News Releases

  1. Apr 6, 2018 - CoxHealth President and CEO celebrated at Second Annual Bengsch Award Reception

    Community members, health department staff and leaders across the health care industry came together this afternoon to celebrate CoxHealth President and CEO Steve Edwards as the winner of the 2018 Harold K. Bengsch award. Read on...
  2. Mar 30, 2018 - CoxHealth President and CEO named Bengsch Award honoree

    The Springfield-Greene County Health Department is proud to announce Steve Edwards, President and CEO of CoxHealth, as this year’s Harold K. Bengsch Award honoree. Read on...
  3. Mar 26, 2018 - Mark Your Calendar: Second Annual Bengsch Award Reception April 6

    The public is invited to an award reception to honor the second recipient of the Harold K. Bengsch Award. Read on...
  4. March 26, 2018 - Mooney named SGCHD Assistant Director

    Jon Mooney has been named Assistant Director of the Springfield-Greene County Health Department. Read on...
  5. Jan 31, 2018 - Nominations open tomorrow for 2018 Harold K. Bengsch Award

    Nominations for the 2018 Harold K. Bengsch honoree open tomorrow, February 1. Read on...
  6. Jan 10, 2018 - Flu is on the rise: where to go and how to prevent getting sick

    In light of increasing flu numbers, the area’s health care partners are taking a collaborative approach in communicating Care Options available to our community. Read on...
  7. Dec 28, 2017 - Climbing flu numbers prompt hospital visitor restrictions

    With confirmed flu cases continuing to climb in Greene County, our local healthcare community has opted to implement visitor restrictions to hospital facilities in our area. Read on...
  8. Dec. 11, 2017 - City Council to consider repeal of future pit bull ban or refer to a citizen vote

    It is anticipated that City Council will make a decision at the Dec. 11 meeting to either repeal General Ordinance No. 6397 or submit to voters a question of whether or not to approve the ordinance. Read on...
  9. Dec. 4, 2017 - Springfield named 25th in the country by Gallup in community ranking for exercise

    The Gallup organization has ranked Springfield 25th on its list of Communities with the Highest Rates of Regular Exercise. Read on...
  10. Nov 17, 2017 - Community Leaders Launch Mental Health Needs Assessment

    Today community leaders from across many sectors in Springfield came together to begin the process of a mental health needs assessment for our community. Read on...
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