Orientation General Information Welcome We welcome individuals who are interested in the various healthcare professions and hope to provide optimal learning opportunities. General Information Private, not-for-profit hospital formed in 1991 Provides the only tertiary level services in the region Licensed for 204 beds Services Provided Cancer Care Center of Health Improvement Family Healthcare Center Hand Care Center High Plains Cardiology High Plains Sports Medicine Center Hospice and Lifeline Imaging Center Joint Care Center DeBakey Heart Institute Bariatric Surgery Neurology Center Pediatric Center Sleep Disorder Center Telemedicine Women’s Center Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery Vision Core Purpose To Help People Be Healthy Core Values Respect * Compassion * Spirituality Trustworthiness * Excellence * Professionalism BHAG-Big Hairy Audacious Goal To be the best Tertiary Care Center in Rural America Vivid Description Patient, Physicians and employers will first think of HaysMed and our regional partners to meet their health care needs. We will provide the best in compassionate care and will help communities understand and improve their health. We support health care as a component of rural life by combining tertiary services in a rural delivery system using primary care physicians, local hospitals and other health care providers. Parking A parking permit is required for all students, individuals doing observation/job shadowing; volunteers/volunteens; physician locum tenens; physician residents • Individuals observing for one day only will not need a parking permit Permits can be obtained from security. Go to security office, located on first floor next to main lobby, immediately upon arriving at the medical center Parking Students; Job Shadowing/Observation Park on the west end of the Center for Health Improvement parking lot Physicians; Physician Residents Designated physician parking, south side of medical center Volunteers/Volunteens Designated Associate Parking Parking Map Dress Code It is the policy of HaysMed to require all individuals who are regularly on HMC grounds providing services or receiving training from HMC, dress in a conservative, professional and business-like manner complying with the following guidelines: Clothes Wear comfortable professional or business casual clothing; If going to be in clinical area – scrubs are appropriate Jeans, T-shirts, sweat shirts, sweat pants, wind suits, backless outfits, or clothing with advertisements on them that cover the chest or back will not be permitted Dress Code Hair, beards, and mustaches must be neatly trimmed and groomed; Shoulder length or longer hair must be pulled back Body Piercing Earrings • • • • Conservative and professional in appearance No more than two earrings in each ear No larger than three-quarters (3/4) of an inch in diameter or length Gauge earrings must be covered. Dress Code No other visible body piercing will be permitted including but not limited to eye brow, nose and belly button jewelry. No lower extremity body jewelry should be visible. Tattoos No visible tattoos will be permitted Fingernails Artificial fingernails or extenders are not allowed Natural nail tips shall be less than ¼ inch long from the tip of the finger Dress Code Footwear Clean, supportive walking shoes, including athletic shoes. Only closed toe shoes are allowed in patient areas In no case are thongs, flip flops or any other similar type shoe allowed Summary We are proud of the services that we provide for our customers at HaysMed and want to offer the best learning opportunities possible. Questions can be directed to the Education Department (785-623-5500) or, in the case of a physician, Medical Staff Services (785-623-5702) Resources HaysMed Policy & Procedure ManagerTM.