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OMC Activates COVID-19 Hotline, Virtual Visits, and Curbside COVID-19 Screenings

Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) is launching a telephone hotline for people to call when they have questions regarding COVID-19 screenings. The number, 417-505-7120, is open 24 hours a day starting Monday, March 30. When calling the hotline, a nurse will ...

OMC Foundation announces ways to give during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Ozarks Medical Center has announced three ways residents of West Plains and surrounding communities can help during the coronavirus pandemic including homemade masks, monetary donations and participating in an upcoming blood drive. Homemade Masks ...

OMC Implements additional Visitor Restrictions to continue to Protect Patients and Staff from the Spread of COVID-19

OMC medical experts stress that the single most important thing we can all do is to steadfastly continue practicing social distancing. Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) has again implemented increased levels of visitor restrictions as of March 25, to ...

An open letter to our communities from OMC CEO & President Tom Keller:

As a result of the uniqueness of this public health situation, and its ever-evolving status, I am writing to inform you as to the activities and efforts underway at Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) related to the current novel coronavirus (COVID-19) ...

OMC Outpatient Pharmacy access limited to new Drive-thru

As part of Ozarks Medical Center’s (OMC) ongoing proactive efforts to protect their patients and community from the possible spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), effective March 16, access to the OMC Pharmacy is restricted to a new Drive-thru ...

OMC Expands Visitor Restrictions to help protect patients and staff from spread of coronavirus

All patients and visitors to enter the hospital through a single point of entry. Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) has implemented a higher level of restrictions as of March 16, to continue to help reduce the possibility of spreading COVID-19 throughout ...

OMC Responds to the Coronavirus

Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) and the Emergency Management Team announced that OMC facilities would start restricting visitors to help stop the spread of COVID-19, the illness known as the coronavirus. There are three restrictions that residents in ...

OMC Foundation Board of Directors Names New Director of Development

The Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) Foundation Board of Directors announced Sarah Johnson as the new Director of Development for the OMC Foundation. "On behalf of the OMC Foundation Board we are pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Sarah ...

Dr. Ryan Roberts joins OMC Pain Management

Dr. Ryan Roberts joins OMC Pain Management WEST PLAINS, MO - Dr. Ryan Roberts recently joined Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) Pain Management clinic. Dr. Roberts is a board certified anesthesiologist and has been with OMC since Nov. 2018. Prior to ...

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month WEST PLAINS, Mo – In observance of Colorectal Cancer Awareness month in March, Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) will host two events providing education on how to reduce the risk of colorectal cancer. The ...

Ozarks Medical Center Behavioral Healthcare achieves CARF Accreditation

Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) Behavioral Healthcare recently received full accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). Founded in 1966, the CARF International group of companies currently accredits more than ...

Ozarks Medical Center receives multiple awards at HealthCare Service Excellence conference

CEO Tom Keller takes home top honors Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) and members of its staff received multiple awards of excellence in improving the patient experience at the 20 th annual HealthCare Service Excellence conference recently held in New ...

OMC Rehabilitation Services, Best Rehabilitation Services

OMC Rehabilitation Services was voted the Best Rehabilitation Services. The largest provider of Rehabilitation services in the area, is located in the Shaw Medical Building at 1111 Kentucky Avenue. The 12,000 square-foot outpatient facility includes ...

OMC Outpatient Pharmacy, Best Pharmacy

OMC Outpatient Pharmacy was voted best pharmacy. Located at 1211 Porter Wagoner Blvd, in the Parkway Center, Suite 18, the business offers complete prescription services as well as many over-the-counter items. OMC Pharmacy accepts all major insurance ...

OMC Reopens Healthcare Clinic in Mammoth Spring

Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) has reopened the healthcare clinic located in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas. OMC Mammoth Spring will be staffed by Dr. Melissa Wright, Board Certified Family Practice Physician. Dr. Wright previously practiced at White River ...

February is Heart Month: Ozarks Medical Center announces events for the community

In honor of American Heart Month in February, Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) is offering several free educational events and heart health screenings. West Plains Mayor Jack Pahlmann has signed a proclamation declaring February as Heart Month. According ...

OMC Topping Out Ceremony to be held Jan. 30

Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) will host a Topping Out Ceremony on Jan. 30, 4:30 p.m. to celebrate the placement of the final beam in the construction of the future OMC Women’s Center. The women’s center is part of the OMC Expansion ...

OMC Welcomes New Leadership to Finance Department

Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) is pleased to announce the addition of two new leaders to its Finance Department. Nichole Cook recently joined as Vice President of Finance, and Christopher Strick as Controller, Finance. Cook brings extensive experience ...

Busy Hands and Stitchers Donates to OMC First Baby in 2020

The Busy Hands and Stitchers of the West Plains Senior Center recently donated some hand-stitched items to Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) Obstetrical Department to give to the family of the first baby born in 2020. Left to right: Cathy Driscoll, RN; ...

Local Stitchers Donate to Riverways Home Care of OMC

Riverways Home Care of Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) recently received a donation of hand-made lap blankets from local stitchers Kari Moore and Cherie DeShazo. The ladies make this annual gift for area patients who may be of need during the colder ...

Major Gift made to OMC Cancer Treatment Center Fund in honor of Judge William Hass and Marianna Hoover-Hicks

By Mary and Jeff Schrag in conjunction with Physical Therapy Specialists Clinic WEST PLAINS, Mo – Mary and Jeff Schrag in conjunction with Physical Therapy Specialists Clinic (PTSC) have made a major gift of more than $10,000 to the Ozarks ...

Ozarks Medical Center welcomes first baby of New Year

Dorothy Rose Yarber was the first baby to be born at Ozarks Medical Center (OMC) in 2020. She made her arrival at 2:15 a.m. on January 1. She is the daughter of Jayce and Annalise Yarber of Mountain View, MO. Dorothy is pictured with her parents and ...