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Can Colorado fix high health insurance premiums by forcing hospitals to charge some people less?

Colorado could become the first state in the country to try this particular method of reducing health insurance costs for those who buy their own coverage

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A state board wouldn’t approve a major report accusing Colorado hospitals of shifting costs onto people with private insurance

Executives from the state’s hospital systems criticized the report at a meeting of the Colorado Healthcare Affordability and Sustainability Enterprise board

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Colorado lawmakers are weighing whether to allow cheaper prescription drugs to be imported from Canada

Senate Bill 5 is central to Democratic Gov. Jared Polis' campaign to rein in health care costs for Coloradans

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As their revenues grew, Colorado hospitals pushed costs onto privately insured patients and reaped billions, according to a new state report

The report sets up one major battle in health cost fight, as Gov. Jared Polis officially creates his new Office of Saving People Money on Health Care

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Democrats — including in Colorado — roll out big health care proposals across U.S.

Some lawmakers in Colorado, where Democrats now control the legislature and the governor's office, are proposing a state-run health insurance plan

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11 charts that help explain health care costs in Colorado

State lawmakers are expected to make curbing the cost of care one of the top priorities in 2019

Communities in the Colorado high country, hit hard by soaring premiums, offer medical cost-sharing programs to ease burden

State insurance regulators riled by plans that have so far lured Vail Valley, Summit County, Steamboat Springs and Leadville

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What is Medicare-X, Michael Bennet’s big idea to fix the American health insurance market?

Michael Bennet sees the plan as more likely to succeed than Democrats’ proposals for single-payer health care