Read more about the UCHealth CARE Innovation Center and team in the news.

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

11/15/2018 - Advisory Board

How the University of Colorado Health cut the total cost of ED patient care by 18%, in 6 steps

The hospital's transformation leaders reduced avoidable admissions by 20% and total cost of care per patient by 18% within one year. Here are six lessons we learned from UCH's redesign process: Read Article

11/13/2018 -

LeanTaaS secures $15 million in Series C investment to accelerate growth of its healthcare operations platform

LeanTaaS, Inc., a Silicon Valley predictive analytics and machine learning company that specializes in improving healthcare operations, today announced it has closed a $15 million Series C round of financing led by current investor Insight Venture Partners, a leading global venture capital and private equity firm. Read Article

11/7/2018 - Becker's Hospital Review

66 hospitals and health systems with innovation programs | 2018

The hospitals and health systems on this list, including UCHealth, have committed to staying on the forefront of change in healthcare.  Read Article

11/7/2018 - Dataversity

Using predictive analytics

Can Predictive Analytics combined with lean principles have an impact on today’s strained healthcare system? LeanTaaS believes that they can by significantly improving asset utilization at hospitals (including UCHealth) and clinics across the country. Read Article

10/9/2018 - Becker's Health IT

Crucial skills for aspiring CMIOs: Q&A with UCHealth’s CMIO Dr. C.T. Lin

C.T. Lin, MD, chief medical information officer at UCHealth in Aurora, explains how he helped develop UCHealth's CMIO role and why fostering human connections is a crucial part of his responsibility. Read Article

10/4/2018 - Denver Business Journal

AI in the operating room: How Colorado health systems are harnessing big data to improve care (and save money)

While still in its infancy in the health care space, artificial intelligence technology applications have made their way into Colorado health systems and executives are already seeing the benefits. Read Article

10/1/2018 - 5280 Denver

Denver startup week reveals why health tech isn’t disrupting our lives – yet

During a panel titled “Fueling Health Entrepreneurship: Can Innovation and the Digital Revolution Save Health Care,” UCHealth chief innovation officer Richard Zane talked about various companies that are trying to streamline patient care for doctors.  Read Article

9/24/2018 - Healthcare IT News

At UCHealth, Rx decision support nudges physicians to prescribe recommended meds

This case study looks at the electronic prescription support technology now guiding roughly 80 percent of the health system's prescription decisions. Read Article

9/24/2018 - CBS-4 Denver

Widow honors husband with high tech hospital donation

A widow from Denver is helping critically ill people better communicate. Her donation has allowed UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital to buy high tech devices that give patients who can’t speak a voice. Read Article