Welcome to the Tiger Institute

The Tiger Institute for Health Innovation is working to improve the health of Missourians both within the University of Missouri Health System and with partners throughout Missouri.

Missouri Health Care Providers

The Tiger Institute strives to connect health care providers with each other and with patients to improve quality, lower costs, and increase access for all Missourians.

Jan 11

MU Health Care reduces unnecessary blood transfusions with clinical decision support

Blood transfusions have the power to save lives. But when used inappropriately, they can harm patients, generate excessive costs and waste an important, limited resource. Armed with studies showing up to 40 percent of transfusions in the U.S. are unnecessary(1), University of Missouri Health Care leaders saw an opportunity to improve patient safety and reduce […]

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