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2/7/2019 - CIO

Consumer price transparency: The healthcare CIO’s looming headache

Posting chargemasters online is just the first step; hospitals should also offer cost estimators based on patients’ insurance plans. Here’s what CIOs need to know as hospitals move into the era of healthcare price transparency. Read Article

2/4/2019 - Health Analytics

Collaboration, clinical input drive analytics innovation at UCHealth

Input from clinicians and a proactive view of disruption are bringing analytics innovation to Colorado's UCHealth. Read Article

1/11/2019 - Berthold Weekly Surveyor

Hospitals offer innovative digital footprint system for newborns

UCHealth Poudre Valley Hospital and UCHealth Medical Center of the Rockies are the first two hospitals in the state to use a new technology to electronically scan and create electronic identification records of babies’ feet. Read Article

1/10/2019 - HealthLeaders

Verma commends 3 health systems for their price transparency

Three health systems that have voluntarily taken steps to promote price transparency for their patients, including UCHealth, received kudos Thursday from the head of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Read Article

1/10/2019 - healthpayerintelligence.com

Verma: Chargemaster rule is ‘first step’ to price transparency

Three health systems that have voluntarily taken steps to promote price transparency for their patients, including UCHealth, received kudos Thursday from the head of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Read Article

1/8/2019 - Steamboat Pilot & Today

New price transparency requirements take effect for hospitals

“We want patients to have useful and accurate information that can help them make health care decisions,” said Dan Weaver, senior director of public relations and communications with UCHealth, in response to the new federal requirements. Read Article

1/7/2019 - Fox31 News Denver

Medical procedure costs now available to public

The federal government now requires that all hospitals post their prices online, in the name of transparency. UCHealth Dan Weaver recommends patients use the UCHealth online price estimate tool that is individualized and factors in your insurance plan. Read Article

12/28/2018 - CNBC

Doctors are asking Silicon Valley engineers to spend more time in the hospital before building apps

UCHealth's Richard Zane developed a program so that engineers can understand the clinician’s workflow before they build their products Read Article

12/7/2018 - Denver Business Journal

Colorado hospital uses AI to get patients out the door faster

And it could save the hospital millions. Read Article

12/4/2018 - Becker's Hospital CFO Report

UCHealth unveils price estimates tool

UCHealth now offers a price estimates tool that provides patients with out-of-pocket cost estimates for select services and procedures based on their insurance plan information. Read Article