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Go Ahead Given for UCCS Sports Medicine Center

The University of Colorado Regents have approved a proposal to spend $61.4 million on a sports medicine and performance center on the CU campus in Colorado Springs.  The new facility, William J. Hybl Sports Medicine and Performance Center, will be part of the City of Champions project. The center will be the first of its […]

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UCHealth and YVMC Sign Partnership

On June 7, UCHealth and Yampa Valley Medical Center in Steamboat Springs signed their partnership agreement to integrate services between the two organizations.  The new arrangement involves a complex integration which  includes profit sharing with other UCHealth hospitals and YVMC hospital staff becoming UCHealth employees. UCHealth has made a financial commitment to YVMC as part […]

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Denver Health Buys Land for Future Clinic Near DIA

To guarantee that it will have a spot when the time is right, Denver Health has purchased a 3.5-acre plot south of DIA.   The land is located on Tower Road in the eastern most suburb of Denver, Green Valley Ranch.  The purchase price was $1.7 million.  A date has not been set for construction to […]

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Four Suburban SCL Hospitals Sold to Arizona-based Trust

Four community hospitals operated by SCL Health and joint venture partner Emerus have been sold to Scottsdale-based Healthcare Trust of America.  In November 2013, SCL Health  announced plans to partner with Woodlands, Texas-based Emerus, the nation’s first and largest operator of micro-hospitals, to build and operate four free-standing, inpatient hospitals around the metro-area.  Over the […]

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Construction Begins on Highlands Ranch Hospital

UCHealth has broken ground on a 72-bed, $310 million hospital to be located in the Highlands Ranch suburb of Denver near  Lucent Boulevard and C-470.  This is the fourth of  five hospitals UCHealth has planned for the front range to provide easier access and lower cost options to patients seeking care from the University of […]

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CVS Expands in Colorado

The ribbon-cutting ceremony for the first stand-alone CVS Pharmacy in Colorado was celebrated on May 30 in Parker.  CVS, second only to Walgreens in size, has plans to open two other stand-alone stores this year in the state, one in Denver and the other in Littleton.    The company also intends to open a Colorado Springs […]

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Summit County Hospital Dealt Major Setback

St. Vincent Hospital in Leadville has received disappointing news from the federal government that its loan proposal for the building of a new hospital has been put on hold.  The funding source, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, has paused the project in hopes that the hospital’s financial performance improves to projections used to obtain the […]

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Longmont United to Close Adult Day Care Program

Longmont United Hospital has announced plans to close its Homestead Adult Day Services program on April 28.  It was the decision of the hospital’s administration that  service to its clients at the nonprofit program could be enhanced if provided by more need-specific, specialized care found at other facilities. Homestead provided seniors with some degree of […]

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UCHealth & Steamboat Springs Hospital in Merger Talks

UCHealth and Yampa Valley Medical Center (YVMC) in Steamboat Springs are in the due diligence phase of negotiations with the intent of merging the two organizations.   YVMC had announced plans in July, 2016 to seek a front-range hospital partner as part of its long range strategic plan for the hospital.  At that time, the intent […]

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Penrose-St. Francis Plan for Larger New Campus Footprint

Penrose-St. Francis Health Services is in negotiations with Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. to purchase for $5.2 million,  its asphalt plant near the proposed site of a third Penrose-St. Francis medical campus.  The new hospital will be located at the northeast corner of Centennial Boulevard and Fillmore Street atop Fillmore hill in northwestern Colorado Springs. Anticipating […]

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