Press Releases


Fire Department Responds to Women's and Children's Hospital

Earlier today, the Columbia Fire Department extinguished a fire in an equipment room on the roof of Women’s and Children’s Hospital.

MU Health Care Recognized for Excellence in Treating Patients with ALS

University of Missouri Health Care has been named an ALS Certified Treatment Center of Excellence by the ALS Association, the first hospital in mid-Missouri to earn the designation.

Cancer Survivor Celebration 2019 to Feature Interactive Paint Project

MU Health Care's Ellis Fischel Cancer Center hosts a free event 12 to 3 p.m. Sunday, June 30 to celebrate cancer survivors and survivorship. The event is free and open

MU Health Care celebrates third cohort of Career Institute graduates

Thirty-four individuals graduated today from the University of Missouri Health Care's workforce development program, the MU Health Care Career Institute.

MU Health Care Named to '150 Top Places to Work' List for Third Straight Year

For the third year in a row, University of Missouri Health Care has been named one of the “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare” by the health news publication

MU Health Care Stroke Team Receives American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Achievement Award

University of Missouri Health Care’s Stroke Team has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes MU Health Care’s

Hospital Prepares for Natural Disaster During Emergency Training Event

On Friday, May 31, University of Missouri Health Care will conduct a large-scale emergency management exercise at Women’s and Children’s Hospital with simulated patients and a hospital evacuation.

Mizzou Urgent Care to Move to New Location

Mizzou Urgent Care — currently located in the South Providence Medical Building — will move to a new location at 3916 S. Providence Rd. It will be open for patients

MU Health Care Earns Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification

MU Health Care is first and only hospital system in mid-Missouri to earn comprehensive certification from DNV GL Healthcare.

Family Medicine-Fayette Closed on Feb. 7; Other Clinics Open as Scheduled

Because of icy conditions, Family Medicine-Fayette will be closed Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019.