Higher Colorado Rural Health Costs Drive Insurance, Regulators SayColorado's rural areas can't escape higher health insurance costs because it's costlier to deliver health care, the state Division of Insurance concluded Monday in a study on Colorado's nine geographic rating regions.
Colorado Insurance Alert Urges Smokers To QuitColorado insurance Commissioner Marguerite Salazar is urging people to take advantage of smoking cessation programs at no cost through plans under the country's new health-care law.
High Country Health Insurance Shoppers Urged To Contact StateFour Western Slope counties have the highest insurance rates in the country, and time is running out for thousands of Coloradans there who are trying to get less expensive health care.
Colorado Health Insurers Get An ExtensionColorado will give health insurers more time to offer plans that don’t meet the new federal requirements under the Affordable Care Act.
Colorado Agency Clears Udall In Insurance DustupThe head of a Colorado agency that oversees the insurance business is backing off from an employee's claims that Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Udall pressured its employees on reports of health insurance cancellations.
Republicans Claim Udall’s Office Tried To Bully Insurance DirectorA state lawmaker is calling for an investigation after accusations that Sen. Mark Udall’s office tried to bully a state agency into making the Affordable Care Act roll out look better.
Price Questions Prompt Colorado Insurance TourA quarter-million Coloradans have gotten health insurance cancellation notices; many are complaining about higher premiums in many rural areas; and a new poll reflects deep skepticism in the state about the new health care law.
Regional Health Director To Speak At Children's HospitalHealth and Human Services Regional Director Marguerite Salazar is visiting the Children's Hospital to talk about a federal initiative that addresses preventable injuries and medical complications.