Colorado Hospital Association
Colorado is banking on telehealth to slow coronavirus. But many rural hospitals lack necessary resources.
Medicaid and Medicare reimbursement rules changed on Wednesday, but rural hospitals say they still face significant financial barriers to get the virtual systems in place fast enough to make a difference
As hospitals brace for critical coronavirus patients, Colorado still doesn’t know how many ventilators are in the stateBy John Ingold Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published
Colorado’s public health insurance option puts a bull’s-eye on hospital profits. But some rural facilities could make more.By John Ingold Health Primary category in which blog post is published
From rationing masks to polishing emergency plans, here’s how Colorado hospitals are preparing for the coronavirusBy John Ingold Health Primary category in which blog post is published
Colorado hospitals hate the plan to cap their prices. Here’s how they want to control health costs instead.By John Ingold Health Primary category in which blog post is published
The report from the Polis administration shows per-patient profits at Colorado hospitals reached their highest level in at least a decade in 2018
Partnership for America’s Health Care Future and Colorado’s Health Care Future spent $121,000 on television and digital ads against the proposal, which will be debated in the upcoming legislative session
Colorado’s new reinsurance program has a TABOR problem. Lawmakers fear that could cause “cascading” impacts across the budget.
As Polis requests more money, a legislative analysis found the health insurance program could have an additional $165 million budgetary hit
Colorado hospitals just avoided tens of millions of dollars in federal funding cuts — but it might not last
The cuts would most affect hospitals like Denver Health that care for a lot of uninsured patients
Colorado hospitals accuse Polis administration of hurting Medicaid patients, as health fight grows nastier
In a letter to the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing, hospital executives say onerous rules, outdated processes are putting patients at risk
Colorado officials have finalized their proposal for a public health insurance option. Here’s what we still don’t know about it.
Short answer: There's a lot for lawmakers to fight over, from hospital and insurance company participation to an application for federal approval
State leaders are coy about how they would compel hospitals to participate in the newly proposed public health insurance option
Many Colorado hospitals outside of the metro area also saw strong profitability
A new analysis sheds light on the importance of facilities fees and severity levels in hospital pricing