Retire in Kansas City

Health and Safety

Get health and safety information on Kansas City.

Healthcare Overview

Number of ranked counties in state: 101

County Rank Within State

Health Outcomes:

101

Health Factors:

101

Health Behaviors:

101

Quality of Life:

101

Clinical Care:

89

Percentile Within State

Health Outcomes:

0%

Health Factors:

0%

Health Behaviors:

0%

Quality of Life:

0%

Clinical Care:

12%

Source: County Health Rankings

Providers

# of Primary Care Physicians: 68
Number of residents per primary care physician: 2359:1
State average number of residents per primary care physician: 1:1
# of Dentists: 67
Number of residents per dentist: 2412:1
State average number of residents per dentist: 1:1
# of Mental Health Providers: 204
Number of residents per mental health provider: 792:1
State average number of residents per mental health provider: 550:1

Hospitals

# of hospitals within 25 miles: 24

Average ER Wait Time: 46 minutes
National Average ER Wait Time:24 minutes

Sample hospitals

Joint Comm Accreditation
# of beds
ER Services
ER Wait Time (in minutes)

Nursing Homes

Nursing homes within 25 miles:

90

13

13

14

21

25

Percentage with 4 or 5 stars

29%

Costs

Healthcare Type

Monthly Cost
State Median Cost
Projected Montly Cost (20 years from now)
Homemaker services:
$ 3,909
$ 3,813
$ 7,060
Home Health Aide:
$ 3,909
$ 3,861
$ 7,060
Adult Day Health Care:
$ 1,733
$ 1,625
$ 3,130
Private, 1br assisted living:
$ 7,195
$ 3,863
$ 12,995
Nursing Home, Semi-private Room:
$ 6,266
$ 5,201
$ 11,317
Nursing Home, Private Room:
$ 7,422
$ 13,405
$ 13,405

Source: Genworth Financial

Safety

  • Area
  • National Average

Hurricane Risk

1

Tornado Risk

4

Wildfire Risk

1

Earthquake Risk

1

Nuclear Reactor Within 20 Miles

No

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