Phelps Hospital has 238 beds and offers both private and shared patient rooms. We make every effort to ensure a safe, modern, and comfortable environment for all our patients. We want you to feel like Phelps is your home away from home, because we understand that a low-stress environment is important for healing.
We take pride in providing a number of amenities for our patients. Here are just some of the services we provide to make your stay here the best it can be:
All lots and garages at Phelps are free of charge. Designated handicap spots are available.
Electronic Hospital Beds
Our beds are controlled electronically and may be adjusted for maximum comfort. You will be instructed on how they work when you are admitted.
Convenient Call Buttons
Call buttons are provided to every patient so you may contact your nurse. This will be explained upon admission.
Interpreters and Assistance for the Hearing Impaired
Phelps provides interpreting services for free, for patients who require assistance communicating. Notify your nurse if you need an interpreter.
Our hearing-impaired patients who require assistance may call the operator (0) and request support.
Patient rooms are cleaned every day.
Free Wireless Internet
Our free Wi-Fi, PMHguest, is available throughout the hospital.
Free TV & Telephone Service
We provide TV, telephone, Internet, and Wi-Fi services free of charge. On the TVs in patient rooms, we offer a variety of free educational videos in addition to Movies on Demand. These may be purchased for a $5 fee for each 24-hour period. 20 movies are available in English and Spanish. For more information regarding this service, please refer to your Patient Guide.
Convenient Food & Drink
Our room service program makes it quick and easy for patients to order meals at any time between 6:30 am and 6:30 pm (see Food & Nutrition for more information). We also offer a wide selection of hot and cold meals, snacks, and beverages in our cafeteria on the Ground Level (G), which open 7 days a week, between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m.
Vending machines are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and are located across from the main elevators on the Ground Level as well as in the SurgiCenter reception area, on the 3rd floor of the 755 building.
Regardless of your faith or religion, hospital chaplains are available for the support of all patients at Phelps. This office can also help you contact your community clergy if you cannot contact them directly. Roman Catholic clergy and Eucharistic ministers also visit the hospital every day.
The Phelps Chapel is located on the first floor, near Radiology, and is open 24 hours a day. It is nondenominational and is available to all patients for prayer and meditation.
There is a cash machine located near the cafeteria on the Ground Level (G).
All packages, gifts, and mail will be delivered to your room by one of our volunteers. Anything that arrives after your discharge will be forwarded to your home. If you have outgoing mail, you may give it to your attending nurse to be mailed. Postage is available at the gift shop and the Community Pharmacy in the 777 building, 1st floor.