Press Releases


Commitment to Innovation Earns MU Health Care Ninth Straight ‘Most Wired’ Award

University of Missouri Health Care has been recognized for the ninth consecutive year as one of the nation’s “Most Wired” health systems, according to the 2019 Most Wired survey by

Missouri Psychiatric Center Opens Renovated Outdoor Activity Center for Patients

The Missouri Psychiatric Center space creates sensory experiences to encourage wellness and normalize hospital stay for those with behavioral health concerns.

MU, Cerner Mark 10 Years of Improving Care through Technology with the Tiger Institute for Health Innovation

The Tiger Institute for Health Innovation, a unique private-public partnership formed in 2009, celebrates a major milestone with its 10-year anniversary this month. University of Missouri Health Care and Cerner

MU Health Care Named First Adult Certified Duchenne Care Center

University of Missouri Health Care has been named the first Adult Certified Duchenne Care Center by Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD), a non-profit organization dedicated to leading the fight to

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