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.
Decades-Old Hazardous Waste Found At Site Of New Housing DevelopmentPlans for 600 homes to be built in Erie are on hold after a hazardous waste dump was discovered near the site.
Number Of Flu Hospitalizations In Colorado Down AgainThe number of people hospitalized from the flu in Colorado continues to go down.
Child Tests Positive For Flu Before DeathAnother child in Colorado may have died from the flu. The Larimer County Health Department says the child died last Friday.
Colorado Flu Death Happened In Southern ColoradoOfficials in El Paso County say the young Colorado patient who died from the flu died in their county.
Flu Claims First Pediatric Death In Colorado This SeasonColorado has seen its first flu-related death in a child this flu season.
Radon: The Silent Killer That Can Be StoppedYou can't see it in your home or smell it, but radon could kill you. It is a naturally occurring radioactive gas.