Swedish: Technician Caught Swiping Needle In The Operating RoomA doctor at Swedish Medical Center told CBS4 that a surgical technician was caught swiping a needle filled with fentanyl in the operating room at the beginning of a surgical procedure.
Nearly 3,000 Swedish Medical Center Patients Urged To Get Blood TestsThe Colorado Department of Public Health is investigating possible drug diversion by a former employee at Swedish Medical Center and some patients are being asked to be tested for possible exposure to diseases.
New Research Center Offers Experimental Cancer TreatmentsSome cancer patients are getting new hope in Colorado thanks to a new research center offering promising experimental cancer treatments.
HealthONE Teams With 'Wish For Wheels' To Build Bikes For KidsSome children, including some who've never had a bicycle, got their own wheels on Wednesday.
Neighborhood ER Clinics Offer Emergency Care Close To HomeThere will soon be five neighborhood emergency rooms not connected to a hospital in different parts of the Front Range. Those facilities are intended to give more people additional options for ER care.
New Concussion Guidelines Were Based On Denver Doctor's WorkStudents who suffer concussions are told to take a break from sports. Now, doctors recommend they take a break from academics as well.
Denver Hospital Invests In 'Germ-Bot' To Help Fight InfectionsRose Medical Center is taking aim at hospital acquired infections.
Presbyterian/St. Luke's Implements Precautions To Stop Spread Of MRSAThe Hospital Corporation of America recently released information on a national study to prevent methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in hospitals.
Insider Reveals Secrets Of Hospital BillingMajor hospitals hardly ever collect the full amount they bill patients and don't expect to, according to a sworn statement from a top administrator at a suburban Denver hospital.
Complaint Over Dressing In Hospital Scrubs Could Become Class Action LawsuitThe complaint over putting on scrubs at a hospital could become a class action lawsuit.
Group Rallies To Raise Awarness About C-Section RateIt's something many mothers and doctors make the decision to do, but one group held a rally Monday saying scheduled cesarean sections are happening too much and they may not be the best thing for the baby.
Denver Area Hospitals Focus On Newborn SecurityOne hospital in the Denver metro area is confident in its newborn security measures. The focus on keeping infants with their parents in the days following birth is emphasized after a woman in California tried to steal a baby.