Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Crossroads Hospice opens first Kansas location in neighboring Lenexa
By Staff Report
Crossroads Hospice has opened its first Kansas location in Lenexa, at 11150 Thompson Ave.
Since its opening in 1997, Crossroads had been serving Kansas patients from its office in Kansas City, Mo. The Lenexa location serves patients and their families in Johnson, Leavenworth, Wyandotte, Douglas and Miami counties with plans to serve patients in Coffey, Franklin, Linn, Lyon, Osage and Shawnee counties.
Executive Director is John Carney, who joined Crossroads from the Center for Practical Bioethics in Kansas City. According to an announcement from Crossroads, Carney has worked as chief operating officer for the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, at America’s Health Insurance Plans and as president of a regional Kansas hospice company in his hometown of Wichita.