MU Health Care Physician Offers Safety Tips for Ice, Cold

Weather across Missouri is likely to bring a mix of ice and single-digit temperatures through the weekend, increasing the likelihood of cold-related injuries.

Statement from MU Health Care Regarding Class Action Settlement

University of Missouri Health Care has reached a preliminary settlement in a class-action lawsuit involving former payroll practices related to meal deductions for hourly employees.

Tiger Institute Ranked Among Nation’s Best Hospital IT Departments

The Tiger Institute for Health Innovation, the information technology department for University of Missouri Health Care, has been recognized as one of the nation’s “Best Hospital IT Departments” by Healthcare IT News. The national trade publication selected the Tiger Institute for the honor based on surveys and interviews of health IT departments across the country.

MUHealth.org Earns International Awards

MUHealth.org launched Aug. 22, 2017, and has since received international recognition for its user experience – the way in which site visitors interact with the website. The site received two gold W3 Awards and a gold Davey Award.

Fulton Family Health Officially Joins MU Health Care Today

Fulton Family Health Associates joined University of Missouri Health Care today, Dec. 7, 2017.

EXPERT AVAILABLE: Smoking Remains No. 1 Cause of Lung Cancer

Cigarette smoking is the leading cause of preventable disease and death in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 480,000 deaths are caused by smoking each year. To coincide with the American Cancer Society’s annual Great American Smokeout on Nov. 16, lung experts at University of Missouri Health Care are urging smokers to kick the habit.

Don’t Get Burned: MU Physician Warns of Gas-fueled Danger

Jeffrey Litt, DO, acute care surgeon at MU Health Care and medical director of the burn and wound center, raises awareness about the dangers of using accelerants to start fires.

MU Health Care, SSM Health Connect Medical Records through National Health Information Exchange

Patients who receive care at SSM Health and at members of the Tiger Institute Health Alliance Health Information Exchange (HIE) now can benefit from streamlined information sharing across organizations.

EXPERT AVAILABLE: Trick-or-Treat Safety

Mizzou Urgent Care physician offers tips to prevent Halloween injuries

Orthopaedic Surgeons at MU Health Care Offer Biologic Joint Repair

Patients who are too young or too active for artificial joints now have another option: Mizzou Biojoint®.