“Salina Surgical Hospital’s Mission is to provide the highest quality healthcare services at a reasonable cost using modern, state-of-the-art technology in a friendly and caring environment by highly-skilled, compassionate staff in an effort to serve the people of Salina and its surrounding communities.”
Patients find our setting a pleasant place to have elective surgery, because the facility provides for:
A simplified admitting process which is designed around their special needs.
Family involvement during the pre-operative waiting and post-operative recovery periods.
Patients recover in the comfort of their own home for Day-Surgery and private rooms for recovery of those patients needing a longer recovery period.
Clinical staff chosen for their warmth and interpersonal skills
Intimate, personalized environment
Comfortable, relaxed, homelike recovery care area
Inpatient Nurse to Patient staffing ratio is 1 nurse to 4 patients or better (national average is 1:6 or greater).
Nursing staff levels remain constant with a 99% retention rate.
The Average nursing experience is over 20 years.
Procedures Yearly Average...
Averaging over 8,000 inpatient and/or outpatient procedures annually.
Patient Survey 2008...
100% of the respondents would recommend Salina Surgical Hospital to a family or friend.
The overall patient satisfaction was 98%.
Salina Surgical Hospital is jointly owned by Salina Regional Health Center (50%) and a group of local, community involved physicians. SSH meets the definition of a “physician owned’ hospital under 42 CFR 489.3.