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Western Unlikely to Face Changes with Proposed Health Bill

A House bill with the potential to drastically change how state universities within Missouri operate their student health services will make its way through committee hearings this month, but it seems as though Missouri Western will be left unaffected. House Bill 2096, authored by Rep. Jason Chipman, R-Steelville, mandates that state universities will not be allowed to charge students with a health... Read More

Western chooses BlueCross BlueShield over Aetna

Full-time employees and staff at Missouri Western are about to see a change in their health insurance. Missouri Western State University has decided to do business this coming year with BlueCross BlueShield of Kansas City over Aetna, Western’s current healthcare provider. Western contracts are traditionally three years, but if they see a bid that they just can’t refuse, that would... Read More