Missouri Health Department Procedures for Ebola Not ChangingA spokesman for the Missouri Department of Health says they will not change procedures regarding Ebola in light of a patient being treated for the disease in Dallas.
Smoke Rises from Burning Bridgeton Landfill as Workers Dig
Injured Brewery Worker, Wife Speak Out About Hospital InfectionsRetired brewery worker Jim Klotz says he lost a lot when the infection he believes came from a hospital IV ravaged his body, leaving him dependent on others.
Missouri Senate Committee Passes Bill to Toughen Reporting on Hospital InfectionsSince January, KMOX has been requesting the 2012 hospital infection data from the Missouri Department of Health.
Man Whose Son Almost Lost Arm Says MO Dept of Health Too Slow Reporting Hospital Infection Rates"The infection developed immediately after the surgery at the site of the surgery," Attorney Ray Wagner said.
Attorney Warns of High Hospital Infection RatesMary Coffey argues that such infections would be more preventable if hospitals were forced to publish transparent, timely data on their infection rates.
City Says Barricades Outside New Life Evangelistic Center Will RemainThe barricades are still up, with signs that say "sidewalk closed for health and safety reasons."