New analysis provides key insights into access to care challenges and opportunities Denver, CO – Today, the Department of Health Care Policy & Financing (Department) issued a first-of-its-kind analysis of emergency department (ED) utilization (sometimes called Emergency Room) among Health First Colorado (Colorado’s Medicaid program) members. High rates of non-emergency ED utilization can be costly but … Read more

As the impacts of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to remove the constitutional right to an abortion are felt across the nation, members of the Metro Denver Partnership for Health (MDPH) stand committed as local public health agencies to support access to high-quality sexual and reproductive health for all.     “Although we are grateful … Read more

The California Health Care Foundation’s (CHCF) newly-released findings report from their 2022 health policy survey revealed important data regarding health equity, health care affordability, and the health policy priorities of Californians for the upcoming year. The statewide survey was conducted by CHCF and the National Opinion Research Center (NORC) at the University of Chicago in … Read more