To achieve health equity, we must ensure social determinants of health don’t determine a person’s health outcomes or access to health care.
We provide well-informed data and perspectives on Colorado’s health care system.Our publications are developed based on comprehensive quantitative and qualitative research and information gathering when we visit our neighbors around the state. This ensures that those entrusted with making decisions on behalf of us all are more aligned with the real needs and priorities of Coloradans.
These bills would take insurance away from hundreds of thousands of Coloradans, add a huge financial burden on our state budget, and let insurance companies discriminate against patients again.
Several beneficial bills passed in the 2017 legislative session that impacted the priority areas of Center for Health Progress. Additionally, a number of potentially harmful bills failed.
Medicaid NEMT in Colorado
American Health Care Act could have repercussions for Colorado’s health care system.
2016 proved to be a huge milestone as the Network created its first strategic plan to drive collective action.
Si está interesado en aprender más sobre el impacto que tiene el transporte, las condiciones laborales y otros factores sobre la capacidad de una persona de tener una vida saludable.
Actualmente, podemos predecir con precisión los resultados de salud y el acceso a la atención de salud de los habitantes de Colorado en base a factores como su raza, sus ingresos o su código postal.
Today, we can accurately predict a Coloradan’s health outcomes and access to health care based on factors like their race, income, or ZIP code. This is unacceptable.
Learn more about the factors–like race, income, and ZIP code–that affect a person’s access to care and opportunity to live a healthy life.