It has been in the works since 2002, when the VA proposed making it part of a University of Colorado hospital then in the planning stages.
Primavera brings experience in health care and state government to the Democratic ticket for governor.
Walmart is in talks to acquire healthcare giant Humana, just one of several big changes on the horizon for the industry.
In 2014, there were 15 freestanding ERs in Colorado. Now there are more than 50.
It's more than a call for action, the blueprint provides examples of effective state efforts that could be used at both the fed and state levels.
Here are some of the more notable laws that will go into effect Monday, after winning passage during the 2017 legislative session.
The House and Senate are considering major changes to the Affordable Care Act and other health care-related tax credits.
Colorado has began sending letters to CHIP enrollees advising them that they need to look at private insurance coverage options. Formal termination notices could go out in mid-December.
The Colorado Healthy Hospital Compact is the nation’s only statewide initiative promoting healthier food and drinks in health care facilities.
Studies show some promising results for new opioid addiction approaches, but some insurers won’t pay for some alternative treatments.