First Care Clinic is committed to providing quality healthcare to Ellis County and the surrounding areas. Healthcare services are provided by highly skilled, compassionate providers and nurse practitioners.
Our healthcare physicians work together in an integrated setting to provide quality, comprehensive care to our patients.
Hays, Kansas is the largest city in Northwest Kansas at the crossroads of Interstate 70 and US Highway 183. Hays is a growing city in Ellis County with excellent opportunities.
Downtown Hays is the oldest destination in Hays and the heart of the community! Residents can shop for antiques, gifts, crafts, sporting goods, clothes and much more! If dining and entertainment is what you prefer, then you'll love our microbrewery and old-fashioned diner, sushi restaurant, bakery shops, and live entertainment venue.
Shaped by colorful “Wild West” origins, abundant natural resources, and strong local institutions, Ellis County benefits from a modern regional economy, lively civic networks, and shared values. Our unrestrained community pride has been externally validated - in 2008, Ellis County was ranked second as one of the best places to live in rural America by "Progressive Farmer" magazine.
Our community of nearly 29,000 residents prides itself on close-knit families, a sense of mutual obligation among neighbors, enduring values of self-sufficiency, and a strong work ethic. These assets, along with outstanding educational institutions and a moderate cost of living, combine to create a business, family, and visitor-friendly community.
Ellis County encompasses approximately 900 square miles of land that include expansive prairie and golden wheat fields, major urban institutions, and a prominent state university. The county includes four cities, the largest being the county seat of Hays with an approximate population of 20,000.