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July 13, 2022

Monoclonal antibody treatment reduced deaths in hospitalized COVID patients

Aurora, Colo. (July 13, 2022) – A monoclonal antibody treatment taken by patients hospitalized with COVID-19 reduced deaths, according to a recent study published in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine, though recovery time was unchanged. The therapy, tixagevimab/cilgavimab (also known as Evusheld), was developed and deployed quickly in response to the pandemic. There are currently known effective ... Read More

May 31, 2022

UCHealth Longs Peak Medical Center now open

Longmont, Colo. (May 31, 2022) – Health care providers are now caring for patients at Longmont’s newest health care facility – UCHealth Longs Peak Medical Center. The new, four-story medical center east of Longs Peak Hospital is home to a number of specialty services, including pulmonary care, women’s care, general surgery and cardiology. Many of ... Read More

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