St. Rose sleep center undergoes many improvements
Thursday, 1 March 2012
St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center sleep lab patients now have a more comfortable, convenient location for their care and treatment. The Sleep/Wake Disorders Center has moved from the third floor to the second, and is home to new equipment and a new staff member.
CKMC Announces New Direction
Monday, 3 January 2011
New Direction for Central Kansas Medical Center to Focus on Enhanced Outpatient Services
Dr. Bauer joins Great Bend Internists at St. Rose
Friday, 24 June 2011
When Tom Bauer, M.D., gestured toward the window of his new office at Great Bend Internists (GBI), he said: “I was born right over there – right across the street.” He was referring to the original site of St. Rose Hospital on the Dominican Sisters convent grounds.
Irsik named St. Rose administrator
Friday, 29 April 2011
It’s not exactly like coming home for Leanne Irsik but there certainly is a lot that is familiar. She is a Kansas native who is acquainted with some of her new colleagues in the organization she had served for many years. Irsik will officially become the senior vice president/administrator at St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center on May 16. She has been here for a short while and is currently serving as a consultant.
Training for KS EMS providers
Monday, 8 November 2010
The regular joint meetings of local Emergency Medical Services and St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center personnel have morphed into an area-wide series of training courses.
Free evening diabetes classes
Tuesday, 9 November 2010
In response to requests from the public, St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center has scheduled a series of free diabetes meal-planning classes that will be held in the evening. The hospital will kick off the new series Nov. 18 in observance of American Diabetes Month.
Patient shares cancer story on special day
Tuesday, 7 June 2011
When Dennis Martin of Larned was told the next step in his cancer treatment would be radiation, a Heartland Cancer Center (HCC) radiation oncologist understood his hesitation. After all, Martin had already undergone surgery and chemotherapy.
CKMC employees honored at a ‘Transition Ritual’
Thursday, 28 April 2011
The recent “Transition Ritual” at Central Kansas Medical Center focused on change, while recognizing the contributions of all its employees over the years. CKMC will become St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center on Sunday, May 1.
Drive-through flu shots available
Tuesday, 5 October 2010
It’s almost time to roll up that sleeve and stick an arm out the window for the annual drive-though flu-shot event on 10/16.
St. Rose ASC extends orthopedic coverage
Wednesday, 14 July 2010
One of the patient’s injuries in the St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center Emergency Room was a fractured femur that was displaced. In the past, when this type of injury occurred on a weekend, the patient would have been stabilized and transferred to another hospital. No more.
Friday, 1 August 2008
Duane Rouser, left, and Irv Gotsche review assignments in their roles as St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center volunteers. Gotsche has been a volunteer ambassador for 14 years, and Rouser for six. Jim Sickbert (not pictured) joins their team in the main St. Rose ASC lobby on Thursday mornings. The hospital is recruiting additional volunteers.
St. Rose Acquires New and Improved Dexa Scan
Wednesday, 29 June 2011
It has long been one of the quickest, easiest and most precise medical tests around. And now it is even quicker, easier and more precise at St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center.
Treating cases of influenza in the ER
Monday, 8 November 2010
Even though the headlines and newscasts aren’t abuzz with dire warnings about an especially nasty virus, influenza remains a threat. “We have seen a number of cases in our Emergency Room,” said Kelley Newsom, R.N. and infection-control coordinator at St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center . “Some have had to be hospitalized. “We want to minimize these ER visits and hospitalizations,” Newsom continued. “A few simple guidelines provide a common-sense approach to preventing the spread of the flu virus.”
McClaren offers colposcopies at Women’s Health Center
Friday, 27 May 2011
In the past, when Julie McClaren recommended a colposcopy to her patients, she had to refer them to another healthcare provider. Now she can perform the procedure herself.
Improvement projects modernize St. Rose
Tuesday, 13 December 2011
As senior vice president of St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center, Leanne Irsik understands that the facility’s improvement projects can be a bit inconvenient at times. But she also understands that the changes will be well worth the effort.
St. Rose donate outdated respiratory therapy supplies
Wednesday, 14 December 2011
St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center representatives donate outdated respiratory therapy supplies.
First of five diabetes classes set for April 28
Thursday, 28 April 2011
When someone in the family is diagnosed with diabetes, mealtime can either become a problem or an opportunity. Gloria Siefkes and Donna Krug suggest the latter and will be available to offer meal-planning advice at an upcoming free event.
St. Rose urgent care is topic at bike rally
Wednesday, 21 September 2011
Urgent care will be the featured topic when St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center personnel talk with visitors at this weekend’s Big Bend Bike Rally at the Great Bend Expo Complex.
St. Rose ribbon cutting Monday
Friday, 13 May 2011
The event is set for 3 p.m. Monday, May 16 in the main lobby. Refreshments will be served.
Memories Matter helps kids open up
Wednesday, 6 October 2010
Sometimes children think they cannot talk about a loved one who has passed away. They don’t want to upset the adults and, therefore, keep it all bottled up.