CoxHealth is the only locally owned, not-for-profit health system based in Springfield, Mo. It is accredited by DNV GL-Healthcare, distinguished as one of the nation’s Top 100 Integrated Healthcare Systems (2006-2012), recognized as a U.S. News & World Report Best Regional Hospital, and recognized by CareChex as among the top 10 percent of U.S. hospitals for patient safety and overall hospital care. CoxHealth's mission is to improve the health of the communities we serve through quality health care, education, and research. Our vision is to be the best for those who need us. We value safety, compassion, respect, and integrity.
CoxHealth is a five-hospital organization with more than 80 physician clinics in the region. The health system includes Cox South, Cox North, Cox Monett, Cox Medical Center Branson, and Meyer Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Hospital. Each facility offers a caring, highly trained staff and state-of-the-art equipment to meet the health care needs of the communities we serve.
From our beginning in 1906, our story has been about growth, opportunity, advancement, and caring. As one of southwest Missouri’s Choice Employers, we keep these traditions alive by continually investing in the technology, resources, and people that make us the region’s health care leader.
If you’re ready to explore the possibilities of a CoxHealth career, we’d love to meet you.
Marshfield, located in Webster County Missouri, is conveniently close to large cities such as Tulsa, Kansas City, and St. Louis as well as the smaller City of Springfield. However, it's rural attributes serve to also attract outdoorsmen and nature enthusiasts. Eight large lakes are within an hour's drive: Pomme De Terre; Stockton; Truman; and Lake of the Ozarks to the north and west; and Bull Shoals, Northfork, Table Rock, and Taneycomo to the south. Two smaller lakes - McDaniel and Fellows - and Springfield lakes are within 30 minutes. All offer an array of outdoor opportunities including fishing, boating, skiing, and sailing. Hiking, biking, wildlife areas, streams, and other river opportunities are within a short drive including the Niangua and Compton Hollow Conservation Areas just outside of Marshfield's city limits.
Marshfield also sponsors the longest continuous county fair in Missouri as well as many other family events during the year thanks to the dedication and hard work of the many civic organizations, churches, and businesses. A few include: the annual Easter Egg Hunt, Cherry Blossom Festival, Farmer's Market, Fiber Fair, Pow Wow, Truck and Tractor Pull, Independence Day Rodeo, ATV Rodeo, Demolition Derby, Annual Holstein Association Show, Business Expo, Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch, Harvest Days, Breakfast with Santa, Christmas Parade, and Tree Lighting Ceremony.