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Salina Regional to host HSUS workshop on plant-based food Feb. 25th at 9 a.m.

(February 20, 2020) – Salina Regional Health Center will host a Forward Food Culinary Nutrition Workshop offered by the Humane Society of the United States on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 9 a.m. in the hospital cafeteria dining area. The hospital’s culinary staff will be participating in the workshop, which also is open to the public.
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Salina Regional receives international ‘Baby-Friendly Designation’

(February 14, 2020) – Salina Regional Health Center has been awarded an international Baby-Friendly Designation after a rigorous review process conducted by Baby-Friendly USA, the organization responsible for bestowing this certification in the United States.
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“Pennies from the Heart for the Home with a Heart” campaign for Rebecca A. Morrison House runs through the month of February

(January 31, 2020) – Throughout the month of February the Salina Regional Health Foundation is sponsoring a “Pennies from the Heart for the Home with a Heart” campaign to increase awareness and support for the Rebecca A. Morrison House.
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Salina Regional receives CNOR® Strong designation for third year in a row

(January 21, 2020) – Salina Regional Health Center has earned the Certified Nurse Operating Room (CNOR®) Strong designation from the national Competency and Credentialing Institute for the third year in a row. The CNOR® Strong designation is given to facilities that have at least 50 percent of its eligible operating room nursing staff CNOR® certified.
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Salina Regional Health Center Awarded HFAP Accreditation

(January 14, 2020) – Salina Regional Health Center has been awarded accreditation by HFAP, the nation’s original independent, accreditation program recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Accreditation confirms that Salina Regional is providing high quality care as determined by an independent, external process of evaluation.
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Visitor Restrictions Implemented at Salina Regional Health Center

(January 2, 2020) – In an effort to protect its patients, visitors and employees during influenza season, Salina Regional Health Center implemented visitor restrictions effective today, January 2, 2020, until further notice.
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$3.4 million expansion planned for Salina Health Education Center, home of KU-Salina Schools of Medicine and Nursing

Salina, Kansas (August 21, 2019) – Plans are now underway for a $3.4 million expansion of the Salina Health Education Center, 138 N. Santa Fe Ave., Salina, which serves as the home for the Salina campuses of both the KU School of Medicine and KU School of Nursing.
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Salina Regional Named Exclusive Health Care Provider for KWU

Salina, Kan. – More than 650 students will return to the Kansas Wesleyan University campus in August with their health and well-being in the capable hands of the extensive healthcare providers at Salina Regional Health Center.
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Salina Regional receives Get With The Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus, Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus quality achievement awards

(July 16, 2019) – Salina Regional Health Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus and Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus quality achievement awards. The awards recognize the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines using the latest scientific evidence.
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Grand Opening for Center Street Park Planned June 7

(May 22, 2019) – The Salina Regional Health Foundation invites the public for a grand opening of the new Center Street Park featuring Olivia’s Playground at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 7, at the park’s location at the intersection of Center and Fourth streets in central Salina.
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Robert Freelove, M.D. named Senior Vice President/Chief Medical Officer

(March 21, 2019) Salina Regional Health Center announced that Robert Freelove, M.D. has been named Senior Vice President/Chief Medical Officer for the hospital effective July 15, 2019.
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Inclusive Playground receives Dane G. Hansen Foundation support

(March 13, 2019) – The “All-In, Let’s Play” capital campaign to construct a new inclusive playground at the northeast corner of Fourth and Center streets in central Salina, has received a $5,000 grant from the Dane G. Hansen Foundation, Logan.
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Free colon cancer screening kits available in March

(March 5, 2019) – Statistics say colon cancer is the third-most common cancer found in both men and women. But fortunately colon cancer found early is often highly curable.
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Salina Regional receives CNOR® Strong designation for second year in a row

(February 19, 2019) – Salina Regional Health Center has earned the Certified Nurse Operating Room (CNOR®) Strong designation from the national Competency and Credentialing Institute for the second year in a row. The CNOR® Strong designation is given to facilities that have at least 50 percent of its eligible operating room nursing staff CNOR® certified.
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