Health Care

3:00pm

Sat May 28, 2011
Healthcare

Coloradans to Get Help Shopping for the Best Deal in Medicine

A new Colorado website will allow consumers to compare prices for a multitude of health procedures, like having babies, heart surgeries, knee replacements, cancer treatments, MRIs and mammograms.
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Want to know how much it costs to have a baby? How about replacing that blown-out knee, or clearing up your vision with laser surgery? Want to know which facility in your community charges the most – and the least?

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12:26pm

Thu April 21, 2011
Healthcare

Patient Safety Program Targets Preventable Health Problems

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Federal health officials chose Children's Hospital in Denver to talk about a new program that aims to cut down on preventable injuries and medical complications. 

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1:10pm

Mon March 21, 2011
Healthcare

Impact of Healthcare Law on Colorado Small Business

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One year after the new federal health care law was signed, many small business owners in Colorado say they’ve already benefited from the legislation.

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12:53pm

Tue February 8, 2011
Hospital Fee

Lawmakers to Consider Repeal of Colorado's Hospital Provider Fee

Craig Hospital in Englewood
Jeffrey Beall

A bill that aims to repeal Colorado’s hospital provider fee has a hearing before the House Health and Environment Committee Thursday.  But supporters argue the legislation has been a win-win for both hospitals and the uninsured.

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