Opinion: My insulin hasn’t changed, but the price has risen more than 600%
Congress should give Medicare the authority to negotiate drug prices with manufacturers
Colorado will pay hospitals to close expensive free-standing ERs
The state wants some of the 34 hospital-owned free-standing ERs converted to other purposes, such as providing primary care or mental health services.
Montana’s health policy MVP takes her playbook on the road to Colorado
Marilyn Bartlett, credited with saving Montana’s state employee health plan millions of dollars, is a busy consultant now, as states, counties and big businesses try to use her playbook to bring down hospital costs.
Hickenlooper: Our plan to fight for a healthier future for all Coloradans
Opinion: Ensure fairness, equity, and justice for all children. Transform Medicaid to a universal program.
Opinion: Here’s how we can keep kids healthy during the coronavirus pandemic
“It saved us”: A recent infusion of federal funds is helping Colorado’s rural hospitals stay afloat
The funds will help rural facilities keep their doors open amid the coronavirus crisis, but it’s unclear how far the money will stretch
Colorado’s rural pharmacies wrestle against big business to remain community cornerstones
1,230 rural pharmacies have closed since 2003, including 45 in Colorado. Some blame benefit management companies that reimburse for medications at less than they cost to buy.
Nicolais: Any health care “public option” second wave must make some changes
After Colorado bill sponsors pulled the public option from consideration in light of difficulties created by the coronavirus, they should reconsider compelling participation
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
Colorado sues Trump administration over mandate that insurance companies send separate bill for abortion coverage
Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser says the policy is an administrative nightmare that intentionally confuses people
Nicolais: Justice Neil Gorsuch, evangelizing for the separation of powers
Returning to his home state, Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch offered sage advice for people from all political stripes
Opinion: Transparency and accountability needed in prescription drug industry
Opinion: Let’s stop choosing between buying food or healthcare. The urgent need for Medicare-for-all
Michael Bennet says he’s shifting national health care debate. But even in his home state, there’s pushback.
The Colorado Democrat’s first town hall in more than a year served as a microcosm for the challenges he faces on the national stage
Opinion: Congress should save Coloradans from sky-high air ambulance charges
Colorado patients' average bill is about $44,000 for an air ambulance transport
Opinion: Health insurance companies want lower premiums. But here’s why they’re so high.
Michael Bennet has a warning for Democrats. But it’s not clear how many are listening.
The U.S. senator from Colorado’s presidential campaign is reaching a pivotal moment with Wednesday's second Democratic debate