Health care grows with county

May 2013
St. Charles Journal;5/15/2013, Vol. 48 Issue 20, pA8
The author discusses the growth in health care and medical facilities in St. Charles County, Missouri, and also justifies the expansion made by the SSM St. Joseph Health Center and health care organization BJC Health Care to provide medical services to the growing population of the county.


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