It’s been five years since BJC, CoxHealth, Memorial Health System and Saint Luke’s Health System joined together to create the BJC Collaborative in 2012.
Five years ago last month, four leading, independent nonprofit health care organizations in Missouri and Illinois joined together to form the BJC Collaborative.
A mock scenairo testing coordination among three BJC Collaborative hospitals was highlighted October 17 in The Southern Illinoisan.
A new partnership will unite two southwest Missouri health care entities. A letter of intent has been signed that allows CoxHealth to acquire Barton County Memorial Hospital, a 25-bed critical access facility based in Lamar, Mo. CoxHealth, located in Springfield, Mo., is one of the founding members of the BJC Collaborative.
A small plane carrying Todd Greiner slammed into the ground on a cloudless spring day in June 2016. Greiner, then 64, of West Frankfort, Ill., was catastrophically injured. His fellow pilot was killed.
A year later, he’s flying again.