Because love has no limits. And with it, neither do we.