On 2/1/19, Colorado named ESRD an emergency medical condition, thereby allowing immigrants without documentation to get outpatient dialysis services.
Our health care system needs work. Read more about how we're changing the systems that deliver health to Coloradans.
To make meaningful change, we need people inside the health care system to understand why health inequities exist in the first place, and to take action.
Patient-centered care has long been a buzzword in health care. At Center for Health Progress, we’re trying to take the concept one step further.
Every one of our institutions—at one point or another—has operated in ways that have oppressed LGBTQ people, and the damage is far-reaching.
I hope as our work to address the social determinants of health evolves, we keep our eyes upstream and work toward community- and systems-level solutions.