Clay County Medical Center is a cutting edge, newly renovated medical facility with a comprehensive and community-based outlook on healthcare. We have 3 Obstetrical Suites, 20 Suites for Acute Care or Swing Bed (skilled nursing care) patients, 2 trauma ER rooms, 2 orthopedic operating rooms, a women’s imaging center, 5 rural health clinics located in Clay Center, Clyde, Glasco, Linn and Riley, and much more.
We have nine-board certified M.D.s and five APRNs, including one Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. We offer exceptional and accessible outpatient care from leading physicians and medical specialists in the area. Our Specialty Clinics provide medical services in more than a dozen specialized fields by more than 30 area specialists.
Mark A. Chapman Wellness Center: Promoting health and wellness to the community
Rehabilitation Center: Physical, Speech, and Occupational therapy.
Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab
Community Education: Clinical sites for students, Safe Sitter, and other classes.
Meadowlark Hospice: Providing services in 6 counties.
Retirement Homes & Assisted Living
Clay County Health Department
Health Department Director: Dana Rickley
Address: 820 Spellman Circle, Clay Center, KS 67432
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 12:00pm and 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Phone: (785) 632 - 3193
Fax: (785) 632 - 5849
Breast and Cervical Cancer Program
The Health Department administers a comprehensive Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program (Early Detection Works). With these funds, low-income women have access to life-saving cancer screening services and follow-up care, including cancer treatment if that should be needed.
The mission of the Emergency Preparedness Section is to prepare the health department staff to respond to public health emergencies, to collaborate with local, regional, and state emergency response partners, to educate the public, and to provide rapid detection and intervention of public health diseases and emergencies.
The Family Planning program provides confidential preventative and reproductive health care services for women and men.
Healthy Start Home Visitor Program
The Universal Home Visitor program is free and provides a home visit to expectant and new parents in Clay County.
Immunizations & Vaccinations
The Immunization Program is committed to keeping Clay County free of vaccine preventable diseases. This includes COVID-19 vaccine and boosters.
Gain an understanding of information regarding influenza in Clay County.
Women, Infants & Children (WIC)
The WIC Program provides supplemental nutrition, breastfeed information and other resources for pregnant, breastfeeding or postpartum women, infants and children up to age 5 who have a medical or nutritional need.
Foot Care is offered to our residents 60 years of age or older within the County by appointment. The service includes soaking, assessment of the feet and trimming nails. Call 785-632-3193 with any questions or to schedule an appointment.
Maternal and Child Health
The Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Program serves a key role in the provision of maternal and child health services in Kansas. The program’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of the nation’s mothers, infants, children and youth, including those with special health care needs, and their families. MCH programs promote the development of local systems of health care and target six population health domains: 1. Pregnant women 2. Perinatal/Infant Health: less than age 1 3. Child Health: 1 through 11 years of age 4. Adolescent Health: 12 through 21 years of age