Posted inHealth, News

In Colorado, one of the fastest aging states, one county had no home health or hospice provider for eight months

KREMMLING — Alta Sue Hawkins’ room is filled with what she calls her most important things. The sewing machine she likes to make aprons on. Dozens of books. A wall of family photos. It’s been her home for the last three years, tucked inside Grand County’s only assisted living facility. And it’s the place where […]

Posted inOpinion, Opinion Columns

Opinion: Home-based health care is vital during the pandemic and beyond. Let’s support it.

Our state and country have faced great loss and challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our health care system has been strained, and many Coloradans have suffered an economic impact and the devastating loss of loved ones.  Sadly, December saw a tremendous surge in COVID cases with Colorado hospitalizations reaching their highest level since the pandemic […]