Health and Wellness

Two Banner Hospitals Receive ‘A’ Safety Grade

Banner Health’s McKee Medical Center in Loveland and North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley received an “A” Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade for spring 2022. This national distinction recognizes their achievements in protecting patients from preventable […]

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2 Out of 3 Women with Depression or Anxiety Say They’ve Reached Their “Breaking Point” Yet More than Half Wait a Year Before Seeking Treatment

Six in 10 of the women surveyed with depression or anxiety diagnosis say they have been ignored or dismissed by family, friends, and/or partners about their mental health concerns. Two out of three women diagnosed […]

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House Advances $90 Million to Improve Access to Mental Health Care, Substance Use Treatment

The House recently advanced legislation on a preliminary vote to expand access to mental health care and substance use disorder treatment. HB22-1281 was developed based on recommendations from the state’s Behavioral Health Transformational Task Force. “These federal […]

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Banner Health Launches Telehealth For Obstetrics Virtual Consultations Will Improve Care For Laboring Moms in Rural Areas

Banner Health has announced a pilot program to increase access to obstetrical care for moms who are in labor in rural communities. The OB telehealth project will ensure family physicians with obstetric privileges in rural […]