Sep 30, 2021 12:05 PM

CCMC: Glasco Family Physicians to open in November

Posted Sep 30, 2021 12:05 PM

GLASCO - With the opening of Glasco Family Physicians in November, local healthcare will return to Glasco for the first time in 15 years.

Construction of the new clinic is now complete. This new, state-of-the-art, primary care clinic in Glasco is scheduled to open on Nov. 2, and is located at 302 E. First Street.

<b>Dr. Eric Anderson.</b> Photo courtesy CCMC
Dr. Eric Anderson. Photo courtesy CCMC

Dr. Eric Anderson and Kay Cummins, FNP-C, will be the new medical providers serving the communities within Mitchell County and Cloud County.

Anderson is a board-certified family practice physician who specializes in family medicine, obstetrics, and pediatrics. He completed his residency at Via Christi Family Medicine Residency Program - Wichita, his Medical Degree at the University of Kansas School of Medicine - Wichita, and his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at Emporia State University.

Cummins received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Wichita State University and her Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) from Fort Hays State University. She completed her Master of Science in Education degree from Kansas State University. Cummins has spent more than 20 years working in a rural healthcare setting. This included rural health clinics, hospitals, and providing coverage in rural ER’s.

This new primary care clinic has two modern exam rooms and an in-house laboratory. The building is fully handicap-accessible and has been designed to meet the current healthcare needs of the surrounding communities. The clinic will be open on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday. Same day and walk-in appointments are encouraged. To schedule an appointment, please call (785) 568-2500.

Glasco Family Physicians is affiliated with Clay County Medical Center, a Top 20 Critical Access Hospital in the United States.

“High quality medical care is our first priority,” said Austin Gillard, CEO of CCMC. “Whether you are an expecting mother, need your annual preventative checkup, or looking for specialized care, our entire team is ready to meet your needs. There is a reason we are ranked nationally in patient quality, patient outcomes, patient perspective, and overall cost to our patients. Come visit us in Glasco, you will see and experience the difference.”

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