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Centura Health Hospitals Receive ‘A’ for Patient Safety in Fall 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

Penrose Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center in Colorado Springs, along with St. Thomas More Hospital, in Cañon City, part of Centura Health, were awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group’s Fall 2018 Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes Penrose Hospital, St. Francis Medical Center and…

Centura Health Awarded Grant to Maintain and Grow Services for Victims of Sexual Assault, Abuse, and Human Trafficking

Centennial, COLO. (November. 13, 2018) – Centura Health the region’s health care leader, is on a mission to ensure no victim is turned away from the compassionate care and support they deserve. Through a coordinated grant application across nine hospital emergency room sites, the Crime Victim…

Centura Health Launches Systemwide Nurse Residency Program

(ENGLEWOOD, COLO.) Centura Health, the region’s health care leader, believes that recruiting top talent is key to providing high-performing, whole person care. From now through November 28, 2018, applications will be accepted for a newly established Centura Health Nurse Residency Program. We…

Littleton Adventist Hospital Earns Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification

(LITTLETON, COLO.) Littleton Adventist Hospital - Centura Health is proud to announce that it has received certification from DNV GL Healthcare as a Comprehensive Stroke Center, reflecting the highest quality in advanced care for treatment of serious stroke events. The DNV GL Healthcare…

Longmont United Hospital Breast Center Earns Prestigious NAPBC Accreditation

(Longmont, COLO.) Longmont United Hospital’s Breast Care Center has been granted a three-year, full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons. “This designation is a significant…

Longmont United Hospital First to Earn Primary Stroke Center Certification in Longmont

(Longmont, COLO.)– Longmont United Hospital announced today that it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers. Achievement of certification…

Community Hospital Signs Letter of Intent with Centura Health

(MESA COUNTY, COLO.) Community Hospital’s Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that it has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) entering into exclusive discussions to join Centura Health, the region’s health care leader. The Board’s decision to execute the LOI with Centura Health reflects its long…

American Heart Association Recognizes Centura Health for Workplace Health Achievement

(CENTENNIAL, COLO.) The results of the American Heart Association 2018 Workplace Health Achievement Index were recently announced and Centura Health, the region’s health care leader, achieved GOLD level recognition for taking significant steps to build a culture of health in the workplace. The…

St. Anthony Hospital’s Executive Chef To Defend Title At Culinary Competition

(LAKEWOOD, COLO.) St. Anthony Hospital’s very own Joe Colcleasure, Executive Chef, will face off with chefs from some of Colorado’s best-known hospitals in the Colorado Hospital Chef’s Challenge on Saturday, Sept. 15 from 6 - 8:30 p.m. Hosted by The Children’s Treehouse Foundation,…

St. Mary-Corwin Holds Blessing and Dedication for New Flight For Life Ambulance and Crew

(PUEBLO, COLO.) As we work to fulfill our mission of creating whole person care and flourishing communities, Flight For Life (FFL) Colorado has expanded its base at St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center (SMC) to include Advanced Life Support/Basic Life Support ground transport. The ground transport…