Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital is now performing Cardiac Cat Scans (CT) for Calcium Scoring. A cardiac CT scan for coronary calcium is a non-invasive way of obtaining information about the presence, location and extent of calcified plaque in the coronary arteries—the vessels that supply oxygen-containing blood to the heart muscle.
MBSH physicians, leaders and clinicians recently gathered to celebrate the Center of Distinction award, which was given to the Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center by Healogics®, the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services. The Center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for twelve consecutive months, including patient satisfaction higher than 92 percent, and a minimum wound healing rate of at least 92 percent within 28 median days to heal. There were 601 Centers eligible for the Center of Distinction award and 367 achieved the honor.
Domino’s Pizza team members prepared over 200 personal pizzas for the health care workers at Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital.
Missouri University of Science and Technology’s first virtual summer camp will conclude with a launch event to watch more than a dozen camper-built small satellites travel 100,000 feet into the air on-board a high-altitude balloon. Campers will track the flight in August and receive images and data captured by the satellites from the edge of space.
Time to empty out the piggy banks to help small businesses. Missouri banks are asking consumers to deposit their spare change at their local banks or use change when shopping as the pandemic-related shutdowns have created a slowdown in coin circulation.
Steelville Drug is excited to announce the launch of their new community focused program, myBaby. This program is aimed to better support expectant mothers and young families in the Steelville and Cuba area through parenting education, breastfeeding support, and a wide selection of products to assist the pregnant and breastfeeding mother.