Welcome To Citizens Medical Center, Inc


Citizens Medical Center Admissions

Thanksgiving Day CLOSED
Day After Thanksgiving Open 7am - 2pm
Christmas Eve Open 7am - 12pm
Christmas Day CLOSED
New Years Eve Open 7am - 4pm
New Years Day CLOSED

Family Center for Health Care

Thanksgiving Day CLOSED                
Day After Thanksgiving CLOSED
Christmas Eve Close at 1pm
Christmas Day CLOSED
Day After Christmas CLOSED
New Years Eve Close at 4pm
New Years Day CLOSED
January 2nd CLOSED

Now Offering 24/7 Emergency Surgical Care:

CMCI now provides surgery coverage with surgeons present 24/7! One of our surgeons is always available when the need arises to provide quality, compassionate care. This commitment to your care is part of what makes CMCI the regions premium healthcare provider. 


Central Care Cancer Center is now providing cancer care services in Colby! 

We are pleased to announce that Northwest Kansas Cancer Center is now open and accepting patients. Dr. De Yao specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and management of all cancer instances with a special focus on breast, lymphoma and myeloma cancers. Her practice includes chemotherapy, intrathecal chemotherapy and bone marrow aspiration and biopsy. To make an appointment or receive a second opinion, please call: 785-460-5686.


2012 Thomas County Community Health Needs Assessment Report

2015 Thomas County Community Health Needs Assessment Report

Community Health Needs Assessment Implementation Plan 2012-2015



Enhancing the lives of those we serve.


CMCI is the people’s choice as a provider of care, place to work and partner for regional growth. Our financial health supports keeping pace with an ever changing healthcare environment.  Our reputation of quality and caring continuously strengthens our relationships with the communities we serve.  Every choice made and action taken during the life of this vision helps achieve our mission.





Recent News

Citizens Foundation: Donations lead to health care improvement
October 09, 2013

Citizens Foundation:  Donations used to improve health care

Citizens Medical Center, Inc. is the largest health care organization in northwest Kansas.  CMCI's four entities include: Citizens Medical Center, Prairie Senior Living Complex, Family Center...

General Surgery comes to CMCI
July 15, 2013

General surgery comes to CMCI 

Citizens Medical Center is adding full-time General Surgery to its line of services. This, in part, is another reason why the Colby hospital must expand. The hospital currently has two...

Hansen Grant
January 15, 2013

Citizens Medical Center in Colby has been awarded $157,000 from the Dane G. Hansen Foundation for the purchase of general surgical equipment. As the organization has recruited new physicians and a general surgeon to arrive this summer, the organization is enhancing its current surgical suites...