Press Releases

10/20/2020

MU Among First Institutions to Enroll Patient in International COVID-19 Clinical Trial

The University of Missouri School of Medicine is one of the first institutions in the world to enroll a patient in a new National Institutes of Health (NIH) clinical trial
10/6/2020

MU Health Care Earns Most Wired Recognition for 10th Consecutive Year

University of Missouri Health Care has been recognized for the 10th consecutive year as one of the nation’s “Most Wired” health systems, according to the 2020 Most Wired Survey by
9/30/2020

Health system announces first employee death due to COVID-19

MU Health Care and the MU School of Medicine announced today the health system’s first employee death due to COVID-19. In an email to employees, MU Executive Vice Chancellor for
9/18/2020

MU Health Care Pauses Testing at Hearnes Center COVID-19 Testing Site

MU Health Care is pausing operations at its COVID-19 drive-thru testing site in the Mizzou softball stadium parking lot next to the Hearnes Center, effective Saturday, Sept. 19, as part
9/4/2020

Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Sites Offer Modified Labor Day Hours

Testing will be offered Monday from 8 a.m. until noon; screening phone line will be offered from 8 a.m. until 11 a.m.
9/1/2020

MU Health Care Reopens Hearnes Center COVID-19 Testing Site

MU Health Care is reopening its COVID-19 drive-thru testing site in the Mizzou softball stadium parking lot next to the Hearnes Center, effective Wednesday, Sept. 2, to meet an increased
8/25/2020

Tiger Institute Health Alliance Partners With Multi-State Health Information Exchange

The Tiger Institute Health Alliance recently joined in partnership with the Lewis And Clark Information Exchange (LACIE) to create an expanded network of patient data sharing across Missouri and Kansas
7/31/2020

Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing to Consolidate into Single Location at Mizzou North

MU Health Care is closing its drive-thru testing site near the Mizzou softball stadium and will conduct all drive-thru testing for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) at the Mizzou North location at
7/16/2020

MU Health Care Hires New Director of Diversity and Inclusion

Nikki McGruder, director of the Inclusive Impact Institute, is joining University of Missouri Health Care as the director of diversity and inclusion. McGruder will serve in the newly created position
7/9/2020

MU Health Care Announces Changes to Drive-thru Testing

As testing volume continues to increase, MU Health Care is instituting changes to its drive-thru testing process for coronavirus (COVID-19), including opening a second location at Mizzou North, 115 Business