Abilene Memorial Health System
Memorial Health System
“People You Know, Caring For People You Love.”
Memorial Health System provides quality care through its affiliates. Those affiliates are Memorial Hospital, Village Manor, Home Health and Hospice ofDickinson County, Impact Sports and Fitness, Frontier Estates, Pain Clinic and the Heartland Health Care Clinic.
Memorial Hospital is located at 511 NE 10th Street in Abilene, KS.
We are a modern and well-equipped critical access hospital with a high degree of sophistication in diagnostic equipment, technology and personnel.
Memorial Hospital prides itself on the quality patient care it provides in both outpatient services and inpatient services.
The excellent medical staff combined with a dedicated and skilled hospital staff assures delivery of high quality health care in a compassionate individualized manner. The Emergency Entrance is located on the west side of the building off Brown Street.
Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners provide 24-hour emergency care in Memorial’s Emergency Department.
Registered nurses who have advanced training in life support and trauma care give round-the-clock emergency nursing care.
The family-centered childbirth unit offers many amenities including epidural services, childbirth education classes, candlelight dinner, and picture birth announcement in the newspaper, baby’s first picture, car seat program, and the Books for Babies program.
SKILLED NURSING SWING-BED PROGRAM
Memorial offers skilled nursing care through a Swing Bed Program to provide transitional care for patients who may require a range of non-acute services from skilled to intermediate care.
The hospital supports a modern diagnostic lab. State-of-the-art equipment enables a large number of automated tests to be run with a short response time.
A full range of diagnostic radiological services including x-ray, mammography, CT scan, MRI, ultrasound, non-invasive ultrasound, nuclear medicine, bone density, and fluoroscopy.
Physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy are provided through Memorial Hospital’s rehabilitation service. Evaluations and appropriate treatment programs are designed to restore patients to their highest level of functioning.
Cardiopulmonary services include diagnostic testing, therapeutic procedures and patient and family education.
Memorial Health System provides complete healthcare through the following ancillary services
This geriatric behavioral health unit is located on the third floor of Memorial Hospital. It is renowned throughout the area for providing quality care in servicing the unique needs of the elderly population. Physicians refer patients; care facilities, mental health center, psychologists, agencies serving the elderly, or the individual’s family.
Patients arriving for inpatient or outpatient services will first stop at the patient registration desk. Patients needing to pre-register for outpatient services can do so easily by calling 785-263-6660.
Memorial Hospital provides outpatient clinics offering specialized physician services on a regular basis. Appointments are scheduled through the local family physician.
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Visits other than during these normal visiting hours need to be approved by a nurse at the nurse’s station.
Children ages seven through twelve years are allowed with adult supervision. Children six and under are permitted in the family-centered childbirth unit if they are members of the immediate family of the new mother and baby. Younger children are also allowed to visit a terminally ill patient.
Many departments of the hospital offer wellness programs. Some of the groups that meet are:
Better Breathing Club
Volunteers serve the hospital, patients, and community in many areas. The volunteer programs available are Memorial Hospital Volunteer Corps; Youth Volunteers; Chaplaincy Program; The Red Cross Gray Ladies, Hospice Volunteers, and Village Manor Volunteers.
This senior care facility is located at 705 N. Brady operates as an 81 bed facility. Village Manor follows a patient-centered care philosophy which involves the patient and family members in care planning and offers residents choices in their daily living. There is dementia, skilled, long-term, and short-term recovery care, therapy services, and engaging activities. Call for a tour and experience the difference at Village Manor.
HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE OF DICKINSON COUNTY
The physician and a team of professionals work together to develop a care program to meet patient needs in the comfort of the home environment. Home Health services include: skilled nursing, rehabilitation therapy, aide services, Lifeline emergency response system, and dietary consultation. and social services, and Hospice. Hospice services are provided where the patient lives by a team of professionals working together.
IMPACT SPORTS AND FITNESS
A complete, modern, family fitness facility is located at 418 N. Broadway. It Abilene’s full–service fitness center offers cardiovascular equipment, nautilus and free weights, fitness classes, walking track, and tanning massage therapy. Staff are always on duty to offer assistance as needed.
HEARTLAND HEALTH CARE CLINIC
The physicians and midlevel practitioners at Heartland Health Care Clinic offer family medicine, obstetrics, sick and well pediatric care, women’s health services, acute care, geriatric care, immunizations, general surgery, and other family medicine services. The number one priority is to provide patients with the highest quality care conveniently close to home.
Memorial Hospital Heartland Health Care Clinic offers the following specialty outreach clinics
Frontier Estates is a 60-unit independent-living apartment facility for those over age 62 or with disabilities. It is located three blocks from the heart of downtown within walking distance of shopping, restaurants, churches, and many downtown Abilene business establishments. Frontier Estates is a Housing and Urban Development Project managed by Memorial Health System.
LEARN & GROW CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER
Complete Childcare Services for Infant through Preschool age children. Also available after school and summer program care for children kindergarten to 12 years of age. Hours: 6:30 am-6:00 pm. Monday – Friday. Phone (785) 263-6645. Address: 1003 N. Brady, Abilene, KS 67410.
MEMORIAL HEALTH SYSTEM PHONE NUMBERS
Memorial Hospital Information:
Memorial Hospital Outpatient Scheduling:
Memorial Hospital Rehabilitation Services:
Memorial Hospital ROSE Unit:
Impact Sports and Fitness:
Heartland Health Care Clinic:
Home Health and Hospice of Dickinson County:
To fill out our online application please visit: https://www.mhsks.org/MemorialHospital/employment.html
Resumes should be emailed to: Employment@mhsks.org
It is the policy of Memorial Health System to select employees on the basis of their qualifications to fulfill established job openings. No person will be unlawfully discriminated against in employment, placement, or promotion because of religion, race, color, national origin, sex, age, or handicap.