About Our Partnerships: Working Together to Support Community Health
Stormont Vail Health has a mission of “Working together to improve the health of our community.” That includes partnerships with other community and health-related organizations, educational institutions, and more.
Who We’re Working With
Baker School of Nursing
The Baker University School of Nursing, Stormont Vail Hospital Campus, offers a Bachelor of Science in nursing program for basic and registered nurse students and a master’s degree in nursing. Both traditional and online programs are available. While course demands are rigorous, the goals of nursing education at Baker University are accomplished in a climate of collaboration and cooperation between faculty and students – a hallmark of the Baker experience with the benefit of an on-site health care environment.
For more information, call (785) 354-5850 or visit the Baker University website.
Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital
Stormont Vail Health partners with the staff of the Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital to provide patients treatment and support in the healing process. Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital, the first free-standing physical rehabilitation hospital in the state, provides physical, occupational and speech therapy services to patients who have had strokes, spinal cord injuries, multiple trauma, hip fractures or joint replacements, head injuries, amputations, work-related accidents, post-surgical recovery, and illness.
Among services Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital offers:
- The NeuroRecovery program designed to restore motor function to individuals who have paralysis, walking disorders, trouble swallowing, or brain dysfunction. Services include AutoAmbulator, Interactive Metronome, Vital Stim, Aquatic Therapy, Anodyne, and NRS. The NeuroRecovery program is designed for those diagnosed with stroke, spinal cord and brain injuries, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s, Cerebral Palsy, Post-Polio, Muscular Dystrophies, Guillain-Barre, and neuropathies.
Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital is accredited through the Joint Commission in Stroke Rehabilitation, Parkinson’s Disease Rehabilitation and Brain Injury Rehabilitation.
Contact Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital at (785) 235-6600 or visit the Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital website.
Children’s Miracle Network
Stormont Vail Hospital joined the Children’s Miracle Network in March 2018. Children’s Miracle Network at Stormont Vail provides funds for purchasing pediatric life-saving equipment, investing in critical community health education, and providing financial relief to countless families with children facing serious health issues. Children’s Miracle Network works with more than 170 hospitals and foundations to improve the lives of sick and injured children. Since 1983, the organization has raised more than $5 billion across the United States and Canada.
For more information, visit the Children’s Miracle Network website.
Manhattan Surgical Hospital
Stormont Vail Health and Manhattan Surgical Hospital partner to provide spine surgery to the Manhattan community. Manhattan Surgical Hospital continually invest in the latest technologies to ensure that your physician and expert team of medical professionals have the tools they need to treat your condition quickly, safely, and cost-effectively. Manhattan Surgical Hospital performs over 10,000 procedures annually in multiple specialties. The hospital has 13 private, in-patient rooms, six operating rooms, four endoscopy suites and a full-service pain management clinic. Additionally, they acquired the Central Kansas Cancer Center to provide the highest level of radiation therapy for the community and opened the Blue River Family Medicine practice.
Contact Manahttan Surgical Hospital at (785) 776-5100 or visit the Manhattan Surgical Hospital website.