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September 22

Walk with a Doc with Latitia Guthals, APRN

8-9AM • Atchison Family YMCA
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November 10

Prenatal Childbirth Class

8AM-1PM • Atchison Hospital

Latest News

John Jacobson receives prestigious Donald A. Wilson Visionary Award

John Jacobson, Atchison Hospital CEO, received the prestigious Donald A. Wilson Visionary Award for 2018 at the Kansas Hospital Association's annual convention on September 6. This award recognizes individuals who have made outstanding, innovative contributions to the health care of their community.

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CARES WOW Quarterly Award Winners Recognized

At Atchison Hospital and Clinics, we provide service and care in a number of ways to our patients, to family members and visitors and yes, even our co-workers. Whether it involves direct patient care, administrative services or hospitality and maintenance services, it is our goal to provide the best experience possible for everyone who walks through the doors of our facility.

Art Unveiling and Appreciation Ceremony for Fast Family

On June 28th, Dr. Robert Fast, along with his cousins David and Kirk, donated a piece of artwork to the Atchison Hospital. The hospital then honored the Fast Family with a plaque for their more than one hundred years of service, sacrifice, and dedication to the Atchison Hospital and the surrounding community.

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Atchison Hospital Employees Tour Children's Mercy Helicopter

On September 11, 2009, Children's Mercy Hospital brought their new state of the art EC145 Helicopter to Atchison Hospital for an introduction, tour, and question and answer segment. The EC145 is the first of its kind in the region, and allows pilots to fly in more restricted and low light conditions.

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Press Releases

Media Contacts

Media inquiries should be made to TC Roberts, Marketing & Development Manager, at (913) 360-5577, or email her at For an urgent matter, please call the main hospital number at 913-367-2131 and ask for an overhead page.

Atchison Hospital regularly distributes press releases about our activities, our strategic initiatives and accomplishments, our patient services upgrades, and our awards and recognition. As well, our local paper, the Atchison Daily Globe usually publishes several articles each year about the hospital


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