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8/9/2022 - Becker's Hospital Review

From 'hospital room of the future' to remote mental health monitoring, innovation chiefs share top tech ideas

Health system chief innovation officers literally have the word "innovation" in their titles — and not for nothing. These executives develop and sometimes commercialize technologies that treat patients in their hospitals and beyond. Read Article

7/26/2022 -

UCHEALTH, Colorado's Largest Healthcare System, Partners with August Allen to Integrate Augmented Reality into Healthcare

The Colorado-based healthcare system is leveraging the power of Augmented Reality to create a unique user experience that blends the digital and physical worlds. Read Article

6/19/2022 - RoxxCloud

VR helps patient cope with difficult cancer treatments

The 47-year-old Aurora resident put on a pair of virtual reality (VR) goggles and with her partner Kevin by her side, she traveled around the world on a virtual tour that helped distract her from the tremendous dread she faced after a year’s culmination of difficult medical treatment. Read Article

6/6/2022 - Becker's Hospital Review

UCHealth transformed patient journeys with Pointr's indoor-outdoor digital mapping platform- Here's how.

UCHealth added Pointr's digital maps and location to their mobile app, to seamlessly guide patients from their home to their appointments. Read Article

5/22/2022 - Longmont Leader

Student designers showcase phase one of virtual reality projects

The UCHealth Neuroscience VR project team showcased their work on Wednesday at the Innovation Center. Rendever, a virtual reality company focused on senior living communities and health care settings, and UCHealth have served as mentors to students for this project. Read Article

5/19/2022 - Healthcare IT News

UCHealth changes prescribing behavior for the better with real-time transparency data

Nearly half of providers who saw an alternative with a savings opportunity made a switch to that lower-cost option, and the health system has achieved a 98.3% success rate in prescription transactions between PBMs and its Epic EHR. Read Article

5/18/2022 - Health Leaders


Last fall, UCHealth created a new team of specialized nurses to provide mentorship to those working in a hospital setting for the first time. Read Article

5/4/2022 - Health Leaders


Vital signs sticker aims to detect early signs of trouble, including infection, in bone marrow transplant recipients. Read Article

5/2/2022 - Healthcare IT News

How UCHealth's Virtual Health Center has enabled innovation and scaled capability and capacity

The telehealth and RPM use cases the Colorado health system had been prioritizing prior to the pandemic shifted gears when it was forced to fast-track many of its initiatives in a more controlled approach. Read Article

4/25/2022 - Becker's Hospital Review

Digital maps and patient apps — Real-world insights from UCHealth's patient journey transformation

Conversation on how to unlock digital maps and wayfinding for exceptional patient experiences in your hospitals. Read Article