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STATE-OF-THE-STATE IS TOMORROW!

05 May 2015

The Spring State-of-the-State is tomorrow morning at the Wellshire Event Center located at 3333 South Colorado Blvd. – Denver, CO. If you’ve registered, we’ll see you bright and early: 7:15am – Registration, Breakfast, & Networking. 7:45am – Introductions. 8:00am – Program. If you’re not registered, we hope to see you at our Fall State-of-the-State in […]

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Sharon Caulfield Accepts New Opportunity

05 May 2015

After 22 years with Boulder-based Caplan and Earnest LLC, healthcare attorney Sharon Caulfield, has accepted a position with the law firm of Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, a Denver-based firm with offices in six states and Washington DC. Caulfield’s area of emphasis was health care law while at Caplan and Earnest and she will continue a […]

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First Chief Nursing Officer At SCL Health

05 May 2015

SCL Health has appointed Geri Towndrow as it first chief nursing officer for the healthcare system. Towndrow will set strategic direction for nursing quality & safety for SCL’s eight hospitals and related healthcare facilities in Colorado, Montana and Kansas, and will oversee innovation and improvement efforts at the corporate level of the Denver-based nonprofit system. […]

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New CEO at AHA

04 May 2015

The American Hospital Association (AHA) has selected a replacement for Richard Umbdenstock, current president and CEO, who announced in November that he intended to retire in September of this year. The AHA has chosen Richard Pollack, a veteran at the association with 32 years of experience. Pollack has served in a variety of role since […]

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Physician Burnout May Be Related To Leadership Style

04 May 2015

Physician burnout is prevalent throughout the U.S. healthcare system—experienced by nearly half (46%) of physicians, according to data published in JAMA last year. But effective leadership appears to alleviate it, according to new research from the Mayo Clinic. Read More at HealthLeaders Media.

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Yampa Valley Medical Center CMO Retires

04 May 2015

Dr. Larry Bookman, the chief medical officer of Steamboat Springs-based Yampa Valley Medical Center, has retired after serving the hospital and the Valley for more than 30 years.  Bookman retired as director of emergency medicine in 2009.  He stayed on as CMO to assist with strategic planning and help the healthcare community navigate changes in […]

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Southeast Fort Collins To See New Emergency Center

04 May 2015

University of Colorado Health announced that it has begun construction on a $12.3 million freestanding emergency center on its Harmony Road Campus in southeast Fort Collins. The 17,400 sq ft facility, will include 12 private exam rooms and advanced CT imaging, ultrasound & basic X-ray services. It will also host an outpatient lab and retail […]

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Boulder Community Health To Sell Broadway Campus

28 April 2015

After almost 90 years in north Boulder, the Broadway and Balsam Avenue Boulder Community Hospital campus will be put up for sale.  The hospital’s board of directors had been evaluating whether to sell or renovate the buildings on the campus for an estimated $15 million.  It has decided to relocate its behavioral health and rehabilitation […]

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Children’s Hospital Colorado Has A New CEO

28 April 2015

Children’s Hospital Colorado has appointed Jena Hausmann as it permanent CEO.  She has been serving as interim CEO during a national search for a replacement for former CEO Jim Shmerling who stepped down from day-to-day hospital operations in December of last year to concentrate on his role as CEO of Children’s Hospital Colorado Health System.  […]

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UCHealth Memorial Plans $10.3 Million Cancer Center

28 April 2015

UCHealth Memorial will begin construction as early as next month on a new cancer center at its north campus at Briargate Parkway and Union Boulevard.  The $10.3 million new cancer center  is part of UCHealth Memorial’s $20 million expansion plan for cancer treatment facilities and services in the Colorado Spring area.  The new north facility […]

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Thank You For Your Loyalty.

HCCA, publishers of the Colorado Managed Care Newsletter, began reporting on the financing of healthcare in Colorado in December of 1983. As we begin our 31st year, we are grateful for the opportunity to be one of your sources of information in this ever-changing, healthcare market.

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