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Accreditations and Awards


Mission: Lifeline Gold Receiving Award

In 2020, Phelps Health received the Mission: Lifeline® Gold Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks.


Phelps Health received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award in 2018.

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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.

Phelps Health is a Level III STEMI Center in Missouri. STEMI refers to a specific type of heart attack. According to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, a Level III STEMI Center plays an important role in providing access into the healthcare system and patient care in nonmetropolitan areas.


Phelps Health Auxiliary and Volunteer Services was named an Auxiliary of the Year by the Missouri Association of Hospital Auxiliaries in 2016 and 2006.


    The Phelps Health Delbert Day Cancer Institute has earned national accreditation from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.

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    Both Phelps Health Sleep Center locations are Accredited Member Centers of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

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    In 2020, Phelps Health Echo-Vascular Laboratory located in Rolla, MO, was granted a three-year term of accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) in echocardiography in the area of adult transthoracic.


    The Phelps Health Rehabilitation Program is accredited through the Commission on Accreditation for Rehabilitation Facilities for General Medical Rehabilitation.

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    The Phelps Health Marketing Department has won numerous Aster Awards, which recognize excellence in healthcare advertising and marketing efforts.

    MAHPRM show me excellence awards In 2020, the Phelps Health Marketing Department won Show-Me Excellence Awards from the Missouri Association for Healthcare Public Relations and Marketing (MAHPRM).

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    Phelps Health was named the Best Place to Work in The Rolla Daily News’ Best of Phelps County Contest in 2017 and 2018.

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    Phelps Health received the Excellence in Eye Donation Award from the Saving Sight organization in 2015.

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    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.

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    Phelps Health is a member of the National Health Service Corps (NHSC).

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    In 2020, Phelps Health was recognized by CareChex®, an informational service of Quantros, Inc., as among the top 10% in the nation for patient safety in overall hospital care, gastrointestinal care, general surgery and major bowel procedures. Phelps Health was also recognized as being in the top 10% in the nation for medical excellence in gastrointestinal care, gastrointestinal hemorrhage, general surgery, major bowel procedures and neurological care.