university of missouri children's hospital http://kbia.org en Boone County offers free flu shots for children http://kbia.org/post/boone-county-offers-free-flu-shots-children <p>Children in Boone County can get free flu shots starting Tuesday, Oct. 1.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 13:46:39 +0000 Chris Gothner 41381 at http://kbia.org Boone County offers free flu shots for children New waiting room at MU Children's Hospital is more than just a room http://kbia.org/post/new-waiting-room-mu-childrens-hospital-more-just-room <p>The University of Missouri Children’s Hospital celebrated the opening of a new waiting area for its newborn intensive care unit. Hospital officials said accommodating families for longer periods and overnight stays is an important aspect of neonatal intensive care units.</p><p>The new waiting room, located right next to the NICU, includes a living room, kitchen, two flat screen TVs and shower facilities.</p><p>On Tuesday evening, about 50 family members, supporters, and health care professionals got a preview of the new waiting area.</p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 14:27:28 +0000 Annie Trout 30384 at http://kbia.org New waiting room at MU Children's Hospital is more than just a room New ambulances acquired by MU Children's Hospital http://kbia.org/post/new-ambulances-acquired-mu-childrens-hospital <p>The University of Missouri Children&rsquo;s Hospital has inducted two new ambulances into its fleet. The new vehicles also have side-loading doors instead of back doors that allow for two patients to be transported at the same time. Thu, 24 Nov 2011 00:29:49 +0000 4185 at http://kbia.org New ambulances acquired by MU Children's Hospital