Mosaic Life Care

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Mosaic Life Care

Mosaic Life Care is a physician-led life system serving 35 counties in northwest Missouri, northeast Kansas, southeast Nebraska and southwest Iowa. With a vision of transforming community health by being a life-care innovator, Mosaic places the holistic needs of patients first by providing the right care at the right time and place offering high value and quality health care. The organization serves a population of approximatley 270,000 and is the largest employer in the region with more than 4000 employees.

Mosaic Life Care - St. Joseph, MO

  • 352 certified beds
  • Level II Trauma Center
  • Level II Stroke Center
  • More than 60 hospital and area clinics offering urgent, primary, specialty and emergency care
  • Only tertiary hospital between Kansas City and Omaha

Mayo Clinic Care Network

A Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award winner, Mosaic is the only health-care system in Missouri that is a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. Being part of this network allows Mosaic providers the ability to:

  • Conveniently consult with other experts in their field and access resources of the #1 ranked hospital in the nation, Mayo Clinic
  • Incorporate the insights, research and diagnostic recommendations of Mayo Clinic to create a treatment plan personalized to each patient's needs

Community Benefit

  • Goal of 10 percent of revenue committed to community benefit
  • Provides more than $33 million in charity care annually
  • More than 20 organizations funded that impact population health and community benefit
  • Foster G. McGaw Prize recipient - one of the most respected community service honors in health care

Population Health

  • More than ten years of success in population health, providing high quality care while controlling and reducing costs
  • Robust electronic medical record capability rated at Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Stage 6, as well as an innovative patient portal improving health-care engagement and access
  • Mosaic Life Care Foundation focused on building healthy and thriving communities

UMKC School of Medicine

In January 2021, the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) School of Medicine announced its program expansion to Mosaic Life Care at St. Joseph, Medical Center, to help address the state's rural physician shortage.

UMKC received a $7 million grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to start the new program. HRSA, the primary federal agency for improving access to health-care services for people who are uninsured, isolated or medically vulnerable, will pay out the grant over four years. 

Cheryl Portman
5325 Faraon St
St. Joseph, MO 64506