MU Health Care Begins Expansion of University Hospital ER

University of Missouri Health Care began construction June 6 on a $16 million, 27,307-square-foot expansion and renovation of University Hospital’s emergency department to meet growing patient volumes.

MU Health Care to Begin Expansion of University Hospital E.R.

MU Health Care is hosting a construction kick-off ceremony for the renovation and expansion of University Hospital’s Emergency Department.

MU Women’s and Children’s Hospital to Sponsor 2017 Go Girl Run

University of Missouri Women’s and Children’s Hospital will sponsor the 2017 Ultramax Sports Go Girl Run beginning at 7 a.m. Saturday, June 3.

MU Health Care Partners with Schools to Offer Medical Assistant Training

University of Missouri Health Care, Columbia College and Columbia Public Schools will offer scholarships to 20 Columbia Public School high-school students who graduate in May 2017.

MU Stroke Specialists Teach Students to Act F.A.S.T.

Katherine Watson and her grandfather Bill Ward are close-knit. The Centralia fifth-grader and her “papa” like to go fishing, play games and practice softball together.

MU Children’s Hospital, Safe Kids Team Up for Day of Fun

University of Missouri Children’s Hospital is hosting the sixth annual Safe Kids Day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 29, at the MU Hearnes Center Fieldhouse, 600 E. Stadium Blvd., Columbia.

University of Missouri Health Care Recognized for Efforts to Change Lives by Saving Sight

University of Missouri Health Care has received Saving Sight’s 2016 Excellence in Eye Donation Award.

Curtright Appoints Beck, Fotheringham to Leadership Positions at MU Health Care

University of Missouri Health Care Interim Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer Jonathan Curtright has named Mary Beck, RN, DNP, and Jeremy Fotheringham to top leadership positions at MU Health Care.

Simple Test Can Bust Myth of Lifelong Penicillin Allergy

ll her life, Kari Hopkins coped with a penicillin allergy. When she had back surgery in college, she had to tell her physicians that she couldn’t be treated with penicillin.

MU Children’s Hospital, Safe Kids Raise Poison Prevention Awareness

Since 1962, the third week in March has been designated National Poison Prevention Week. During this year’s observance from March 19 through March 25, University of Missouri Children’s Hospital and Safe Kids Columbia are raising awareness about accidental poisonings.