Our Mission & Vision


Support members’ collaborative commitment to advance the health of their communities through affordable, accessible, high‐quality health care.


Members succeeding in achieving optimal health care value in their communities.


CHA is committed to achieving equitable health outcomes by eliminating bias and barriers. CHA values different backgrounds, experiences, and viewpoints. By promoting diversity among employees and member hospitals, the Association furthers its mission of advancing the health of Colorado communities.

Strategic Imperatives

Advocacy and Representation: Continue to provide a strong, influential and unified voice for Colorado hospitals and health systems at the State Capitol and in Washington.

Data Analytics: Develop and implement clinical and financial data analytics capacity to support CHA advocacy.

Communication: Implement technology-driven solutions to enhance CHA advocacy efforts and dissemination of knowledge to all key stakeholders.

Readiness for New Payment and Delivery Models: Understand, educate and support members in their successful transition to new payment and delivery models.

Ensure Adequate Reimbursement: Advocate for appropriate payment and financing methods that ensure a financially sustainable health care model in Colorado.

Clinical Excellence and Value: Educate and support members to improve patient safety and quality.

HIT/HIE Implementation: Educate and support members on implementation of required health information technology/exchange infrastructure.

Workforce Development and Design: Address health care workforce shortages to ensure members have an adequate supply of workers required to achieve performance excellence.

Education: Design and implement educational programs relevant to the future of health care.

Physician Alignment and Leadership Development: Collaborate with key stakeholders to provide education on physician alignment and leadership development.