Press Releases


Morris Named to the Centers for Disease Control Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices

(06/12/2024) MU Health Care family medicine physician, Dr. Laura Morris, has been named to the Center for Disease Control’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, which develops recommendations for U.S. immunizations.

MU Health Care Women’s Hospital Emergency Department Moving to University Hospital June 10

(6/3/24) MU Health Care will close the Women’s Hospital Emergency Department at Keene Street on June 10 and move those services to the University Hospital Emergency Department.

New, Expanded Urgent Care Opens in Jefferson City

(5/29/24) MU Health Care will open its new Truman Blvd. Urgent Care in Jefferson City on May 30.

Children’s Hospital and Birthing Center Opens

(5/22/24) MU Health Care opened its new Children’s Hospital and Birthing Center this week with a series of celebrations that cap off Thursday afternoon and evening with an event with

Children’s Hospital and Birthing Center Community Open House and Ribbon Cutting

(5/14/24) MU Health Care will host a community open house and ribbon cutting on Thursday, May 23 to celebrate the grand opening of the new Children’s Hospital and Birthing Center.

MU Health Care Office Recognized Statewide as Champions of Care

(5/13/24) MU Health Care’s Office of Professional Practice of Nursing was honored as “Nursing Team Champions” by the Missouri Hospital Association, in celebration of National Nurses Week, May 6-12, and

Mizzou Therapy Services Opens New Clinic in Columbia

(5/8/24) MU Health Care will open a new Mizzou Therapy Services location in Columbia on Wednesday, May 15. The location on Buttonwood Drive is just a few blocks from the

MU Health Care Receives Orthopedic and Spine Center of Excellence Designation

(5/2/24) MU Health Care has received the Orthopedic and Spine Center of Excellence Designation from global independent certification provider DNV.

Capital Region Medical Center Receives Organ and Tissue Donation Excellence Award

(4/30/24) Capital Region was one of only seven hospitals in Missouri and Kansas to receive the award for both organ and tissue donation excellence.

MU Health Care Named 2024 Healthcare Research All-Star by Avant-Garde Health

(4/26/24) Thirteen MU Health Care surgeons were also honored for the quality and quantity of their published research