CoxHealth is the region’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health system. 

Every day, our 11,000 employees strive to live our mission, vision and values for one reason: you.

We've come a long way from our humble beginnings in a frame duplex in 1906. Today, CoxHealth is a leader in both health care and community involvement. Read on to learn more about our recognitions and achievements, community sponsorships, and more. 

The CoxHealth Difference

Our Mission is to improve the health of the communities we serve through quality health care, education and research.
Our Vision is to be the best for those who need us.
Our Values are safety, compassion, respect and integrity.

Our History

From a frame duplex in 1906 to the six-hospital system of today, we celebrate our rich and interesting history.

Our Board of Directors

Our board of business leaders, community leaders and physicians guides CoxHealth now, and works to prepare the organization for the future.

Accreditation & Awards

Recognition from national agencies and local organizations for our quality and safety, educational concerns and business achievements.

Compliance & Ethics

Our Corporate Integrity department oversees our compliance and ethics programs, guiding our decisions and ensuring compliance with all regulations.

Community Sponsorships

We're proud to sponsor events that fit our mission and are designed to benefit the community. Learn about our policies and guidelines, and apply.

download Health Fair Requests

As the Springfield area's largest locally owned health system, we participate in health fairs across the region. If you'd like CoxHealth to participate in your event, complete this application. 

A CoxHealth ACO member physician talks with a patient.

CoxHealth Accountable Care

Next Generation Accountable Care Organizations (ACO) are groups of doctors, hospitals and other health care providers that join together to provide coordinated care to Medicare Fee-for-Service patients. This coordinated care helps patients, especially those who are chronically ill or hospitalized, get the right care at the right time.