Phelps Health is a multi-community hospital located in Rolla in South Central Missouri. Phelps Health is comprised of highly skilled physicians, professionals and employees who strive to provide the most innovative and superior healthcare in the nation. Phelps Health is proud to offer excellent care to its patients, while maintaining the compassionate atmosphere associated with a rural community.  

Phelps Health is committed to bringing you, the patient, compassionate, competent and convenient care. Our dedicated team of professionals including the Phelps Health Medical Group offers an array of comprehensive medical services utilizing the latest technology.


Awards

  • Phelps Health was named the Best Place to Work in The Rolla Daily News’ Best of Phelps County Contest in 2017 and 2018.
  • Phelps Health is a Level III Stroke Center in Missouri. According to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, a Level III Stroke Center plays an important role in providing access into the system and important patient care in non-metropolitan areas. 
  • The Phelps Health Delbert Day Cancer Institute has earned national accreditation from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer
  • The Phelps Health Heart and Vascular Center is nationally accredited through the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission.
  • The Phelps Health Rehabilitation Program is accredited through the Commission on Accreditation for Rehabilitation Facilities for General Medical Rehabilitation.
  • The Phelps Health Marketing Department has won numerous Aster Awards, which recognize excellence in healthcare advertising and marketing efforts.
  • The Phelps Health Delbert Day Cancer Institute received accreditation from the American Society of Radiation Oncology for adopting procedures to encourage safety and quality of care in compliance with the standards of the Accreditation Program for Excellence (APEx) May 2019 to May 2023.
  • Phelps Health is a member of the National Health Service Corps (NHSC).
  • In 2018, Phelps Health was recognized by CareChex®, an informational service of Quantros, Inc., as among the top 100 hospitals in the United States for patient safety in orthopedic care and among the top 10% in the nation for patient safety in general surgery.
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Aug 03, 2020
Phelps Health Medical Group · Heart & Vascular Center Rolla, MO Physician Clinics Irregular Part-time, Day shift, Clinic Hours Req # 7954 General Summary The Office LPN assists the physician or mid-level provider by providing assessment, treatment, testing, and education for the patients of the practice. Must be well organized, high level of professionalism, customer service skills, detail oriented, able to multitask efficiently, and perform in a fast paced work environment. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Administers medications (oral, IM, and SC) as ordered. Assists with examination as requested within scope of license. Documents chief complaint/visit reason and details according to provider preference. Escorts patients to exam room and obtains patient height, weight, and a full set of vital signs accurately. Initiates, reviews, and updates patient's medication and summary list according to provider preference. Performs point of care lab testing and obtains blood samples...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 31, 2020
Phelps Health · Surgical Services Rolla, MO Nursing / Nursing Management Part-time, Days with Call, 0645-1515 and 11-7 Req # 8472 Under the general supervision of the Director of Surgical Services, the Registered Nurse is a professional caregiver who works with Anesthesia, surgeons and other surgical personnel, assisting with patient care before, during, and after surgery. The Registered Nurse uses sterile technique and technical equipment to perform surgical procedures.     Department Specific Skills: Refer to the Surgical Services Competency Validation Listing   Education: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing.   Minimum work Experience: One year acute care experience preferred.   Certifications/Licenses: Current RN license in the State of Missouri or a Compact State. Basic Life Support required.     Job Roles:   Category Description Competency/Skill Validation Safety:   Follows established hospital policy regarding patient safety...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 31, 2020
Cleans assigned patient rooms and ancillary areas on a daily basis following procedures and guidelines. Cleans assigned office spaces per policy. Uses appropriate cleaners for jobs assigned. Keeps carts locked and stored in proper locations. Keeps housekeeping carts/janitor closets clean, neat and organized at all times. Fills out daily sheets correctly. Must be turned into supervisor/director on a daily basis. Notifies supervisor of problems related to the cleaning and maintenance of assigned areas, chemicals, equipment failure, safety issues, facility issues that need repair or maintenance by Plant Operations. Job Qualifications Education High School graduate or equivalent preferred, a basic amount of education is necessary. Ability to read, write and follow directions. Must be willing and able to learn other tasks and duties. Work Experience A minimum of 0-3 months experience in housekeeping or floor care which can be learned through on-the-job training or previous experience....
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 31, 2020
Performs all aspects of assigned tasks and patient care activities to improve quality outcomes, enhance patient safety, and to provide accurate information to healthcare team members and the patient and their family thus supporting the Mission and Vision of Phelps Health. Patient care activities are conducted in accordance with standards identified in facility policy and procedures and consistent with applicable licensing/governing authorities. 2. Performs direct patient care activities including vital signs, 12-lead EKGs, specimen collection, point-of-care testing (glucometer, I-Stat), activities of daily living (dressing, bathing, grooming, hygiene, toileting, feeding, and mobility supports), splinting, crutch training; backboard, cervical collar and KED applications/removals; insertion of urinary catheters, simple wound care and dressings; set-up and assist with medical exams and procedures; and monitor physical restraints. Performs indirect patient care activities such as...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 31, 2020
Promotes effective utilization and monitoring of health care resources. Ensures appropriate placement across the continuum.   Assumes a leadership role with the Multidisciplinary Care Team (MDC) to achieve optimal clinical, financial and resource outcomes.   Collaborates with physicians and makes appropriate recommendations regarding medical necessity for admission, continued stay, or alternative treatment facilities, agencies, and/or resources.   Contributes to the development of a goal directed plan of care that is prioritized and based on determined medical diagnosis, patient problems, co-morbidities, and expected patient outcomes.   Evaluates effectiveness of care and systems relating to the patient’s progress toward goals and outcomes and acts as an active participant in the patients’ and significant others’ educational process.   Completes the discharge planning evaluation in a timely manner.   Coordinates and communicates, in timely manner, the discharge plan with the...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 31, 2020
Obtains or assists in obtaining prior authorization/precertification from insurance payers for surgical, laboratory, and diagnostic imaging procedures scheduled to be performed. Processes multiple patient prior authorization/precertification requests at any given time in an efficient and accurate manner. Documents prior authorization/precertification decisions following clinical policy in clinical software. Makes and receives calls on the status of authorizations and verifies benefits over the phone and/or via insurance payer websites. Confirms member Plan eligibility and benefits prior to processing a request for pre-certification. Utilizes clinical knowledge, clinical resources or clinical policy as required. 30% Job Qualifications Education High school diploma or equivalent required. Graduate of a Registered Medical Assistant or Licensed Practice Nurse program preferred. Work Experience Minimum 1 year of clinical experience in a health care organization required. Experience in...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 29, 2020
Phelps Health · Laboratory Rolla, MO Allied Health Part-time to Full-time, All Shifts, 8 hour shifts Req # 8545 General Summary The Laboratory Assistant I performs specific pre-analytical, analytical and post analytical tasks. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Prioritizes incoming specimens and processes in accordance with the department safety and OSHA guidelines. Reviews pending log during and at end of shift. Reviews orders received for accuracy of physician request and integrity of specimen collected. Generates labels and attaches them accurately to specimen/ blood samples always reviewing name on specimen with order or reprint. Distributes all specimens in a timely manner, notifying the performing technologist of any STAT, Urgent or ASAP orders and processing them as such to achieve or exceed the established turn-around times. Resolves any processing conflicts with orders, notifying unit of any necessary re-draws and arranging for re-collection. Prioritizes workload to...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 29, 2020
Performs all aspects of assigned tasks and patient care activities to improve quality outcomes, enhance patient safety, and to provide accurate information to healthcare team members and the patient and their family thus supporting the Mission and Vision of Phelps Health. Patient care activities are conducted in accordance with standards identified in facility policy and procedures and consistent with applicable licensing/governing authorities. Performs direct patient care activities including vital signs, 12-lead EKGs, specimen collection, point-of-care testing (glucometer),activities of daily living (dressing, bathing, grooming, hygiene, toileting, feeding, and mobility supports), splinting, crutch training; backboard, cervical collar and KED applications/removals; simple wound care and dressings; set-up and assist with medical exams and procedures; and monitor physical restraints. Performs indirect patient care activities such as transportation within and outside the department,...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 29, 2020
Prioritizes incoming specimens and processes in accordance with the department safety and OSHA guidelines. Reviews pending log during and at end of shift. Reviews orders received for accuracy of physician request and integrity of specimen collected. Generates labels and attaches them accurately to specimen/ blood samples always reviewing name on specimen with order or reprint. Distributes all specimens in a timely manner, notifying the performing technologist of any STAT, Urgent or ASAP orders and processing them as such to achieve or exceed the established turn-around times. Resolves any processing conflicts with orders, notifying unit of any necessary re-draws and arranging for re-collection. Prioritizes workload to assure priority of testing request is met. Do microbiology setups when assigned to work the second or third shifts. Answers phone in specimen processing, relaying messages to the technologists or answering questions regarding status of testing. Output meets normals as...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 29, 2020
Phelps Health · Pharmacy Rolla, MO Allied Health Seven Days on Seven Days Off, Night shift, wed-tue 10p-830a Req # 8542 The Technician picks up orders from the nursing units, enters orders, restocks inventory and electronic dispensing cabinets, and acts as a receptionist for the department.   Essential Duties and Responsibilities   1.      Responds to customers request for medication or information. Follows through to meet customer's needs. 2.      Participates and /or contributes to Pharmacy and hospital improvement activities. 3.      Stocks vials, caps and bags; cleaning/clearing counter space and end of day, checking drop box at pharmacy entrance. 4.      Displays a working knowledge of computer operation to include inputting of prescriptions, adding new patients, running refills and providing price checks.  5.      Completes order entry and billing in a timely and accurate manner. 6.      Obtains medication from shelf, placing in vial, labeling, and performing...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 24, 2020
1.      Directs all incoming phone calls to appropriate person within the department. 2.      Coordinates all vendor representative interviews with individuals throughout the facility. 3.      Ensures all vendor representatives have received, understand and follow PCRMC Vendor Policy. 4.      Delivers mail twice daily. 5.      Places order via phone documenting all confirmation information within one hour of receiving the order from the Buyer. 6.      Informs appropriate Buyer of any backorder situation, product and or price changes immediately upon notification. 7.      Assists Buyers in coordinating return goods between vendor and storeroom personnel to ensure product is returned within two weeks. 8.      Scans paperwork into imaging system immediately upon request. 9.      Runs Backorder list weekly. Makes phone calls to appropriate vendors to determine status of backordered product or service or calls department to determine that product or service was received without...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 24, 2020
Provides direct interaction to patients in the clinic including escorting patients to rooms, obtaining vital signs, EKG’s, verification of medications, allergies, past medical/surgical/family history and chief complaint/visit reason according to provider preference, documenting accurate information in the patient chart in a timely manner. Routes phone messages, patient questions, and telephone communications to appropriate personnel. Acts as a general liaison between doctor and patient calling patients with normal/abnormal test results, answering questions and assisting physician with return calls. Assists with renewal and authorization of medications, administers medications (oral, IM and SQ) as ordered. Obtains blood samples and other specimens for testing as ordered. Schedules appointments, surgeries, diagnostic procedures, and admissions as ordered by the provider. Completes necessary paperwork, prior authorization, referrals and documentation. Monitors supply inventory,...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 24, 2020
1.      Performs initial and ongoing assessments in all aspects of patient care to monitor patient status, improve quality, enhance patient safety, and to provide accurate information to health care team members. 2.      Communicates to physicians and appropriate team members pertinent patient information in order to improve patient outcomes and quality care. Communicates to patient and family members in a timely manner that enhances the patient experience and promotes learning to support health care outcomes. 3.      Documents accurately and efficiently all patient care activities and required quality monitoring items to support the achievement of compliance with established quality measures (i.e. Core measures). 4.      Delegates appropriately to team members while maintaining an atmosphere fostering team work and accountability. Demonstrates understanding of the dynamics of health care, adapting to change in a positive and professional manner in an attempt to support the...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 22, 2020
Administers medications (including IVs) and performs planned interventions safely, competently, and efficiently by following hospital policies, procedures, and protocols, accordingly to the scope of the LPN role. Appropriately assesses patients and collaborates with the RN to provide necessary interventions. Assesses patient complaints of pain and reassesses pain intervention effectiveness within 90 minutes after the intervention. Assists the RN in the admission interview process and makes accurate and ongoing assessment of patients with regard to developmental status. Delegates patient care tasks to PCAs within their scope of duties and evaluates their performance. Demonstrates understanding of the dynamics of health care, adapting to change in a positive and professional manner. Follows infection control procedures and utilizes safe patient handling and movement techniques and ensures that other team members do so. Hands off care of the patient by giving pertinent and concise...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 22, 2020
Phelps Health · Ambulatory Surgery Unit Rolla, MO Nursing / Nursing Management Part-time, Days, start times may vary Req # 8507 Under the general supervision of a licensed nurse (RN, LPN, shift manager), the Patient Care Assistant (PCA) provides direct patient care.   Essential Duties and Responsibilities 1.      Follows established hospital policy regarding patient safety measures such as infection prevention, safe patient handling and movement, notification of the licensed nurse when patient condition changes to insure that patient care is provided in an optimally safe environment. 2.      Provides basic patient care duties under the supervision of a licensed nurse such as, but not limited to: vital signs, glucometer checks, toileting, feeding, bathing, and activity measures, etc.  All actions are performed within the guidelines established in hospital policy and procedure.  These actions will support quality outcomes and patient safety. 3.      Works collaboratively with...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 22, 2020
Phelps Health · Surgical Orthopedics Rolla, MO Nursing / Nursing Management A-Shifts and every other weekend., A-shifts, every other weekend and call required., 0645-1915 Req # 8519 General Summary Under the general supervision of a licensed nurse (RN, LPN, shift manager), the Patient Care Assistant (PCA) provides direct patient care. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Follows established hospital policy regarding patient safety measures such as infection prevention, safe patient handling and movement, notification of the licensed nurse when patient condition changes to insure that patient care is provided in an optimally safe environment. Provides basic patient care duties under the supervision of a licensed nurse such as, but not limited to: vital signs, glucometer checks, toileting, feeding, bathing, and activity measures, etc. All actions are performed within the guidelines established in hospital policy and procedure. These actions will support quality outcomes and patient...
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 20, 2020
Demonstrates hospitality and attentiveness by greeting patients and visitors. Demonstrates knowledge of COVID precautions and infection prevention measures by observing and performing the following for patients, visitors, and employees: Observe masking and hand hygiene compliance. Take temperatures Observe infection prevention guidelines, wear appropriate PPE at all times, terminally clean entrance station when appropriate. Direct patients and visitors to appropriate location Coordinates with clinics and departments to ensure patient (and applicable visitors) are at the correct location and screened/managed appropriately. Open and close out entrance screening stations appropriately.  Restock as needed. Anticipate stocking needs.   Job Qualifications Education High school diploma or equivalent required. Work Experience One year experience in patient care preferred Certification/License None Required   Mental/Physical Requirements Considerable mental concentration required....
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 20, 2020
Demonstrates hospitality and attentiveness by greeting patients and visitors. Demonstrates knowledge of COVID precautions and infection prevention measures by observing and performing the following for patients, visitors, and employees: Observe masking and hand hygiene compliance. Take temperatures Observe infection prevention guidelines, wear appropriate PPE at all times, terminally clean entrance station when appropriate. Direct patients and visitors to appropriate location Coordinates with clinics and departments to ensure patient (and applicable visitors) are at the correct location and screened/managed appropriately. Open and close out entrance screening stations appropriately.  Restock as needed. Anticipate stocking needs.   Job Qualifications Education High school diploma or equivalent required. Work Experience One year experience in patient care preferred Certification/License None Required   Mental/Physical Requirements Considerable mental concentration required....
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 20, 2020
Demonstrates hospitality and attentiveness by greeting patients and visitors. Demonstrates knowledge of COVID precautions and infection prevention measures by observing and performing the following for patients, visitors, and employees: Observe masking and hand hygiene compliance. Take temperatures Observe infection prevention guidelines, wear appropriate PPE at all times, terminally clean entrance station when appropriate. Direct patients and visitors to appropriate location Coordinates with clinics and departments to ensure patient (and applicable visitors) are at the correct location and screened/managed appropriately. Open and close out entrance screening stations appropriately.  Restock as needed. Anticipate stocking needs.   Job Qualifications Education High school diploma or equivalent required. Work Experience One year experience in patient care preferred Certification/License None Required   Mental/Physical Requirements Considerable mental concentration required....
Phelps Health Rolla, MO, USA
Jul 20, 2020
Demonstrates hospitality and attentiveness by greeting patients and visitors. Demonstrates knowledge of COVID precautions and infection prevention measures by observing and performing the following for patients, visitors, and employees: Observe masking and hand hygiene compliance. Take temperatures Observe infection prevention guidelines, wear appropriate PPE at all times, terminally clean entrance station when appropriate. Direct patients and visitors to appropriate location Coordinates with clinics and departments to ensure patient (and applicable visitors) are at the correct location and screened/managed appropriately. Open and close out entrance screening stations appropriately.  Restock as needed. Anticipate stocking needs.   Job Qualifications Education High school diploma or equivalent required. Work Experience One year experience in patient care preferred Certification/License None Required   Mental/Physical Requirements Considerable mental concentration required....