Antibiotics are only needed for treating infections caused by bacteria, but even some bacterial infections get better without antibiotics. Antibiotics are not needed for many sinus infections and some ear infections.
Washington University orthopedic surgeons at Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital are among the first in the St. Louis region to perform partial knee replacement procedures using a robotic-arm assisted device.
Along with a dedicated team of caregivers at Missouri Baptist Medical Center and a countrywide prayer chain, one patient kept a relentless positivity in the face of a frightening disease. Moreover, he had his family’s staunch support.
The Medicaid Ambulance Response Vehicle (MARV) stopped at Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital to bring attention to the Medicaid expansion measure that will be on the August 4 primary election ballot.
June 8, 2020 - Darryl Braxton's positive attitue and warm smile is an inspiration to his team and the entire hospital.
May 20, 2020 - Jessica Williams, radiation therapist at Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, is a genuine example of the health care heroes who work throughout BJC.
BJC HealthCare (“BJC”) is committed to protecting the confidentiality and security of our patients’ information. Regrettably, this notice concerns a security incident that may have involved some of that information for a specific group of patients.
The Living Well Center will open on the campus of Barnes-Jewish Hospital West County Hospital on June 1, 2020.
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital welcomes longtime BJC HealthCare executive Ann Abad as its new president.
On Nov. 5, BJC HealthCare will open a new facility in West St. Louis County aimed at providing the ultimate in patient care and comfort.