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One of the most comprehensive health care networks in Missouri, our seven hospitals and numerous clinics, all staffed by University Physicians, offer the finest primary, secondary and tertiary health care services. We also provide education for future health care providers and participate in important research. Read more about us in our annual report.

Children's Hospital

University of Missouri Children's Hospital serves patients from every county in Missouri. With over 30 pediatric subspecialties, a pediatric ICU, adolescent unit and child life therapy, as well as teams equipped and dedicated solely to transporting infants and children, MU Children's Hospital is mid-Missouri's largest and most comprehensive pediatric health care facility. 

Ellis Fischel Cancer Center

At Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, we are committed to providing our patients the best possible care through our comprehensive services, advanced technologies and compassionate care team. Each year we serve thousands of people across Missouri through our cancer prevention, detection and treatment services. 

Missouri Orthopedic Institute

The Missouri Orthopaedic Institute is central Missouri's largest freestanding orthopaedic center, as well as the region's most comprehensive orthopaedic surgery center. The Institute's expert orthopaedic surgeons, nurses, rehabilitation staff and other health professionals offer patients a full range of care in a single location.

Missouri Psychatric Center

The Missouri Psychiatric Center offers short-term, intensive inpatient treatment services for adults, adolescents and children at our facility adjacent to University Hospital in Columbia, Mo. The center's 57 inpatient beds are divided among three units. A 13-bed unit serves pre-adolescents, ages 5-12, and adolescents, ages 13-17, two units with a total of 44 beds serve adults. The MU Psychiatric Center also offers an emergency room assessment unit to help with crisis stabilization, intake and discharge planning for patients.

Missouri Rehabilitation Center

Missouri Rehabilitation Center (MRC), a regionally recognized long-term acute care hospital, serves patients from all over Missouri and beyond. Comprehensive services include both inpatient and outpatient programs and specialized treatment for: Traumatic Brain Injury,Ventilator Weaning, Stroke Rehabilitation, Spinal Cord Rehabilitation, Orthopaedic Rehabilitation, Medically complex illnesses & injuries, and Sleep Medicine.

University Clinics

University of Missouri Health Care offers a variety of clinic specialties and locations throughout the Columbia area and central Missouri.If you wish to contact a clinic in the Columbia area, you may search our listing by specialty  or by clinic location. You may also wish to search our database of physicians to find where they work.

Look here for maps and directions to Columbia-area clinics.

University Hospital

University Hospital offers the only Level I trauma center and helicopter service in mid-Missouri. Physicians throughout the state refer many of their most complicated cases to our flagship hospital. The 274-bed hospital specializes in treating the most severe illnesses and injuries. Its seven-story Critical Care Tower provides the latest in medical technology for critically ill or injured patients. Housed in the tower are cardiac, medical, neurological and surgical intensive care units as well as mid-Missouri's only burn intensive care unit. Next to the burn center, the hospital has the region's most comprehensive center for wound care and hyperbaric medicine. Trauma specialists at University Hospital help treat more then 25,000 emergency room patients each year.

University Hospital also contains the region's only cochlear implant center, a diabetes center, an ophthalmology institute, a sleep disorders center, an endoscopy center, endo-suites dedicated to minimally invasive surgery and a SameDay Surgery Center that offers hundreds of different procedures in its fully equipped operating rooms.

The staff at University Hospital is united in its dedication to caring for patients and their families. Establishing good relationships - letting patients and visitors know someone cares - is a top priority.

Women's Health Center
University of Missouri Women's Health Center is Missouri's only hospital offering the most comprehensive care for women. Women's Health Center, located within the Women's & Children's Hospital, provides world-class care to the women of mid-Missouri in a compassionate and sensitive environment.As the new home of Children's Hospital, Women's and Children's Hospital offers more than 30 pediatric specialties to take the best care of our Missouri kids as well.

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