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Rural Preceptorship

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Kansas counties offering preceptorships (PDF)

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Emporia, Kansas
Newman Regional Health
620-343-6800

Distance 75 miles northeast of Wichita
Preceptor Scott A. Smiley, M.D. (Ambulatory Care only)
Population 24,868
Number of Beds 42
Number of Staff Physicians 33
Housing Hospital housing available on first-come, first-served basis

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Great Bend, Kansas
Great Bend Regional Hospital (Inpatient & Outpatient):
620-792-8833

Distance 110 miles northwest of Wichita
Preceptors James McReynolds, M.D.
Population 15,652
Number of Beds 33
Number of Staff Physicians 64
Housing No housing provided

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Hays, Kansas
Hays Medical Center
800-248-0073

Distance 175 miles northwest of Wichita
Preceptors Gilbert-Roy B. Kamoga, M.D.; Shannon Custer, M.D.
Population 20,360
Number of Beds 206
Number of Staff Physicians 70
Housing Hospital room provided

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Hoisington, Kansas
Clara Barton Hospital
620-653-2114

Distance 128 miles northwest of Wichita
Preceptors Nathan Knackstedt, D.O.
Population 2,700
Number of Beds 23
Number of Staff Physicians 3
Housing Furnished apartment

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Manhattan, Kansas
Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan
785-776-3322

Distance 133 miles northeast of Wichita
Preceptors Segen Chase, M.D.; Matthew Floersch, M.D.
Population 52,836
Number of Beds 150
Number of Staff Physicians 129
Housing No housing provided

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Parsons, Kansas
Labette Health
620-421-4881

Distance 130 miles east of Wichita
Preceptors Ben Legler, M.D., Med/Peds
Population 11,000
Number of Beds 99
Number of Staff Physicians 53
Housing Housing provided

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Pittsburg, Kansas
Via Christi Hospital - Pittsburg
316-231-6100

Distance 175 miles southeast of Wichita
Preceptors Julie Stewart, M.D.; Mindy Garner, D.O.
Population 20,270
Number of Beds 99
Number of Staff Physicians 60
Housing Apartment provided

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Salina, Kansas
Salina Regional Health Center
785-452-7000

Distance 90 miles north of Wichita
Preceptors Henry Reed, M.D.
Population 46,180
Number of Beds 222
Number of Staff Physicians 136
Housing Apartment provided

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Last modified: Feb 21, 2019
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