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May 18, 2022

YVMC Foundation announces Community Health Benefit Fund grant recipients

Steamboat Springs, Colo. (May 18, 2022) –Yampa Valley Medical Center Foundation is pleased to announce 11 nonprofits are recipients of funding from the 2022 grant cycle of the Community Health Benefit Fund. To qualify, organizations had to be an existing 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, located within Routt and/or Moffat counties and align with at least one ... Read More

April 27, 2022

UCHealth cancer warriors leave their mark on the Colorado Eagles’ home ice

Loveland, Colo. (April 27, 2022) – The Colorado Eagles, in partnership with UCHealth, invited cancer survivors and their families to paint their names on the ice on Monday evening. From goal line to goal line, the cancer “warriors” and their loved ones left their mark in black paint, some accompanied by hearts and musical symbols. ... Read More

April 5, 2022

New clinic increases health care options in Central Park

Aurora, Colo. (April 4, 2022) – Today, UCHealth celebrates the opening of the Northfield Medical Center in Central Park. Located on the corner of E. 46th Avenue and Yosemite Street, this new location will offer expanded health care access to thousands of Coloradans in the area. “Central Park is among the fasted growing communities in Denver ... Read More

Feb. 24, 2022

COVID-19 stress may not disappear overnight for children, experts say

Fort Collins, Colo. (Feb. 23, 2021) – The COVID-19 pandemic has created a storm of stress that has nearly doubled the number of children who suffer from behavioral health issues like depression or anxiety, recent studies have shown. And now some experts are saying this stress isn’t going to go away as the masks come off. ... Read More

Feb. 17, 2022

UCHealth unveils plan to boost behavioral health care in northern Colorado

Fort Collins, Colo. (Feb. 17, 2021) – UCHealth announced today a plan to bring behavioral health care services to the Poudre Valley Hospital (PVH) campus to enhance the experience and environment for patients and increase the number of people who can be served. “We know more Coloradans are experiencing mental health struggles and substance use disorder ... Read More

Feb. 8, 2022

Patients with a BMI over 40 have a new option for kidney transplantation

Aurora, Colo. (Feb. 8, 2022) – After more than three years of intensive research and planning, UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital on the Anschutz Medical Campus has completed two successful robotic kidney transplants on patients with a body mass index (BMI) over 40. “There are only a small handful of health care providers in the ... Read More

Nov. 18, 2021

Department of Defense medical team deploys to northern Colorado to assist UCHealth team with COVID-19 battle 

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (Nov. 18, 2021) – A medical response team from the Department of Defense will be working side-by-side with UCHealth health care workers in their battle against COVID-19 starting next week.   A team of approximately 20 nurses, providers, respiratory therapists and administrators will be deployed to UCHealth Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins for ... Read More