Porter Adventist Hospital Resumes Surgeries After Sterilization IssuePorter Adventist Hospital has revealed that 5,800 patients were notified they could have been affected by surgical instrument cleaning issues.
Porter Adventist Hospital To Resume Surgeries On ThursdayPorter Adventist Hospital will resume surgeries on a limited schedule on Thursday after a surgical infection breach.
More Surgical Patients Notified Of Possible Risk At Porter Adventist HospitalThe Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has amended its statement regarding the investigation of patient risk of surgical infections. The period has been extended.
'It's Kind Of Scary': Former Patient Alarmed By Hospital Health ScareSome patients at Porter Adventist Hospital are outraged after finding out they could be risk for a serious disease because surgical equipment wasn't properly cleaned.
Porter Adventist Hospital Puts Most Surgeries On HoldPorter Adventist Hospital voluntarily canceled most surgeries on Thursday and Friday in the latest development into the investigation of patient risk of surgical infections.
Patients At Risk For HIV, Hep B After Sterilization Breach At Porter HospitalA sterilization breach at Porter Hospital could have impacted an unknown number of patients. The investigation centers around people who had orthopedic or spine surgery over an 18-month period and could be at risk for Hepatitis B or HIV.
Hospital Workers Honor Fallen Deputy By Donating BloodMedical staff wanting to honor the life of fallen deputy Zack Parrish hosted a blood drive Friday and donated their own blood to thank law enforcement officers that keep communities safe, and to help to save other lives in the future.
Family Wants Answers After Man Leaves Hospital, Dies In Hit And RunLakewood Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who killed a man Sunday evening on Wadsworth Boulevard between Florida and Arkansas Avenues.
Mountain Residents Finally Get Primary Care PhysicianFor five years, people living in Clear Creek County did not have access to a primary care physician in the entire county. Now that dry spell is over.
Skiing Event Raises Money For Flight For Life Nurse Injured In Copter CrashFor 10 hours without stopping teams of skiers and boarders hit the slopes at Arapahoe Basin for a good cause on Wednesday.
Class Helps The Helpers Cope With TragedyEmergency responders come to the aid of people in horrible circumstances. But who helps the helpers when the memory of an emergency comes back to haunt them? It turns out, there is resiliency training.
Partnership Promotes Workplace Health, Diabetes PreventionThe American Diabetes Association and Centura Health are partnering up to provide more comprehensive care to diabetes patients, and encourage healthy lifestyles in the workplace.