Family Physician Comes to Hesston

Newton Medical Center (NMC) announces the addition of family physician Chris Stanley, MD. Dr. Stanley will join Mid Kansas Family Practice, the health system’s primary care clinic in Hesston. “Dr. Stanley will be a great addition to our team at Mid Kansas Family Practice,” said Alex Haines, vice president of clinic operations. “With his extensive […]

NMC Receives Outstanding Patient Experience Award for Third Consecutive Year

Newton Medical Center (NMC) announced today it has received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ from Healthgrades® for the third consecutive year. This distinction places NMC among the top 15 percent of hospitals nationwide for patient experience, according to Healthgrades, the leading online resource for information about physicians and hospitals. In 2019, NMC ranked among the top 5 […]

NMC Recognized as a 2019 Top 100 Rural & Community Hospital

Newton Medical Center has been named one of the Top 100 Rural & Community Hospitals in the United States by The Chartis Center for Rural Health. Regarded as one of the industry’s most significant designations of performance excellence, the annual Top 100 Rural & Community Hospitals award is based upon the results of the Hospital […]

Newton Medical Center Partners with Shriners Hospitals for Children as Telehealth Location; First in Kansas

Newton Medical Center (NMC) announces a partnership with Shriners Hospitals for Children of St. Louis, Missouri, to provide children and local families with increased access to their specialists at the pediatric specialty care hospital. As a new telehealth location for Shriners, NMC will provide an opportunity for patients in Kansas and beyond to receive consultations […]

NMC Commits to Addressing Opioid Epidemic

In the wake of continued concerns surrounding opioid use and abuse and pain management, Newton Medical Center (NMC) announced today its commitment to addressing the growing epidemic. Following a multi-month effort to evaluate current processes and procedures, NMC issued a joint position statement of its Board, Medical Staff and Administration that focuses on three key […]

Newton Medical Center Welcomes Shelly Conrady as Director of Marketing

NMC has named Shelly Conrady as director of marketing and communications. Conrady will oversee NMC’s marketing and public relations efforts, including website and social media platforms. “I’ve had the privilege of working with Shelly over the past few years on various projects,” explains Todd Tangeman, NMC chief operating officer. “She comes to us as an […]

NMC Welcomes First Baby of 2019

Newton Medical Center welcomed baby girl Melanie as the first baby born at the hospital in the new year. Baby Melanie, originally due on January 7, arrived at 7:35 a.m. on January 2. She weighed in at seven pounds, twelve ounces, and measured 20 inches long. The hospital presented Melanie’s family with a gift basket […]

NMC Announces New Vision Statement

Newton Medical Center (NMC) announced today that the organization will have a new vision statement – to improve health. Over the past few years, NMC has focused not only on initiatives within the organization, but on impacting health and well-being in the community. This is seen through NMC’s partnership with the Newton YMCA, the Convenient […]

Wichita Primary Care Clinic Joins Newton Medical Center Family

Newton Medical Center (NMC) is excited to announce that the Wichita primary care clinic, North Amidon Family Physicians, will begin operating as an NMC primary care clinic on March 1, 2019. The move comes as current owners, Drs. Maureen Roos and David Wall, retire after 40 years of practicing medicine. “For the past few years, […]