Press Releases


MU Health Care Earns Most Wired Recognition for 11th Consecutive Year

University of Missouri Health Care has been recognized for the 11th consecutive year as one of the nation’s “Most Wired” health systems, according to the 2021 Most Wired Survey by

Appointments No Longer Required at COVID-19 Test Collection Site

MU Health Care will no longer require pre-scheduled appointments for its COVID-19 test collection site located at 2003 W. Broadway, Suite 100, in Columbia.

MU Health Care Breaks Ground on New Home for Children’s Hospital

MU Health Care leaders on Friday, Oct. 1, 2021, broke ground on a new tower that will house the new Children’s Hospital.

MU Health Care Offers Drive-Thru Flu Shot Events

MU Health Care is offering drive-thru flu shot events at South Providence Medical Park in September and October. The events will offer car-side flu shots to adults and kids 6

MU Health Care Breaks Ground on Multi-Specialty Clinic in Boonville

Leaders from MU Health Care and the Boonville community broke ground today on a new multi-specialty clinic that will improve access to medical care in Cooper County and is set

MU Health Care Opens Keene Street COVID-19 Vaccination Site

MU Health Care is opening a vaccination site in Women’s and Children’s Hospital as demand increases for vaccinations and as the CDC recommends booster shots for immunocompromised people.

COVID-19 Vaccinations Required for Employees

All employees, students and providers who work, learn or practice medicine at University of Missouri Health Care facilities must be fully vaccinated by Oct. 1, unless granted a medical or

MU Health Care Opens Dedicated COVID-19 Test Collection Site

Location will serve as primary testing option

MU Health Care to Offer Occupational Medicine Services

University of Missouri Health Care is expanding its services and will now offer occupational medicine at clinics in both Columbia and Mexico, Missouri. The occupational medicine practice of Eddie Runde

MU Health Care Tightens Visitor Guidelines for Hospitals

Masks will continue to be required in all facilities MU Health Care is tightening restrictions on visitors for some of its care environments as COVID-19 cases spike across the region