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Dec 19, 2017

When Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital looked for someone to design the hospital’s annual holiday card, they turned to Sarah Colby, coordinator of the Barnes-Jewish Foundation’s Arts + Healthcare program. Colby suggested they ask a BJWCH patient — a very special patient — Yvonne Sledge.

Nov 8, 2017

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital medical imaging technologist Meaghan Frank is grateful for care from her BJC HealthCare family. Two days after giving birth at Missouri Baptist Medical Center, her infant son Blaine had a seizure and was transferred to St. Louis Children's Hospital. Tests showed Blaine had suffered a stroke. Frank's mission is to raise awareness of pediatric stroke. “I had no idea newborns could have strokes, and most people I’ve talked to didn’t know either,” she says. “I really want to educate people.”

Oct 11, 2017

Herman Celestine, Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital employee for 20 years, is the only MSK-registered sonographer in Missouri who isn’t a physician. Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are conditions that can affect muscles, bones and joints. MSK ultrasound is rapidly evolving as a non-invasive tool in diagnosis and assessment for managing joint and soft tissue disorders.

Oct 2, 2017

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital’s bariatric (weight-loss) surgical program has been recognized with national designation as a Comprehensive Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program.

Sep 28, 2017

The Lung Cancer Screening Program at Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital is making access to care and treatment more seamless and effective for those patients most at risk for developing lung cancer.

Sep 11, 2017

Terri Barr’s co workers threw her a surprise, healthy pot luck to celebrate her 2017 BJC Health Hall of Fame Award. The outpatient surgery nurse at Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital credits co workers, family and Weight Watchers with helping her through 4 a.m. walks and achieving a 60-pound weight loss.

Aug 8, 2017

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, has been ranked #7 out of nearly 160 hospitals in Missouri and #4 in the St. Louis metro region by U.S.News & World Report. U.S.News also ranked Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital as high performing in orthopedic services overall, as well as in hip and knee replacements, and colon cancer surgery.

Jun 1, 2017

Hospital, physician and community leaders break ground for the new Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital in Creve Coeur.

May 2, 2017

Michelle Arthur, RN, vowed to return to Curundu, Panama, after her first mission trip there in 2012. The Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital interventional radiology nurse kept that vow and recently returned from her third trip. 

Apr 18, 2017

In June both adult and pediatric hospice patients in St. Louis will soon have much-needed options for end-of-life care with the opening of Evelyn’s House, a 16-bed hospice house located on the campus of Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital.


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