The General Assembly adjourned one week ago, and CHA created a brief overview on the Association’s established legislative priorities from the beginning of the 2021 session and how those were addressed over the course of the past six months.
We are proud to launch an annual Health Equity & Advancement Fund, a $1 million community grant program to advance #socialjustice through health equity initiatives across our communities in Colorado and western Kansas. Learn more and apply at http://www.centura.org/centura-health-equity-advancement-fund
Congratulations to our ED teams, hospitalists, inpatient nursing/CNA teams, Cath Lab, an all others who care for our cardiac patients on receiving the prestigious 2021 Chest Pain Platinum Achievement Award from the American College of Cardiology!
If you're a member of @COHospitalAssn and are involved in #opioid stewardship, please sign up for a webinar 6/14 at noon to hear from @ChildrensColo and @DenverHealthMed. Register here https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/1918519562432191756
Haley Carlton is a Physician Assistant at the Delta Health Family Medicine Clinic and talked to us about why she chose to get the COVID-19 vaccine and what it means to her! ✨ What is your why? https://youtu.be/f2dscryulxs
Some days are “ruff,” but we can get through them together. That’s why we recently opened the Canine Respite Park to provide a space for our #MedicalDogs to play between patient visits. Ralph, Halo and Galaxy are already enjoying their new space. #ChildLife
Today is @ahahospitals fifth annual #HAVHope Day of Awareness, and Colorado hospitals are proud supporters of the effort to address violence and prioritize safe environments through partnerships, innovations and creative thinking. Share what your hospital is doing with #HAVHope.
Community Hospital debuts new state-of-the-art Cardiovascular Procedure Center (@CommunityHosp)
Colorado hospitals are committed to addressing violence and creating safe environments of care. How is your hospital or health system bringing awareness to community violence prevention and workplace safety? Share your story today using the hashtag #HAVHope.
Meet our Good as Gold winner, Alaina Stegehuis-Wilfer! Alaina's nominator shared that -
"It was a really busy day & Alaina (a vascular access nurse) helped me get a patient all situated in bed. She was so wonderful and helped him after she was finished with his central line."
We are proud to release the final set of guidelines in our opioid safety effort - #COsCURE. Written in partnership with @CoAcog these will help OB/GYNs in CO offer better pain management options for their patients! http://ow.ly/c82G50EX2yQ @CoMedSoc @corxconsortium
Coming up with creative ways to make gaming more accessible for patients is something we're proud to do at Craig. Occupational therapist Erin Muston-Firsch shared some of her experience with @TechCrunch: https://tcrn.ch/2QVbvxl