Colby and Megan Garrelts opened their first Rye restaurant in Leawood in late 2012 and are now bringing the concept to the Country Club Plaza. Rye features their chef-driven take on the Midwestern dishes they grew up on.
The old Savoy Hotel at 9th and Central streets has undergone a $50 million transformation and is reopening as the 21c Museum Hotel Kansas City. The boutique hotel features 120 rooms, a contemporary art museum and a chef-driven restaurant.
Savoy's Executive Chef Joe West and his team bring the old and new worlds together in a menu that pays homage to the Savoy's heyday, while also showing they are here to be creative and have fun. The Savoy is located at 219 W. Ninth Street.
KU Med researcher Jared Grantham and Kansas City businessman Joseph Bruening teamed up to found the PKD Foundation in 1982. The Foundation helped develop the first drug to treat PKD, Jynarque, which was approved in April.
Surgeons at Research Medical Center completed a four-kidney transplant chain last week. It was the largest chain in the 36-year history of the hospital’s transplant program and second-largest in Kansas City.
Julie Roth, an Overland Park attorney who specializes in medical privacy law compliance, talks about the importance of encrypting patient information when it is transmitted by pager, email or other electronic method.
Whether health information is stored on paper or electronically, patients have the right to keep it private, the right to get a copy of their records, to request to make a change to those records, and to know how that information is used and shared.