CoxHealth is the only locally owned, not-for-profit health system based in Springfield, Missouri. CoxHealth provides substantial community benefit to serve the unmet needs of its friends and neighbors.
Established in 1906, the organization serves more than 900,000 people in a 24-county service area in southwest Missouri and northwest Arkansas, offering a comprehensive array of primary care and specialty care at five hospitals and more than 80 clinics in 24 communities. The health system includes Cox Medical Center South, Cox Medical Center Branson, Cox North Hospital, Meyer Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Hospital, Cox Monett Hospital, Oxford Health Care (the nation’s second largest hospitalbased home health agency), Home Parenteral Services (home infusion therapy), CoxHealth Foundation, Cox College, CoxHealth Plans and more.
Facts: • 10,069 employees • 600+ integrated physicians and advance practice providers • 5 hospitals • 954 licensed beds • Total economic impact and benefit to our region is $750 million.

About Our Community

Springfield, Missouri, is consistently rated as one of the “Top Quality of Life Communities” in the nation by Money Magazine. Located in the southwest portion of the state, Springfield is the third largest city (metro population 450,000) and offers diversity in the arts, a wide variety of outdoor activities, and numerous sporting events.