Governor Parson Announces Change To Missouri’s K-Twelve School Quarantine Guidance

A Change is being announced to Missouri’s K-12 school quarantine guidance. Under the updated guidance that was announced today (Thursday), proper mask wearing may now prevent individuals from being identified as close contacts in K-12 schools that have implemented a mask mandate. This means that if both individuals at school–the person diagnosed with COVID-19 and […]

SSM St. Mary’s Hospital – Jefferson City Signs Letter Of Intent

SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital – Jefferson City may soon have a new owner. SSM and Quorum Health have signed a letter of intent to purchase the hospital and associated medical group practices. The letter of intent begins a period of exclusive negotiation between the two organizations for the hospital campus built in 2014. Both […]

Missouri Goes For Trump And Gives Republicans Wins Across The State

We still do not know who will be the next President of the United State after yesterday’s (Tuesday) Election. As of this (Wednesday) morning Joe Biden has 238 Electoral College Votes to President Trump’s 213 with 270 votes needed to be declared the next president. Nine states are still counting millions of votes. President Trump […]

Governor Parson Extends Phase One Of Show Me Strong Recovery Plan

Governor Mike Parson is extending Phase 1 of the state’s Show Me Strong Recovery Plan from Sunday May 31st through Monday June 15th. Parson said yesterday that some communities are farther along than others in the recovery process. Extending Phase 1 will give communities more time to prepare and align efforts as the state continues […]

SSM Audrain Beginning Limited Elective Procedures

SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospitals in Mexico and Jefferson City will both begin limited elective procedures starting today (Monday). They will continue having patients, staff, and visitors were masking and will test all patients prior to the their scheduled procedures and maintain strict visitor policies.