The Seniors Clinic at University of Colorado Hospital in metro Denver provides primary health care services for patients who are at least 75 years old.
Your provider team at University of Colorado Hospital’s Seniors Clinic, located on the Anschutz Medical Campus in metro Denver:
- Provides primary health care services for patients who are at least 75 years old
- Is sensitive to the special needs of our patients
- Promotes wellness in old age
- Improves diagnosis and treatment of age-related diseases and syndromes
- Provides more appropriate care near the end of life
Conditions we treat
- Cognitive impairment
- Polypharmacy (taking too many medications)
- End-of-life decisions
- Cardiac and peripheral vascular disease
- Unexplained weight loss and “failure to thrive”
About your appointment
Here’s what to bring to your appointment
- Your photo ID (driver’s license, passport, state or military ID are acceptable)
- Your insurance card or the name of your carrier; the plan, policy or group number; and the phone number of the insurance company. If covered by a spouse’s policy, know your spouse’s date of birth and Social Security number. Patients should bring Medicare insurance information including information on Plan D
- A referral form or number if required by your insurance carrier
- Previous medical records. You also can arrange to have them transferred well ahead of your scheduled appointment time
- A list of all prescription and over-the-counter medications you take (bringing the medication bottles is even better)
- Name, address and phone number of the referring physician (if relevant)
We're a NICHE Hospital
UCH’s NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders) designation is a testament to our commitment to provide our older patients with exemplary care.
University of Colorado Hospital is one of only about 300 NICHE hospitals in the U.S. whose shared goal is to practice patient-centered care for elderly patients.