On Wednesday, the Colorado House Public and Behavioral Health and Human Services Committee approved a measure that would restructure the state’s hospital community benefit system.  Federal tax law requires nonprofit hospital organizations to spend a portion of their surplus revenue each year on community benefits, which are goods and services that address community needs, in … Read more

Testifying before the House Public and Behavioral Health and Human Services Committee on Wednesday, Colorado Behavioral Health Administration (BHA) Commissioner Dr. Morgan Medlock said the agency’s strategic plan for transforming the state’s behavioral healthcare system will be released on Jan. 31st.      Medlock appeared before the committee to give an update on the BHA’s … Read more

The Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing (HCPF) is in the process of finalizing a proposal to import prescription drugs from Canada, which it will submit to the FDA this fall.      Section 804 of the Federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act (FDCA) requires the FDA to establish rules and regulations for … Read more