Today, Colorado hospitals and health systems are receiving their first shipments of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, which received its Emergency Use Authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration late last week. Hospitals have been preparing for this for the last several weeks, working through a number of questions and considerations like storage, tiering staff, identifying the vaccine administration site and internal and external communication.
Colorado Hospital Association and partners are proud to honor extraordinary employees from hospitals around Colorado for their efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic, which has introduced unimaginable challenges for health care workers who have endured the brunt of the pandemic from the beginning.
CHA and its partners released a new resource to assist rural health care systems nationwide develop emergency response plans for COVID-19 and beyond.
Carrot Health, Colorado Hospital Association Analysis Identifies “Distinct Correlation” Between SDoH and Emergency Department Utilization, Hospital Readmissions
A groundbreaking analysis by Carrot Health of claims data compiled by the Colorado Hospital Association (CHA) determined that a high Carrot Social Risk Grouper® (SRG) score correlates strongly with higher rates of emergency department (ED) super-utilization.
Colorado Hospitals Activate Tier 1 of Combined Hospital Transfer Center to Help Manage Increased COVID-19 Patient Hospitalizations
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLO. – Nov. 13, 2020 – Colorado hospitals and health systems have activated Tier 1 of the Combined Hospital Transfer Center (CHTC) to
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLO. – Nov. 10, 2020 – Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 are reaching a new all-time high each day in Colorado’s hospitals and health
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLO. – Nov. 4, 2020 – Colorado hospitals and health systems, in partnership with Colorado Hospital Association (CHA), have created the Combined Hospital
“This work would not be possible without the dedication and commitment of CMS and its physician members. Reports like the one issued today are critical to keeping the conversation going and a focus on the importance of changing the course of this disease” reports Dr. Tad-y.
Colorado Hospital Association Supports Gov. Polis Issuing a Statewide Mask Mandate GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLO. – July 16, 2020 – Colorado Hospital Association (CHA) issued this
Colorado Hospital Association Reminds Coloradans Not to Postpone Seeking Needed Health Care GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLO. – May 5, 2020 – Today, Colorado Hospital Association (CHA)
Colorado Hospital Association Statement on Public Option Bill Withdrawal GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLO. – May 4, 2020 – “Colorado Hospital Association and its member hospitals and
Colorado Hospital Association Statement on COVID-19 Hospitalizations Data – April 15 GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLO. – April 15, 2020 – “Colorado Hospital Association and its member