Press Releases


Larger COVID-19 Test Collection Location to Open Offering Expanded Hours

MU Health Care is opening a new, larger COVID-19 test collection site as the demand for testing continues to increase in the region.

MU Health Care Tightens Visitor Guidelines

MU Health Care is tightening restrictions on hospital and clinic visitors, due to the increase in COVID-19 cases across the region. Effective Monday, Jan. 10, adult inpatients at University Hospital

MU Health Care Temporarily Limits COVID-19 Testing to People With Symptoms

Because of high demand for COVID-19 testing by people who are not sick, MU Health Care is limiting outpatient testing to only people who are experiencing symptoms.

COVID-19 Test Collection Site Closed Friday and Saturday

MU Health Care’s COVID-19 test collection site located at 2003 W. Broadway, Suite 100, in Columbia will be closed Friday, Dec. 30, and Saturday, Jan. 1, for the New Year’s

University of Missouri Health Care CEO, CIO Honored with CHIME-AHA Transformational Leadership Award

As digital technologies increasingly drive the quality of healthcare, leaders behind the scenes are making crucial improvements in technology that help save lives. Led by Chief Executive Officer Jonathan Curtright

MU Health Care Closing COVID-19 Vaccination Site

MU Health Care will close its dedicated COVID-19 vaccination site located at 404 N. Keene St. on Tuesday, Nov. 30.

MU Health Care Moves Pediatric Emergency Services to University Hospital

Transition is part of a larger, long-term project to integrate services on a centralized hospital campus MU Health Care’s pediatric emergency team at Women’s and Children’s Hospital will relocate to

MU Health Care Relaxes Visitor Guidelines

MU Health Care is relaxing restrictions on hospital and clinic visitors, but masks will still be required.

COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments Available for Children Ages 5 to 11

MU Health Care will host vaccination events for children ages 5-11.

University of Missouri Health Care selected as a 2021 HIMSS Davies Award winner

University of Missouri Health Care has again been named a HIMSS Davies Award winner, making it one of only nine health care organizations globally to be selected as a Davies