New ER Construction Underway in North Longmont

UCHealth's new ER helps address a need for more, and better, emergency care across Colorado
Sept. 11, 2015

UCHealth is building a 7,500 square foot emergency room on North Main Street in Longmont.

According to UCHealth, a recent study showed a need for more, and better, emergency care across Colorado.

“The American College of Emergency Physicians gave Colorado a D+ grade for access to emergency care in 2014 on their Emergency Medicine Report Card,” said Dan Weaver, director of Communications for UCHealth. “This report shows the need for increased access to emergency medicine, not just in Colorado, but also across the nation.”

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UCHealth is an innovative, nonprofit health system that delivers the highest quality medical care with an excellent patient experience. With 24,000 employees, UCHealth includes 12 acute-care full-service hospitals and hundreds of physicians across Colorado, southern Wyoming and western Nebraska. With University of Colorado Hospital on the Anschutz Medical Campus as its academic anchor and the only adult academic medical center in the region, UCHealth pushes the boundaries of medicine, providing advanced treatments and clinical trials and improving health through innovation.