Colorado

In Colorado:   As of July 1, 2011, there were 583,618 beneficiaries enrolled in Colorado’s Medicaid program. Of these, 551,972 were enrolled in some form of managed care. While the state has a contract with a single comprehensive Medicaid-only managed care organization serving 46,962 beneficiaries, Colorado Medicaid has relied more heavily on primary care case […]

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  • 2014 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Colorado  2012 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Colorado  2010 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Colorado  2008 NASHP CHIP Fact Sheet – Colorado  Additional States’ CHIP Fact Sheets… Adobe Acrobat .PDF printable versions of the Colorado NASHP CHIP Fact Sheets Key Highlights: Program Type: Colorado operates a combination CHIP program, called […]

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    December 5, 2012 | Filed under: Colorado
  • Guidance on meeting Medicaid meaningful use requirements will be provided by Colorado’s HIT Strategic Planning Committee.

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    April 13, 2010 | Filed under: Colorado
  • CORHIO plans to rely financially on payments from subscribers (e.g. hospitals, physicians, nursing homes, laboratories), grants from organizations like the Colorado Health Foundation, and state and federal grants. Refer to pages 28-30 of the state Strategic Plan.

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    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: Colorado
  • The Colorado Regional Health Information Organization (CORHIO) is Colorado’s State Designated Entity. The CORHIO Board of Directors represents a broad range of stakeholders from across Colorado and is supported by five standing committees: an Executive Committee, Policy Committee, Consumer and Outreach Committee, Technical Committee, and an Audit and Finance Committee. Accountability and oversight are provided […]

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    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: Colorado
  • Colorado’s HIE Strategic Plan presents an approach to statewide health information exchange that makes use of the Colorado Health Information Organization’s (CORHIO) experience and unique position in the Colorado health care system.

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    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: Colorado
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    August 10, 2009 | Filed under: Colorado
  • ORIGIN AND MISSION The Center for Improving Value in Health Care (CIVHC) was established by an executive order signed by Governor Ritter on February 13, 2008, as part of the “Building Blocks to Health Care Reform” plan. CIVHC was created to establish an interdisciplinary, multi-stakeholder entity to identify and pursue strategies for quality improvement and […]

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    May 19, 2009 | Filed under: Colorado
  • All healthcare facilities licensed by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment are required to report occurrences to the Health Facilities and Emergency Medical Services Division.   Authorizing statutes or regulations Colorado Code of Regulations, Volume 6, Series 1011, Part 3, Section 2 Authorizing statutes or regulations Colorado State Board of Health, General Licensure […]

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    March 16, 2009 | Filed under: Colorado
  • Colorado participated in the ABCD Screening Academy as a “Setting the Stage for Success” grantee, a project designed to replicate the North Carolina ABCD Project model which integrated structured developmental screening into well-child care visits. Specifically, the ABCD Screening Academy project in Colorado improved child development services by: Incorporating screening requirements into Colorado’s Medical Home […]

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    February 26, 2009 | Filed under: Colorado