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Sept. 13, 2021

UCHealth named top Colorado employer in Forbes 2021 ranking

Aurora, Colo.  (August 30, 2021) –  After more than a year of one of the most challenging times for health care workers, Forbes named UCHealth as the No. 1 employer in Colorado this week. The organization’s annual list of America’s Best Employers By State was released recently after a survey of 80,000 Americans working for ... Read More

July 1, 2021

UCHealth and Major League Baseball partner to benefit the Colorado community

Denver, Colo. (July 1, 2021) – UCHealth and Major League Baseball (MLB) are partnering for this year’s MLB All-Star Week to engage the local community and raise money for Feeding Colorado. As Coors Field hosts All-Star Week for the first time in over 20 years, UCHealth is excited to announce participation to help provide food ... Read More

June 21, 2021

UCHealth, CU Athletics strengthen partnership to inspire health and wellness

BOULDER, Colo. (June 17, 2021) – CU Athletics and its longtime partner UCHealth are expanding their collaboration with the goal of improving the overall health and wellness of students, athletes and the public. As part of a new long-term agreement, the University of Colorado Boulder’s Champions Center – the headquarters of the CU Athletic Department ... Read More

April 27, 2021

UCHealth doctors urge newly diagnosed COVID-19 patients to consider highly effective, lifesaving monoclonal antibody treatment

Aurora, Colo. (April 27, 2021) – Patients newly diagnosed with COVID-19 have the best results if they can access monoclonal antibody treatment immediately to prevent severe illness and hospitalization. UCHealth doctors are encouraging newly diagnosed high-risk individuals to seek this therapy and ask their physician if it is appropriate. Researchers at the CU School of Medicine ... Read More

April 20, 2021

Coloradans can now self-schedule for a COVID-19 vaccine appointment through UCHealth

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 13, 2021) –  UCHealth is now offering online self-scheduling for adults seeking a COVID-19 vaccination. The health system began offering the simplified self-scheduling option for the general public on April 12. Anyone 18 and older is now able to choose an open appointment time and clinic location that is most convenient ... Read More

March 18, 2021

UCHealth reinvests record $1.1 billion in community benefits including providing $427 million in uncompensated care in 2020

 Aurora, Colo. (March 18, 2021) – Underscoring UCHealth’s commitment to improving access to affordable, high-quality care and reducing the cost of care for Coloradans, a new analysis shows the nonprofit health care system reinvested a record $1.1 billion in Colorado in total community benefits in fiscal year 2020, including $427 million in uncompensated patient care. ... Read More

March 5, 2021

New technology accessible on UCHealth’s mobile app will help patients and visitors easily find their way around University of Colorado Hospital

Aurora, Colo. (March 3, 2021) – Finding your way around a hospital to visit a loved one, attend a doctor’s appointment, or even find parking can be disheartening when you’re unfamiliar with the layout. Patients and visitors at UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital on the Anschutz Medical Campus now have wayfinding technology at their fingertips just ... Read More

Feb. 24, 2021

UCHealth passes milestone of providing 200,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses

Aurora, Colo. (Feb. 22, 2021) – UCHealth has now administered more than 215,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses, with more than 140,500 people receiving at least their first dose. Of those, UCHealth has provided vaccinations to more than 101,000 people 65 and older and has vaccinated the vast majority of its staff and providers. “UCHealth’s vaccine list ... Read More

Jan. 11, 2021

New COVID-19 vaccine candidate clinical trial opens in Colorado

Aurora, Colo. (Jan 11, 2021) – Researchers at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and UCHealth on the CU Anschutz Medical Campus are now recruiting potential study participants for another COVID-19 investigational vaccine clinical trial. This is the third COVID-19 vaccine trial underway at UCHealth locations. The investigational vaccine, NVX-CoV2373, which contains a protein antigen ... Read More