Colorado Division of Insurance http://www.kunc.org en Colorado’s Plan To Cut Ski-Town Health Premiums Gets Approval http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-s-plan-cut-ski-town-health-premiums-gets-approval <p>The U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services has approved Colorado's plan to consolidate several rating areas to reduce health insurance premiums in rural and mountain communities.</p><p>Local officials in mountain resort areas west of Denver had been crying ‘foul’ over sky-high premiums, <a href="http://kunc.org/post/10-places-where-health-insurance-costs-most">which were among the highest in the nation.</a></p><p> Tue, 20 May 2014 17:20:49 +0000 Erin OToole 56751 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado’s Plan To Cut Ski-Town Health Premiums Gets Approval CSU Launches Center For WUI Wildfire Risk Management http://www.kunc.org/post/csu-launches-center-wui-wildfire-risk-management <p>Colorado wildfires are becoming increasingly costly and destructive. Since 2002, wildfires have destroyed roughly 2,000 structures according <a href="http://wildfire.cr.usgs.gov/firehistory/data.html">to federal fire data.</a> In response to this growing risk, Colorado State University is launching a new center focused on creating wildfire management solutions “for the next generation.”</p><p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 21:53:13 +0000 Grace Hood 51338 at http://www.kunc.org CSU Launches Center For WUI Wildfire Risk Management What's Next For Colorado's Health Insurance Marketplace http://www.kunc.org/post/whats-next-colorados-health-insurance-marketplace <p>The state’s online health insurance marketplace launched nearly one month ago on Oct. 1. Like other states, Colorado experienced glitches -- although its first days were arguably far smoother than for the troubled <a href="https://www.healthcare.gov/" target="_blank">federal exchange</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 14:28:43 +0000 Erin OToole 51265 at http://www.kunc.org What's Next For Colorado's Health Insurance Marketplace