News Stories

5/21/2020

Don't Forget Sun Safety When Spending Extra Time Outdoors

Memorial Day Weekend has long been considered the unofficial start of summer, but in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, many of us have already been spending more time outdoors than ever before.
5/14/2020

MU’s Hacking COVID-19 Task Force Creates Equipment to Protect Health Care Workers

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5/1/2020

UV Light Disinfects Masks for Health Care Workers and First Responders

Health care systems across the country are keeping a close eye on their PPE, or personal protective equipment, especially N95 masks. UV disinfection helps extend the lifespan of those masks and keep health care workers and first-responders safe.
4/24/2020

Mid-Missouri Joins Together to Feed Front-Line Workers

A surge in food donations has been a welcome, though unexpected, response to COVID-19. Across mid-Missouri, residents are pitching in to send hot meals to local hospitals.
4/10/2020

Supply Chain Team Innovates to Keep Shelves Stocked

While doctors and nurses are often top of mind in the fight against COVID-19, there’s another important team that works behind-the-scenes to make sure health care workers have the PPE, or personal protective equipment, they need.
4/9/2020

We're Here for You With Safe, Convenient Virtual Care

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4/8/2020

MU Health Care Opens Temporary Child Care Facility

There’s one less worry for MU Health Care employees who are on the front lines of the fight against COVID-19. The health system has now opened a temporary child care facility for the children of those employees.
4/2/2020

Community Steps Up to Sew Face Masks

MU Health Care currently has an adequate supply of personal protective equipment, but volunteers have stepped up to help the health system prepare in case a shortage of face masks should occur.
3/30/2020

Maintaining Health and Wellness During the COVID-19 Outbreak

With the gym closed and social gatherings limited, living a healthy lifestyle may look a little different these days. Experts say self-care, though, is more important than ever before.
3/30/2020

MU Department of Health Management and Informatics Receives Educational Sustainability Award

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