Meet Our Providers


Dr. Daise


Born and raised in Goodland, Dr. Daise graduated from Goodland High School in 1992, and received his Bachelor's degree in Biology from the University of Kansas. He stayed with the University, and received his medical degree in 2000. He is Board Certified in Family Practice. He completed his three-year residency at the Smoky Hill Family Practice in Salina.

Throughout his residency, Dr. Daise received training in Family Practice, which has prepared him to take care of patients of all ages. He also received additional training in Obstetrics as part of his family practice residency, and provides a full complement of obstetrical services.

Dr. Daise feels that the patient/physician relationship is key to a successful practice. "I feel that managing your healthcare is a partnership. I like to provide information and recommendations to my patients, and then we, as partners, consider the options and make decisions together," he said. One area of special interest for Dr. Daise is endoscopic procedures. He performs his own colonoscopies and EGDs.

Dr. Daise serves his patients at the Goodland Family Health Center at 106 Willow Rd. and can be reached there at (785) 890-6075.


Dr. Rubenthaler


Dr. Rubenthaler is a graduate of Baylor University and holds a Doctor of Osteopathy from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, Missouri. Her residency was completed at Via Christi Family medicine in Wichita. Dr. Rubenthaler is board certified in family medicine and fellowship trained in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM). OMM allows her to evaluate a patient's muscles, ligaments, and skeletal function to assist in treating medical conditions ranging from low back pain to headaches to evaluation of sports injuries.

Dr. Rubenthaler's practice will focus on patients of all ages, with emphasis in women's and children's health, including obstetrics. She strives to provide efficient and effective patient care for all patients, regardless of their age; connecting patients to the most current, up to date information. Dr. Rubenthaler performs a myriad of procedures such as colposcopies, hysteroscopy, tubal ligation, vaginal or cesarean deliveries, colonoscopy, IUD insertion and removal, and certified in Nexplanon insertion. Dr. Rubenthaler says "Practicing medicine here in Goodland, gives me the ability to care for patients in all stages of their life. Building a relationship between my patients and I is key to providing the best medical care possible."


Dr. Licke


Dr. Licke attended the University of Wisconsin, Madison which she graduated in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering. She received further training as a Paramedic in 2005 at the Emergency training Associates. Upon completion of her Doctorate at the University of Minnesota at Duluth in 2010, her and her husband relocated to Wichita Kansas where she completed her residency program at Via Christi Family Medicine in early 2014.

Dr. Licke enjoys both hospital and clinic work, performing her own procedures ranging from a colonoscopy, endoscopy, or an IUD placement. Some procedures she performs right in the office for the ease and comfort of her patients. She also enjoys the interactions and relationships built with her patients.

From children to adults, Dr. Licke believes her practice shouldn't just focus on geriatrics or obstetrics but should include a wide variety of patients in all groups. Dr. Licke says " I really enjoy the challenge of medicine, discovering the root of a problem and then solving it. Those perplexing cases are what really excite me about the work I do." Dr. Licke serves patients at the Goodland Family Health Center at 106 Willow Rd. and can be reached at (785) 890-6075.


Jonathan Spellmeier


Following his graduation from Royal Valley High School in Hoyt, Kansas in 1999, Jonathan attended Fort Hays State University, where he earned an Associate of Science in Radiology and a Bachelor of Science in Medical Diagnostic Imaging in 2005. He then enrolled in the Master of Science program in Physician Assistant Studies at the University of North Dakota, completing his studies in 2014. He gained his clinical experience in Primary Care in Holton and Onaga, Kansas, and experience in Emergency Room, Surgery and Orthopaedics with St. Francis Healthcare in Topeka. He has a background in Radiology, Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine, and Interventional Radiology. Jonathan began his medical career as a ward clerk and telemetry tech at Hays Medical Center in 2001.

Jonathan and his wife Jade, who is a nurse and currently pursuing her Nurse Practitioner degree, met at Hays Medical Center in 2005 and married a few years later. In 2013, they welcomed their daughter Madalyn into the family. Both Jonathan and his wife grew up in small communities (Hoyt and Hoxie), and knew this was the life they wanted to return to.


Jackie Jorgensen


Jackie began her nursing education through a program with St. Luke's Hospital in Denver, Colorado, where she received her R.N. certificate. She later received her Bachelors and then her Masters in Nursing from Fort Hays State University. She is currently a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner.

Jackie has worked in the medical profession since 1968. In 1993, she saw the need for nurse practitioners to help provide healthcare for rural residents. She decided to return to school to complete her MSN and become a family practice Nurse Practitioner to fulfill this need. In 2011, Jackie received the Nurse Practitioner of the Year award for Kansas from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Jackie's experience as a Family Nurse Practitioner includes pediatric, adult, Obstetrics and Geriatrics. Pediatrics includes well-baby exams with developmental screening. She is an advocate for women's health care, diabetes education and preventive health care. When commenting on her practice style, Jackie says, "I believe that caring for a person involves consideration of the whole person, not just focusing on the physical problems. This includes a patient's physical, mental, emotional, spiritual and social needs."

Jackie serves her patients at the Goodland Family Health Center at 106 Willow Rd. and can be reached by calling (785) 890-6075.



Jade Spellmeier


Jade is a Nurse Practitioner and is married to Jonathan who is a Physician Assistant at the clinic.

Jade serves her patients at the Goodland Family Health Center at 106 Willow Rd. and can be reached by calling (785) 890-6075.




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