Medical Staff

Dr. David Younger, M.D.

Dr. David Younger received his medical education at Wake Forest , in North Carolina.  He completed his family practice residency in Wheeling, W. Virginia.  Dr. Younger practiced in Goodland, KS before joining the staff of Chase County Community Hospital in 2014.



Nicole Havel, PA-C

Nicole Havel, PA-C, received her Master's in Science Physician Assistant degree from the University of South Dakota in 2005. She has practiced in a variety of settings since that time. She also has a MBA from The University of Sioux Falls.  Prior to PA school, she worked as a firefighter for Sioux Falls Fire Rescue and was a volunteer firefighter/EMT for 10+ years.

Jodi Spady, PA-C

Jodi Spady, PA-C obtained her education in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of South Dakota-Vermillion, SD. Before going back to school, Jodi was a certified athletic trainer and has her Masters of Science in Education from Wayne State College. She is a native of Hyannis, Nebraska.


Brandy Hanes, N.P.

Brandy Hanes, N.P., received a Bachelor of Science Nursing degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2003, followed by a Master's of Science in Nursing with a Family Nurse Practitioner focus from UNMC in 2007.



Kay Younger, Certified Lactation Educator

Kay Younger received her certification from UCLA program in 1992.