Acute Nursing

Contact Information

Jan Kemmerer, RN
Director of Nursing
400 W. 8th
P.O. Box 399
Beloit, KS 67420
Fax: 785-738-9503

The nursing department includes four separate units:

Emergency/Outpatient Department
Intensive Care Unit

Staff includes registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, nurse aides, and unit secretaries. All registered nurses and some licensed practical nurses are certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support.

Included in these four areas are the following services:

Specialized care for post-surgical and orthopedic rehabilitation patients, and medical patients, cardiac/telemetry patients, and infectious patients is provided in this area.
Emergency/Outpatient Department
Intensive Care Unit
Surgery/Recovery Room
Swing Bed provides care for patients, who no longer need acute hospital services, but require specialized rehabilitative or restorative services for their complex medical problems.

Medical-Surgical Wing

The Med Surg Wing has been newly remodeled to provide all private rooms, bathrooms and individual room temperature control.

Observation Unit

The 4 bed unit provides 2 semi private rooms for those patients requiring a short stay of 24 - 48 hours or until a definite diagnosis and plan of treatment is determined.