Community Calendar: Breast Cancer Awareness Series

University of Missouri Health Care providers will be hosting two presentations on breast cancer topics in October.

Community Calendar: Pink Out Your Hair to Show You Care

As part of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, hair stylists from Hair Therapy Salon in Columbia will offer pink hair extensions and removable clip-ins to Ellis Fischel Cancer Center employees, patients and visitors for a $10 donation.

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Partners with University of Missouri Health Care to Offer Consumers New Health Plan Options

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and University of Missouri Health Care have partnered to offer a new health plan option that will benefit consumers and local employers by increasing access to affordable, quality health care.

U.S. News and World Report Recognizes MU Health Care as High Performing in Orthopaedics and Nephrology

The annual U.S. News rankings recognize hospitals that excel in treating patients with the most challenging conditions.

SSM Health Explores Transfer of Ownership for Ministries in Mid- and Northwest Missouri

Transition will help ensure long-term sustainability of quality health care for people of Jefferson City, Mexico, Maryville, and surrounding communities.

MU Health Care Maintains Missouri’s Top Designation for Stroke Care

University of Missouri Health Care has once again earned the state of Missouri’s highest designation as a Level 1 stroke center, maintaining its status as the only health care system in the region that offers patients Level 1 trauma, stroke and STEMI care programs. STEMI stands for ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction, a life-threatening type of heart attack caused by the complete blockage of a heart artery.

Ear, Nose and Throat Practices to Join MU Health Care

The practices of two local ear, nose and throat specialists will join University of Missouri Health Care. Gregory Campbell, MD, and Elizabeth ‘Susie’ Early, MD, are affiliating with the health system, effective Aug. 20 and Oct. 1, respectively.

MU Health Care Gives $400K to Fund Marching Mizzou Scholarships

University of Missouri Health Care will contribute $400,000 over the next four years to support the creation of the Marching Mizzou Scholarship Fund. The scholarships will help ensure that Marching Mizzou students have the necessary support to continue their educational and musical endeavors at MU.

Koehler Named Chief Human Resources Officer of MU Health Care

Following a nationwide search, Mike Koehler has been selected as chief human resources officer of University of Missouri Health Care, effective Thursday, July 5, 2018.

Community Calendar: Free Smoking Cessation Program

Ellis Fischel Cancer Center will offer a tobacco-free program Oct. 18 through Dec. 13, 2018.