Health Innovation

Missouri-based Centene, Washington University Announce $100 Million Partnership

Missouri-based Centene Corp. and Washington University School of Medicine recently announced plans for a partnership to accelerate research into treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, breast cancer, diabetes and obesity. Centene, a health ... Read More

CNN Names Missouri Zoo Among “Top Places To Travel For Spring of 2019”

One of the most important factors to consider when expanding your business in a new location, at least for your future employees, is quality of life. Factors such as housing costs ... Read More

Heartland Dental Expands, Adds 100 New Jobs In Missouri

Heartland Dental, the nation’s largest dental support organization serving approximately 1,400 supported dentists across more than 900 dental offices, announced today its decision to expand with a new non-clinical support office ... Read More

Missouri University Awarded $10 Million From U.S. Army To Study Hearing Loss

The U.S. Army awarded Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, a $10 million grant to study hearing loss. The researchers at Washington University’s School of Medicine are investigating the effectiveness of ... Read More

Three Missouri Cities Named Among Best Places To Live In 2019

Columbia, Kansas City and St. Louis, Missouri, have each been named among the “Best Places To Live In 2019” by Livability. The study looked at more than 1,000 cities with populations ... Read More

Missouri Partnership Announces Subash Alias as Interim CEO

Missouri Partnership announced today that their Board of Directors Executive Committee has named Subash Alias as interim CEO effective March 1. Alias brings more than 23 years of economic development experience ... Read More

Missouri University Ranked Top In The Midwest For 22nd Year

Truman State University, in Kirksville, Missouri, was ranked the No. 1 public school in the Midwest regional rankings and the No. 9 school overall for the region, according to the U.S. ... Read More

Missouri-based Virtual Care Center Using mHealth Wearables To Provide Enhanced Virtual Care

Mercy Virtual is using mHealth wearables in remote patient monitoring programs that give care providers real-time data on patients in member hospitals. Soon that program will expand to the home. The ... Read More

U-Haul Names Missouri Top Midwestern State For Growth In 2018

Missouri was recently listed as the U-Haul No. 1 Growth State in the Midwest, according to U-Haul data analyzing U.S. migration trends for 2018. Additionally, the Show-Me state ranked number 12 ... Read More

Site Selection: Hannibal & Kirksville, America’s Hometown & the Smartest City in Rural America

They don’t call Kirksville the “Smartest City in Rural America” without reason. Where else in the country can you find a town of 17,519 people where you can receive a high-quality ... Read More