Special Nursing Services

785-623-5254 (Phone)
785-623-5152 (Fax)
2220 Canterbury Drive
Hays, KS 67601 | Directions

 

Business Hours: 7am-7pm, seven days a week including holidays

Appointments by calling SNS.  Walk in appointments also accepted

Special Nursing Services is a specialized unit of HaysMed, part of The University of Kansas Health System,  that provides outpatient care seven days a week.  Our staff is composed of BSN RN’s who have experience in Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Myasthenia Gravis, Optic Neuritis, Crohn’s Disease, Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) as well as many other debilitating diseases.  We strive to offer a wide range of services while providing a high standard of care to our patients by staying up to date with the latest care, medications and therapies. SNS is designed for patients who do not need to be hospitalized or don’t qualify for home health services but still require daily treatments

Treatments provided in Special Nursing Services include:

  • Catheter Insertion Non-Indwelling (Straight Cath)
  • Catheter Insertion Indwelling (Foley Cath)
  • IV Immunoglobulin
  • Therapeutic Phlebotomy
  • Central Line Management
  • PICC and Midline Insertion (Care and Removal)
  • Blood Draw off Port -A -Cath (Maintenance)
  • Chemo Hormonal Anti-Neoplastic SQ or IM (Lupron and Zoledex)
  • Chemo Non Hormonal Anti-Neoplastic SQ or IM (Methotrexate IM)
  • Epogen (Procrit), Neupogen, Neulasta
  • Vitamin Deficiency Injections, Iron Therapy
  • Inflectra, Tysabri, Gilenya, Benlysta, Entyvio
  • Zometa, Reclast, Boniva
  • Administration of Blood Products/Hemophilia Factors
  • Wound Care Procedures and Dressing Changes
  • Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Dressing Changes
  • IV Cardiac Support Therapy
  • Anticoagulant Therapy
  • Migraine Treatment, Antiemetic Therapy
  • IV Steroids
  • IV/IM Antibiotics, Antifungal and Antiviral therapies
  • Intravenous Hydration and Electrolyte Replacement
  • Bladder Scanning
  • We will assist your physician with the following procedures: Thoracentesis, Paracentesis, Lumbar puncture
  • And more…

Staff: 

Director:  Joyce Mattison, RN, MSN

Full Time Staff:
Janine Kisner, RN, SNS Supervisor
Mandy Leiker, RN
Ann Arnold, RN
Lea Staab, RN
Sandi Schmidt, RN
Dennie Griffin, RN Vascular Access
Jay Alexander, RN Vascular Access

Part Time Staff:
Andrea Legleiter, RN Vascular Access
Heidi Gohl, RN Vascular Access
Sheri Hein, RN Vascular Access
Aminda Brunner, RN Vascular Access