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Phelps Health to Begin Community SARS-CoV-2 Serology Antibody Testing

May 22, 2020

Phelps Health will begin offering serology antibody testing for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, to the community on Tuesday, May 26, 2020. Antibody tests will provide important information as healthcare providers and public health ...

Latest News on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

May 11, 2020

*UPDATE as of 9:40 AM 6/1/20: From the comfort of your home, you can connect with your care provider through a Telehealth visit -- a safe, secure and confidential way for you to visit remotely ...

When Are Antibiotics Needed?

April 3, 2020

As you may have guessed, bacteria cause bacterial infections, and viruses cause viral infections. However, one important difference between infections caused by bacteria and viruses is that antibiotics can kill bacteria, but they cannot kill ...

Free Healthy Recipe Cards Available at Area Grocery Stores

March 5, 2020

Stop by Price Chopper or Kroger in Rolla to pick up a free healthy recipe card. Recipes are recommended by Phelps Health’s clinical dietitians, and new recipes will be available each month. If you make ...

Phelps Health Echo-Vascular Laboratory Earns Echocardiography Reaccreditation by IAC

February 27, 2020

Echocardiography is used to assess different areas of the heart and can detect heart disease or signs of serious conditions. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, followed closely by ...

An Ounce of Prevention

February 17, 2020

You may have heard the saying: “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” This advice is important to remember when it comes to heart disease. Recently, I received a call from the ...

Thyroid Nodules: What You Need to Know

January 21, 2020

The discovery of a new lump anywhere in the body, including the thyroid gland, can cause concern and warrant an appointment with a Phelps Health ENT (ear, nose and throat) provider. The thyroid gland is ...

Six Tips for Winter Wellness

January 6, 2020

Your health is important during all stages of life and throughout the year. Phelps Health Family Nurse Practitioner Ariella Martin, who specializes in family medicine, offers six behaviors that can go a long way to ...

Superhero 5K Raises Over $12,500 for Inpatient Infusion Center

November 12, 2019

The Phelps Health Sixth Annual Superhero 5K walk/fun run held October 19, 2019, at Veterans Memorial Park in Rolla, raised more than $12,500 for the Phelps Health Foundation’s Inpatient Infusion Center Initiative. Proceeds from this ...

Phelps Health’s Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive to Benefit Local Families

October 10, 2019

Phelps Health, along with GRACE (Greater Rolla Area Charitable Enterprise) and Good Samaritan of the Ozarks, are teaming up to provide Thanksgiving meals to local families in need this year. From October 21 through November ...