The state’s emphasis on quality health care and healthy lifestyle choices combined with outdoor activities year-round, means that Missouri has one of the highest life expectancy rates and lowest infant mortality rates nationwide. State and local government are committed to providing the most comprehensive health care for all inhabitants. In South County, residents have convenient access to nearby community hospitals, a variety of clinics and HMOs, and a coordinated network of emergency services that provide state-of-the-art medical services.
St. Anthony’s Medical Center is a full-service hospital that offers diagnostic and therapeutic services with a broad range of specialties; including cardiology, oncology, maternity, orthopedics, emergency, chemical dependency and psychiatry. As a member of Unity Health (a network of hospitals, doctors and health care professionals), St. Anthony’s serves individuals and organizations in the greater St. Louis area.