GPHA Clouds

IT (Information Technology)

IT Services by GPHA
The network department of Great Plains Health Alliance provides a broad array of IT services to connected rural hospitals and clinics. Members who utilize GPHA’s IT services benefit from:

Some of Our Services

Core infrastructure (purchase, setup, configuration, maintenance, troubleshooting)

  • Servers
  • Firewalls
  • Switches
  • Wireless
  • ITV

Endpoints (purchase, setup, configuration, maintenance, troubleshooting)

  • Desktops, laptops
  • Cell phones, tablets

Communications (purchase advice, comparisons, consulting, project management)

  • Email migrations
  • VoIP


  • Security
  • Project management
  • Regulatory advice (HIPAA, PCI-DSS)
  • Technology changes (virtualization, SDN)


  • Site visits
  • Site surveys
  • Readiness analysis

Hosting services and support

  • Web
  • Email

Group benefits

  • Purchasing
  • Peer groups
  • Education

Disaster recovery and backup

  • Managed backup service with disaster recovery storage
  • Staffing backup for hospital IT staff (generally at most one on site person)


  • Assistance with IT hiring
Contact GPHA directly at (785) 543-2111 to find out more about partnering with our IT department to better support your rural hospital or clinic!