• Norton County Hospital

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    About Us

    Norton County Hospital is a 25-bed critical access hospital and Level IV trauma center, and along with the Norton Medical Clinic, provides medical services for residents in Norton County and surrounding northwest Kansas and southwest Nebraska communities. We have 120 dedicated and skilled employees to assist our medical providers in all levels of inpatient care, a full range of outpatient ancillary services and several visiting physician specialty clinics. Our mission is to meet the evolving health care needs of our region and provide an exceptional staff and patient experience to empower health and wellness at any stage of life.

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    We wear red to support Heart Month in February.
    Our lab team plays a crucial role at the hospital.
    We wear blue to support Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month in March.
    Staff pose at Holiday Open House.
    Stop the Bleed is an important program offered to the community.
    Free car seat checks are provided by certified hospital staff.
    Soup cook-offs are among the activities of the Employee Committee.
    Radiology staff show support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month and highlight mammography.
    Physical Therapy plays an important role in patient rehabilitation.
    School sports physicals are provided at no cost by our medical staff.
    School sports physicals are provided at no cost by our medical staff.
    We have on average 1,800 emergency visits each year.
    Our nurse practitioner talks with a patient in the medical clinic.
    Our nursing staff is ready to greet you with a smile and provide you with excellent care.
    We have a nurse anesthetist on staff who assists with various surgeries and procedures.
    The Laundry department processes approximately 70,000-90,000 pounds of linen yearly.
    Our communications director accepts a state award for the foundation's annual report.
    Many classes are provided to the community, such as this taping class for local teachers and coaches.
    Cardiac rehab helps patients after heart problems or surgery.
    Labor and Delivery is one of the hospital's departments, and nurses are constantly training.

    Jobs

    RN - Night Shift Full Time
    Category: Nursing / Caregiving
    NORTON COUNTY HOSPITAL has a full-time career opportunity for an RN to join our healthcare team.  This position is 12-hour night shifts, with rotating weekends and holiday schedule.  This position will work with acute, skilled and intermediate levels of patient care as well as in labor and delivery.  NCH offers competitive salaries with benefit package including Paid Time Off, BCBS health ...read more
    Contact:
    Phone:(785) 877-3351
    Fax:(785) 874-4899
    Medical Laboratory Technologist
    Category: Healthcare
    Norton County Hospital has a full-time employment opportunity for a Medical Technologist in our Laboratory department.  Applicant should be an MT or MLT with an ASCP certification or eligible for certification.  New graduates are encouraged to apply.  Normal schedule is 36-40 hours per week with rotating on-call schedule for nights, weekends and holidays.  Applicant must be organized, ...read more
    Contact:
    Phone:(785) 877-3351
    Fax:(785) 874-4899
    Housekeeping - FT or PT
    Category: Housekeeping/Custodian
    Norton County Hospital has a full-time or part-time employment opportunity in our Environmental Services department. Environmental Services staff are responsible for cleaning all areas of the hospital, clinic and facilities. The full-time position is scheduled 8-hour shifts and has rotating weekend and holiday schedules which include differential pay. Shift start times will vary based on duties ...read more
    Contact:
    Phone:(785) 877-3351
    Fax:(785) 874-4899
    Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker
    Category: Human Resources
    Norton County Hospital has an immediate, full-time career opportunity for a Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker (LSCSW). The LSCSW will provide quality clinical behavioral health services including comprehensive diagnostic behavioral health assessments, interventions, education, advocacy, referrals and consultations primarily for patients of Norton Medical Clinic. Candidate will also ...read more
    Contact:
    Phone:(785) 877-3351
    Fax:(785) 874-4899
    RN and CNA - PRN Shifts
    Category: Nursing / Caregiving
    NORTON COUNTY HOSPITAL has PRN positions available for RNs and CNAs to join our healthcare team.  The PRN assignments would be a variety of 12-hour nursing shifts.  This is an excellent opportunity to work in a progressive, rural hospital.Applications can be picked up at the Hospital Admissions Desk, requested by email from shempler@ntcohosp.com, or printed from our website’s Employment ...read more
    Contact:
    Phone:(785) 877-3351
    Fax:(785) 874-4899
    Clinic RN or LPN - Full Time
    Category: Healthcare
    Norton County Hospital has a full-time position for an RN or LPN in our Norton Medical Clinic.  The position will be full-time Monday through Friday, with 8-10 hours daily between 8am and 6pm, and will participate in the Saturday morning schedule rotation, no holidays.  NCH offers competitive pay and opportunity to advance.  Our benefit package includes Paid Time Off, BCBS health insurance, other ...read more
    Contact:
    Phone:(785) 877-3351
    Fax:(785) 874-4899
    Clinic CNA or Certified Medical Assistant - Full Time
    Category: Nursing / Caregiving
    Norton County Hospital has a full-time position available for a CNA or Certified Medical Assistant in the Norton Medical Clinic.  Primary responsibilities include assisting providers, collecting vital statistics and reason for patient visit, and maintaining the electronic medical record for patients.  Opportunity for on-the-job training as a Scribe as well.  Normal schedule is Monday-Friday during ...read more
    Contact:
    Phone:(785) 877-3351
    Fax:(785) 874-4899
    LPN-IV Certified - Full Time Night Shift
    Category: Nursing / Caregiving
    Norton County Hospital has a full time opportunity available for an IV certified LPN to join our healthcare team.  The IV certification class will be provided to the successful candidate if needed.  This position is 12-hour night shifts, with rotating weekends and holiday schedule.  This position will work with acute, skilled, and intermediate levels of patient care.  The NCH benefit package ...read more
    Contact:
    Phone:(785) 877-3351
    Fax:(785) 874-4899
    Sonographer - Full Time
    Category: Miscellaneous
    Norton County Hospital has a full-time career opportunity for a Sonographer. Candidate must be ARDMS registered or eligible for registry. New graduates welcome to apply. Prefer strong OB/GYN sonography abilities, as well as RVT and RDCS registered or eligible for registry. Great opportunity to work in the Radiology department which offers general radiology, CT, ultrasound and mammography. ...read more
    Contact:
    Phone:(785) 877-3351
    Fax:(785) 874-4899
    Hospital Maintenance - Full Time
    Category: Construction, Installation and Mechanical
    Norton County Hospital has an employment opportunity for a full time Maintenance staff in our Engineering Department.   This position assists with grounds keeping, maintenance, upkeep and repair of the building.  On-the-job training is provided in areas such as climate control, plumbing, water, natural gas, electrical, mechanical, medical gas, communications, carpentry, painting, plastering, ...read more
    Contact:
    Phone:(785) 877-3351
    Fax:(785) 874-4899
    Surgery Scrub Technologist/Operating Room Technician - full time
    Category: Healthcare
    Norton County Hospital has a full time employment opportunity for a Scrub Tech/Operating Room Technician.  Previous healthcare experience preferred and training is available for this position.  Primary responsibilities for Operating Room Technician include but not limited to assisting with pre-operative cleaning of surgery equipment, assisting with cleaning and preparing operating room between ...read more
    Contact:
    Phone:(785) 877-3351
    Fax:(785) 874-4899
    Grant Coordinator - Part Time (Full Time potential)
    Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
    Norton County Hospital has a career opportunity for a Grant Coordinator. The part-time position is funded by the Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways to a Healthy Kansas program, which is aimed at improving healthy lifestyles and creating healthy places using a community-wide approach. Norton County was selected as one of the designated Pathways communities in 2020, which allows for the creation and ...read more
    Contact:
    Phone:(785) 877-3351
    Fax:(785) 874-4899
    Medical Coder
    Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
    Norton County Hospital has a full-time, on-site employment opportunity for a Medical Coder.  The schedule for this position is Monday-Friday, 40 hours per week.  Must be detail-oriented, a team player, self-motivated, and have excellent communication and computer skills. Qualified applicate must have high school diploma/GED.  Training is available to this position.  Preferred qualifications ...read more
    Contact:
    Phone:(785) 877-3351
    Fax:(785) 874-4899
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  • Norton Highlights

    Sept. 2017: TRAVELING KANSAS is a local production from Smoky Hills Public Television that highlights communities, people and attractions across the state. This episode explores the past and present with a spotlight on the restoration of several historic buildings in Norton and the economic development efforts throughout the county.

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  • Member Spotlight

    Valley Hope of Norton (Founded in 1967) With a 50-year legacy of helping thousands of patients and families, Valley Hope is nationally-known as a trusted provider of addiction treatment and recovery support. Founded in Norton in 1967, Valley Hope provides patient-centered, compassionate treatment to people and families impacted by drug and alcohol addiction. Valley Hope’s residential treatment program includes safe, medically-monitored detoxification from drugs and alcohol, healing therapies, addiction education, family care, relapse prevention planning and long-term recovery strategies. If you or someone you know is struggling with drugs or alcohol, get help 24/7 by calling for a free, confidential assessment. Learn more about addiction, treatment and recovery by calling 1-800-544-5101 or visit https://valleyhope.org

     

     

     

     

  • News Releases

  • Click here for the latest issue of the LENORA MERIDIAN 

    MEDIA RELEASE: Governor Laura Kelly Relocates Tourism to the Kansas Department of Commerce to Spur Economic Growth

    Norton County Community Foundation Awards $2,500 in March Grant Cycle PRESS RELEASE

    Norton County Community Foundation Announces Winter Exhibition in the Gloria A Nelson Cultural Arts Center PRESS RELEASE     

    Norton County Entities Receive $1.3 Million in COVID -Relief Funding PRESS RELEASE

    Norton County Community Foundation Raised Nearly $167,000 December 2020 PRESS RELEASE

    Norton County Hospital Recognized in Statewide Competition PRESS RELEASE