Category: Blog

“Overkill” An avalanche of unnecessary medical care.

The most recent edition of the New Yorker magazine includes an important, post-ACA article about over-utilization in health care.  Titled “Overkill,” the article by surgeon Atul Gawande is subtitled “An avalanche of unnecessary medical care is harming patients physicially and financially.”  What can we do about it?”  It provides example after example of the kind […] Read Article

The Leapfrog Group 2015 Hospital Safety Scores Released

We are happy to share that Colorado hospitals are among the top performing in the nation when it comes to keeping patients safe. The Leapfrog Group just released its Hospital Safety Scores and of the 41 Colorado hospitals that participate in the ranking, 28 received a score of B or higher, placing the state 10th […] Read Article

Leap Frog Releases Hospital Safety Score!

Today, Leapfrog released updated data for the Hospital Safety Score, which assigns A, B, C, D and F grades to more than 2,500 U.S. hospitals based on their ability to prevent errors, injuries, accidents, and infections. For the first time since we debuted the Hospital Safety Score, the website will display hospitals’ grades all the […] Read Article

April 9th Colorado Culture of Health Conference

We are happy to report that this year’s Colorado Culture of Health Conference was our biggest event yet, drawing 550 attendees representing more than 200 Colorado employers. The conference is the state’s largest wellness event for business and draws a wide range of attendees – from corporate wellness directors to human resource managers to health […] Read Article