Older people with disabilities, in long-term care, make up nearly 10 percent of the state’s overall Medicaid population, but they account for more than 40 percent of the costs.
All Health Stories
A Denver author's new book investigates whether focused breathing and cold exposure can restore evolutionary strengths people have lost due to modern comforts.
The AHCA would create a $1 billion annual shortfall in Colorado’s state budget starting in 2020.
Nearly a decade ago, a bipartisan group commissioned by the Colorado legislature gave its take on reducing the number of uninsured residents in the state. Today, one panel member reflects on what's happened since.
Bennet asks David Shulkin to address mental health care coverage for former military members who received other-than-honorable discharges.
Coloradans dialed in to tele-town halls Wednesday with questions for Rep. Scott Tipton, CO-3, Rep. Doug Lamborn, CO-5, and Sen. Cory Gardner.
In an interview with Colorado Matters, Colorado's Democratic Senator panned the new GOP health care bill, demurred on Judge Gorsuch questions and touched on town halls.
A helpful primer on key numbers and impact of the Affordable Care Act as it stands right now in Colorado.
The old military base on the Eastern Plains has had some early success since it re-opened as a rehab facility for the homeless a few years ago.
Pettersen wants to put forward a bill that would require drug makers to help pay for treatment programs in Colorado.
Out on Colorado's plains, the Lincoln Community Hospital is the lifeblood of the region — and the only care center in a 75-mile radius.
Experts in end-of-life decisions offer doctors, nurses and hospitals advice on how to avoid pitfalls faced in other states.
The ACA has helped keep many rural hospitals afloat. But new ideas for a replacement could have a big impact on rural care — in the very counties that elected Donald Trump.
Leaders of an experiment that began in 2014 say they have brought down the costs of Medicaid even as more people have gotten insurance.
The actions were the latest in a growing number of political protests that have occurred since President Donald Trump’s inauguration last month.