Hospital Expansion Groundbreaking

The Citizens Memorial Hospital District Board of Directors cordially invites you to attend the groundbreaking ceremony for the history-making expansion and renovation of Citizens Memorial Hospital.

Planning to attend? RSVP now.

Groundbreaking Invitation

Event Details

  • 11 a.m. Thursday, September 28, 2023.
  • The groundbreaking event will be held in the parking lot south of the hospital and north of Bolivar Family Care Center. Download a map for directions.
  • Free lunch served following the ceremony.
  • RSVP online or by calling 417-328-6401 by Tuesday, September 26.

About the Expansion

  • Expansion Size: 117,000-square-feet (3 floors)
  • Remodel Size: 25,000-square-feet
  • Construction Manager: JE Dunn
  • Architect: HMN Architects

Patient Areas

  • New and Expanded Emergency Department
  • New and Expanded Intensive Care Unit
  • New Private Medical/Surgery Rooms
  • New Progressive Care Rooms
  • New Birth Place

Other Features

  • New Hospital Entrance
  • New and Expanded Gift Shop
  • New Kitchen, Cafeteria and Dining Area
  • New Pharmacy
  • Additional Space for Future Growth


  • Surgical Department Renovations and Expansion
  • 2 New Cardiac Cath Lab Procedure Rooms

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