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September 2015 Issue

Clinically Speaking Archive



When We're United, Patients Win​ ​​​ ​​​​

The University of Colorado Hospital Eye Center at Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Institute tripled its ability to reach patients thanks to new space that enhanced the ability of their care teams to sit together, stand together and work together.

Ambulatory Clinics On Time Starts


I'm on time! Where's my doctor?​​​​​ ​​​

Patients and their families are usually unaware of process improvement initiatives, but at Children's Hospital Colorado, one project in particular has made a significant difference to patient satisfaction. (Photography by Scott Dressel-Martin, Children's Hospital Colorado)

Glucose Mgmt Team


Demonstrating Value​ ​

The University of Colorado School of Medicine has taken another step forward in positioning providers for success in the world of pay-for-performance through the establishment of the Office of Value Based Performance.


Modeling Excellence​​​

All of us aspire to provide the best experience for our patients. This issue features: Katherine Payne, MD and Mindy Cohen, MD.  


Bits & Pi​eces​​​​​​​

First Patient at Children's Hospital Colorado Receives Magnetic Rods to Elongate Spine; Three Decades of Excellence for the Cancer Center; Nature: Study creates cell immunity to parasite that infects 50 million; A Top Tier 3-Star Program: The Highest Level for Heart Surgery Outcomes at CHCO, and more...