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Aug 05, 2015, 14:58 ET

Denver Health Medical Center Studies How to Reduce Healthcare Costs Among Super-Utilizers

 Researchers at Denver Health Medical Center conducted a cross-sectional and longitudinal analyses of 4,774 publicly insured or uninsured...

Jul 06, 2015, 13:39 ET
Jennifer L. Gaudiani, MD, CEDS

Dr. Jennifer Gaudiani Named Medical Director of the ACUTE Center for Eating Disorders

Jennifer L. Gaudiani, MD, CEDS has been promoted to Medical Director of the ACUTE Center for Eating Disorders at Denver Health. She has been with...

May 22, 2015, 18:00 ET

ACUTE Center for Eating Disorders at Denver Health Offers Hope for Adults Suffering from Severe Anorexia Nervosa

Anorexia Nervosa has the highest mortality rate of any mental illness. In its most severe form, victims face a devastating 4,500% increased risk...

Feb 20, 2015, 16:27 ET

Denver Health Medical Center and Accelerate Diagnostics Awarded $5 Million Grant To Study Antibiotic Resistant "Super Bug"

 The National Institutes of Health awarded a five year, $5 million grant to Denver Health Medical Center and Accelerate Diagnostics to develop...

May 05, 2014, 12:00 ET
Dr. Philip S. Mehler will continue in his role as Medical Director of ACUTE, the program he founded more than six years ago. (PRNewsFoto/Denver Health)

World Renowned Medical Expert, Philip Mehler, MD, FACP, FAED, CEDS Announces Plans to Continue as Medical Director of ACUTE Center for Eating Disorders at Denver Health

Denver Health and the ACUTE Center for Eating Disorders ( are pleased to announce that Dr. Philip S. Mehler will...

Apr 26, 2014, 21:15 ET
Life was better today thanks to a special visit from Michael Franti. The singer-songwriter, humanitarian, and child author visited Denver Health to do yoga with Denver Health employees before performing at the Denver Health Nightshine Gala, April 26. (PRNewsFoto/Denver Health)

Michael Franti spreads the love at Denver Health

Singer-songwriter, humanitarian and child author Michael Franti visited Denver Health on April 26 for a special yoga session with employees...

Feb 10, 2014, 14:46 ET

Denver Health Trauma Center Takes to the Air with North Colorado Med Evac

 Denver Health and North Colorado Med Evac (a Med Trans Corp air medical program) are pleased to announce a contractual preferred provider...

Sep 10, 2013, 10:25 ET

New Secondhand Smoke Campaign in Colorado Focuses on Kids

 Supported by Amendment 35 funds, a coalition of Colorado counties is launching the "I Am A Smoke-Free Zone" secondhand smoke campaign this...

Apr 27, 2013, 19:46 ET
Members of the Grammy-award winning group, Train, visit with Denver Health patient, Elijah (1 year old) and his mother, Devonie before performing at the hospital's annual gala.  (PRNewsFoto/Denver Health)

Train Visits Denver Health

 Grammy-award winning pop group, Train, made a special visit to Denver Health Medical Center today.  During their visit, they...

Apr 25, 2013, 15:03 ET

Denver Health verified as a Pediatric Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons

 Families across the Rocky Mountain Region now have a verified Pediatric Level II trauma center centrally located in Denver. On April 19,...

May 14, 2012, 15:34 ET

Eating Disorders Treatment Expert, Philip S. Mehler, MD, FACP, FAED, CEDS, Receives International Recognition for Outstanding Clinical Contributions by the Academy of Eating Disorders

 The Academy of Eating Disorders awarded the 2012 Outstanding Clinician Award to Philip S. Mehler, MD, FACP, FAED, CEDS, a Denver-based...

Apr 24, 2010, 13:25 ET

Garth Brooks, Troy Aikman and All-Star Line Up Join Forces for Grand Opening of Child Life ZONE at Denver Health

An all-star cast of sports heroes and community activists, including Garth Brooks, Troy Aikman, John Elway, Kyle Orton, Brian Griese, Haven Moses,...

Mar 13, 2008, 01:00 ET

Catholic Health Initiatives Makes $10 Million Investment in Calvert Foundation's Community Investment Notes

BETHESDA, Md. and DENVER, March 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Catholic Health Initiatives, the nation's second-largest faith-based health care...

Mar 04, 2005, 00:00 ET

University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center Transformation Spurs National Recruitment Effort

DENVER, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on the momentum created following a successful consolidation that established the new University of...

Oct 07, 2001, 01:00 ET

Study Reaffirms Safety of Acetaminophen

DENVER, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Results of a study published in today's issue of the American Medical Association's "Archives of Internal...