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Colorado Health Foundation

Colorado Health Foundation
Colorado Health Foundation

More than half of Colorado’s prison population has likely been infected with coronavirus, report says

More than 16,000 cases have been tied to outbreaks at prisons, jails and detention facilities in the state, a Colorado Health Institute analysis says


Opinion: Achieving racial equity in health care is a task for all of us

It starts with all health systems identifying biases in providing health care.

Opinion Columns

On Edge: Heightened anxiety, depression are testing Colorado’s already-frayed safety nets

As coronavirus makes another virulent run through Colorado, a silent epidemic of mental health challenges is feeding on the anxiety and isolation of the pandemic.


A huge number of Coloradans already say they won’t get a coronavirus vaccine. Will politics make it worse?

Liberals are most likely to say they will get vaccinated, but distrust of the Trump administration could change that


Coronavirus has caused significant mental health strain in Colorado — for some more than others

A new survey from the Colorado Health Foundation shows sharp divisions based on race, income and political affiliation


As society changes, Colorado investors want to make more impact with their money

Environmental issues, social justice and economic equity are on many minds and a growing force of impact investors hope to change the world by supporting like-minded companies.


Oil and gas and private donors paid for initiatives in Hickenlooper’s administration, investigation finds

The donations overlapped with state business but the governor’s office had no conflict of interest policy, The Colorado Sun and CBS4 found

Sun Investigation

Food-assistance requests keep soaring in Colorado despite slowing coronavirus unemployment claims

Nearly 70,000 more Coloradans received SNAP benefits in April compared to March. State officials expect that number to continue to climb during the coronavirus crisis.


Most Coloradans don’t think state should reopen until more coronavirus testing is available, poll says

The survey finds partisanship influences who is trusted and what steps Gov. Jared Polis should take next in Colorado


Colorado wants to ensure coronavirus won’t affect low-income, minority communities disproportionately

Past research on pandemics show inequities by race, ethnicity and income groups in everything from the level of exposure to the pathogen, to health care outcomes


Colorado’s uninsured rate is holding steady, but a new study shows troubling trends in the state’s health care market

More people are covered under employer plans, but affordability is a growing problem