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VA Hospital Sets Opening Date

The Department of Veterans Affairs has set August 11, 2018 as the opening date for its new Aurora Hospital.  Eight years in construction, the new hospital will have a price tag that is triple original project estimates.  The hospital is now expected to cost nearly $1.7 billion. The 12-building, 1.2 million-sq.ft.,  state-of-the-art medical campus  is […]

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UCHealth Memorial Hospital Central Applies for Level 1 Trauma Designation

UCHealth Memorial Hospital Central in Colorado Springs has applied to become a Level 1 Trauma hospital.  It currently is designated a Trauma 2 facility.  The hospital is to undergo a site inspection next week, January 15 and 16.    Approval for the change could be issued as early as April, 2018. The Level 1 Trauma designation […]

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Salud to Set Up First Southern Colorado Clinic

The Mt. Carmel Primary Care Clinic is partnering with Salud Family Health Centers to establish a new community clinic in Trinidad.   Both Clinics currently serve the Colorado front range,  Mt. Carmel serving southern Colorado while Salud serves northern. Salud Family Health  is a non-profit, federally qualified health network with 12 clinics.  Its federal designation will […]

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UCHealth Acquires Two Hospitals and 17 Freestanding ERs

UCHealth has acquired full ownership of two hospitals and 17 freestanding emergency rooms from its former partner.  Since the spring of 2015, Lewisville, Texas-based Adeptus Health and UCHealth have collaborated on the acquisition/operation of these Colorado properties with UCHealth holding the majority interest. In April of this year, Adeptus Health filed for Chapter 11 federal […]

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Foundation Laid for Children’s Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs

The foundation for the new campus of Children’s Hospital Colorado in Colorado Springs is close to completion. The new pediatric hospital is located on the campus of Memorial North.  It will be uniquely designed to accommodate pediatric patients and will include approximately 100 pediatric in-patient beds, an emergency department, NICU, PICU, and operating rooms. An […]

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St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center to Close NICU & Birthing Center

St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center in Pueblo has been delivering and caring for babies for 135 years.  Hospital leadership has announced that as of December 15 the facility will no longer offer this service to Pueblo families.  This follows on the heels of the closing in August of its acute impatient rehabilitation unit. A spokesperson from […]

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Pueblo to Gain Second Kaiser Facility

Kaiser Permanente Colorado has announced plans to open a second medical office building on the south side of Pueblo.  The new facility, “Pueblo South Medical Offices” will be located on a three-acre plot at the intersection of Acero Avenue and Pueblo Blvd.  The 8,200 sq.ft. facility is scheduled to be completed in early 2018. Kaiser […]

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Platte Valley Medical Center Opens Women’s Health Center

The first day of September saw the opening of a new clinic designed for women on the campus of Platte Valley Medical Center.  Harmony Women’s Health Center is a 4,000 sq.ft. medical facility designed to bring a full-service approach to the health issues of women in the greater Brighton area. The Center will be staffed […]

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UCHealth Students Get Hands-On Training

University of Colorado health sciences students from a variety of medical disciplines have been given the opportunity to get hands-on clinic training while completing their degrees.  Each Tuesday night, students volunteer their time for Aurora’s DAWN (Dedicated to Aurora’s Wellness and Needs) Clinic. The clinic is located in the Dayton Street Opportunity Center at 1445 […]

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Grand Junction Hospital to Add Cardiovascular Center

St. Mary’s Hospital, a part of the SCL Health system, has broken ground on a new Heart and Vascular Health Center on its Grand Junction campus.  The new facility will keep many more area patients at St. Mary’s rather than needing to travel to Denver or Salt Lake City for their care.  A high-tech operating […]

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