Kansas Connections is an online newsletter filled with news and information about health care in rural Kansas. Articles keep readers up-to-date on what others are doing to strengthen health care in their communities, and showcase benefits of life in a rural area. Articles are posted on an ongoing basis. See the most recent stories below, or jump to the archive page to view past stories.
See all stories in our Provider Spotlight series. Provider Spotlight highlights rural Kansas health care providers.
- How med students who graduated early helped Kansas hospitals cope with COVID-19
Jun 04, 2020 -- KU School of Medicinegraduates received their medical degrees early so they could provide care in wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. In the weeks between early graduation and their residencies, some helped tired doctors and nurses in Liberal, Kansas, any way they could.
- Provider Spotlight: Chris Graber, M.D., Salina, Kansas
Aug 01, 2019 -- Passions take main stage in Salina physician’s life
- We're on a Mission
Jul 16, 2019 -- New program aims to create pipeline for those eager to care for the underserved.
- Serving rural Kansas from an urban center
Oct 30, 2018 -- Cancer center provides top treatments in underserved areas
- Provider Spotlight: Tom Walsh, M.D., Onaga, Kansas
Jul 03, 2018 -- One of a kind. Physician born and raised in Onaga returns and practices medicine for 40 years and counting.
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