Wear jeans on on September 10th to support Kansas' three Children's Miracle Network hospitals. Funds raised stay right here in Kansas and support the following Children's Miracle Network hospitals: KU Medical Center, Kansas City, KS; St. Francis Health Center, Topeka, KS; and Via Christi Hospitals, Wichita, KS.
All it takes is a single dollar to help make a miracle! Consider these medical costs:
One child’s cancer treatment costs $75,000 on average.
One Fetal Heart Monitor is $500
A pediatric wheelchair costs $2,000
One critical care crib costs $10,000 on average.
An MRI of the brain and brainstem to find tumors and other abnormalities costs $16,000.
A bed for a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit averages $41,000; a well-equipped NICU needs 15-20 Beds.
Repairing a heart valve in on child costs $65,000 on average.