The standing orders establish a set of conditions that streamline prescribing the medication.
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Dr. William Jones, co-director of the stroke program at UC Hospital, says the new unit could be "a game changer."
Kevin Patterson is expected to resign as Gov. John Hickenlooper chief administrative officer to become interim chief executive officer of Colorado's Health Insurance Marketplace.
Doctors at Porter Adventist Hospital in Denver are part of a pilot program experimenting with a device that doesn't require surgery like the pacemaker currently on the market.
The VA originally estimated the project costs at $328 million. Last month, the costs had escalated to $1.73 billion.
A roundup of the 2015 legislative session shows that bills that made health care more efficient or expanded access passed. Those tied to social issues did not.