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Home health care clinicians often lack adequate hospital information

Home health care clinicians often lack adequate hospital information

A survey of Colorado home health care clinicians (HHCs) revealed that 60 percent said they had not received enough information to guide patient treatment while...
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How to stop severe bleeding

How to stop severe bleeding

We live in a world where terrorism and the violent actions of unstable individuals are very real and becoming increasingly more frequent and victims can...
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CU Anschutz poised to lead VR's health care integration

CU Anschutz poised to lead VR's health care integration

A nervous heart patient waiting for surgery suddenly finds herself immersed in an ocean of aqua blue. As she slowly treads the warm water, sparkling from the...
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Flu Shot
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Defend your health – and save sick days – at campus flu shot clinics

Now is the time to build a defense against the flu with an annual flu vaccine. Employee Services and Kaiser Permanente make it more convenient, bringing flu...
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ECHO Colorado receives grant renewal

ECHO Colorado receives grant renewal

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is honored to announce a $3.3 million gift in renewal funding from the Colorado Health Foundation (TCHF) in...
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Patient advocates visit campus to promote culture of communication, consent

Patient advocates visit campus to promote culture of communication, consent

On a recent Wednesday afternoon on the Anschutz Medical Campus, students in the Interprofessional Education and Development (IPED) course welcomed some special...
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Deadline to enroll in CU’s Health Savings Account nears
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Deadline to enroll in CU’s Health Savings Account nears

Employees currently enrolled in the University of Colorado’s Health Savings Account must select their 2017 contribution amounts by Dec. 9. If employees do not...
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Future of health care hot topic at Aspen Ideas Festival

Future of health care hot topic at Aspen Ideas Festival

Advances in translational medicine and research. Top-quality clinical care and patient outcomes. Development of talent. All of these unite at academic medical...
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JFK Partners: 50 Years of Service and Success

JFK Partners: 50 years of Service and Success

By the time Tatum was 8 months old, his mother, Janelle, would watch him at playdates with other babies the same age, and know that all was not right with her...
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CU health savings account to debut during Open Enrollment

Benefits-eligible CU faculty and staff may enroll in the HSA during CU’s Open Enrollment for contributions to begin July 1 or at any time after that. To...
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New program aims to help at-risk employees prevent diabetes
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New program aims to help at-risk employees prevent diabetes

CU Health Plan – Diabetes Prevention During Open Enrollment, April 27-May 11, you may access this innovative program by enrolling in any CU Health Plan and...
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Free info session precedes next My New Weigh class

Have you tried everything to lose weight, only to regain? Are you ready for a new way? Discover My New Weigh, medically supervised weight management, available...
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Global picture, personal stories in focus at GLBTI Symposium

The Faculty Council GLBTI (Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Issues) Committee’s third annual symposium brought together about 100 faculty, staff and...
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Health Fair offers learning opportunity

Chair massages will be offered at this year’s Health Fair. The 2014 UCCS Health Fair, scheduled for 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Oct. 30 at Berger Hall, has many of...
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Five questions for Mark Earnest

From the beginning of his medical career, this professor of general medicine witnessed many inequities in the health care system and has worked to change the...
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Gift to program will improve wellness at work and home

Pinnacol Assurance , Colorado’s leading provider of workers’ compensation insurance, has formed a partnership with the Colorado School of Public Health to...
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Five questions for Stephanie Hanenberg

"One of my biggest goals is to make sure people know they have access to affordable health care," says Hanenberg. "We’re also educating the campus by sending...
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Free health screenings continue through Nov. 2

More than 1,000 University of Colorado employees already have signed up for free health screenings from Be Colorado, which is offering appointments on all...
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Little Clinics bring health care closer to CU Health Plan members

Neighborhood facilities offer Board Certified Nurse Practitioners to treat common illnesses, minor injuries and wellness care including sports physicals and...
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Be Colorado begins free health screenings next week

Be Colorado is offering free health screenings beginning Tuesday and continuing through Nov. 2. Sign up today for a free, convenient, confidential health...
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Anschutz Health and Wellness Center introduces My New Weigh

Losing weight is tough to do in today's environment. If you are ready to try something different and exciting, then discover My New Weigh, now available at the...
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PESA members hear message of everyday wellness

Recreation Center staff members prepare for a wellness presentation. From left, KB Lindsay, Dan Bowan and Matt Gaden. Health and wellness as part of an...
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Colorado Weigh classes coming to Boulder, Denver, Colorado Springs

January is the time for New Year resolutions, and for many people, their top resolution is to lose weight. To help more people be successful, Be Colorado is...
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College of Business, health care groups collaborate for training

Impending changes in the health care system require that managers be prepared for creative leadership – and 12 Colorado Springs-area health care managers stand...
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Be Colorado: Critical step in enhancing health culture

University of Colorado leaders set an ambitious goal of at least 30 percent employee participation in the first year of the Be Colorado health assessment.

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