• ACA Medicaid expansion resulted in fewer hospital closures

    First report to examine hospital closures in the context of the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid expansion

    January 16, 2018
    Nathan Gill
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  • Program launches to improve health in rural and underserved areas

    Online learning communities increase access to specialty care and expert knowledge

    ECHO Colorado (Extension for Community Health Outcomes in Colorado), a statewide professional education initiative, is aimed at connecting health workforces to topic experts to increase access to specialty care and expert knowledge.… Full Story

    October 29, 2015
    Ryann Nickerson
  • Grant creates program to improve health care in underserved areas

    $3.3M grant creates ECHO Colorado program to improve health care and public health in underserved areas

    The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus will partner  with several health care and public health organizations across the state to develop ECHO (Extension for Community Health Outcomes) Colorado, funded by a nearly $3.3 million grant over two years from the Colorado Health Foundation.… Full Story

    July 2, 2015
    Guest Contributor
  • Rural Immersion Week

    Students learn about life and health care in rural Colorado

    July 30, 2014
    Chris Casey
  • Creating connections across Colorado

    Every school at CU Anschutz provides rural care

    Nathan Netsanet grew up in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s largest city. So, he was far from home in every possible sense during his rotation at the Salud Family Health Center in Fort Lupton, population about 7,600, on the edge of Colorado’s eastern plains.… Full Story

    September 16, 2013
    Dan Meyers
  • College of Nursing prof named Mordecai Endowed Chair in Rural Health Nursing

    University of Colorado Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs Roderick Nairn, PhD, recently announced the appointment of Amy Barton, RN, PhD, professor and associate dean for clinical and community affairs at the University of Colorado College of Nursing, to the Daniel and Janet Mordecai Endowed Chair in Rural Health Nursing, in the College of Nursing.… Full Story

    July 2, 2010
    Caitlin Jenney
  • New partnership combines industry, technology and academic thinking to solve global public health problems

    Northrop Grumman selects Colorado School of Public Health and four other universities to form University Global Alliance Program The Colorado School of Public Health (CSPH) is among five academic institutions chosen to participate in Northrop Grumman Corporation’s University Global Alliance Program (UGAP), an initiative to unite higher education and the private sector for the purpose of accelerating the translation of thought leadership to global public health informatics, policy development, strategic planning, programmatic implementation and evaluation.… Full Story

    March 2, 2010
    Caitlin Jenney
  • Colorado School of Public Health Marks First Anniversary

    The Colorado Health Foundation pledges continued support As the state’s first and only school of public health nears its one-year anniversary, The Colorado Health Foundation is showing its ongoing support of this emerging regional public health leader.… Full Story

    June 4, 2009
    Jacque Montgomery