CoxHealthOur board of directors are local business people who make decisions on what is best for the communities we serve in the Ozarks. Our mission is to be the best for those who need us- which are patients and families in Southwest Missouri. Springfield, Missouri, United States http://www.coxhealth.com
Situated in southwest Missouri, Springfield offers a dynamic setting for the people who live and work here. As the third largest city in Missouri, the community has enjoyed significant growth:
* The Missouri Department of Economic Development has identified Springfield as the “Economic Engine for the state.”
* U.S. Bureau of Census Labor Statistics rank the county’s employment growth as 21 out of the nation’s 316 largest.
* A Safe Community - designated by the World Health Organization Collaborating Centre on Safe Community Promotion.
* Top 40 Best Quality of Life, bizjournals.com
Springfield, Missouri, resides within just 500 miles of approximately half of the U.S. population. For those wanting a big city get-away, Springfield is just a three-hour drive from St. Louis, Kansas City or Tulsa. Springfield offers a vast array of cultural and outdoor activities. Local universities and colleges provide a number of programs and sporting events.The city’s proximity to many large lakes makes it a destination for individuals who like to fish and boat. The area is a great place to raise a family, has strong schools and is very affordable.
Springfield offers a favorable four-season climate that provides an abundance of sunshine, low winds and moderate winter temperatures.