Last week the metro area’s biggest hospital chain, HealthOne, announced that its ownership is changing in a deal worth a $1.45 billion. The deal still has to pass regulatory muster. It involves both the world’s largest for-profit hospital company, HCA, and one of the state’s biggest non-profits, the Colorado Health Foundation.What does that mean for Colorado? Erol Biggs, director of the graduate program in health administration at the University of Colorado Denver talks it over with Ryan Warner.

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