The city of Salina has a population of about 47,000 and is located at the crossroads of two major interstates (I-70 and I-135).
Salina offers a 50:50 mix of specialty-to-primary care physicians, and its hospital is a major referral center for patients and critical access hospitals from a wide geographic region. Students in Salina will discover a vibrant and active health care community. More than 120 physicians practice all specialties at the Salina Regional Health Center (SRHC), a 390-bed regional hospital. Students in the schools of Medicine and Nursing receive quality training experiences guided by experienced physicians and nurses.
The Salina Area Chamber of Commerce said it best: "Salina is an affordable place to live featuring low-cost transportation and quality health care. Salina has become a regional employment, retail, medical and hospitality hub for North Central and Central Kansas."
Here's a few other bragging points about our city:
- A growing skilled workforce
- Low crime rates
- Impressive school test scores
- Varied attractions and events
Want more info on what makes Salina a great place to work, study and play? Visit salinakansas.org. Learn more about local businesses, events and opportunities from Salina Downtown, Inc. at salinadowntown.org