Polis: Colorado Reinsurance Will Slash Health Premiums Polis released projections showing that average individual premiums in 2020 will drop by more than 18%, and that some rural and mountain residents' rates will plunge 33.5%.
More Work Needed On Colorado Health Reinsurance BillThe bill would make the state cover some of the most costly medical bills incurred by patients on Colorado's individual market, or about 250,000 people who buy health coverage directly from insurers.
Colorado Senate Advances Public Option Health Insurance BillColorado's Senate advanced another piece of Democratic Gov. Jared Polis' health care agenda on Tuesday by tentatively endorsing a study on creating a state-run health insurance option.
Gov. Polis Presents Plan To Save Coloradans Money On Health CareGov. Jared Polis is working to make good on a campaign promise to reduce the cost of health care for Coloradans. On Thursday, he outlined his road map to reach that goal.
LGBTQ Health Awareness Week Focuses On CommunicationThis week is LGBTQ Health Awareness Week, with a big focus on making sure everyone has access to the healthcare they need.
Bill To Protect Consumers Against Surprise Medical Bills Passes First CommitteeA new bill could protect Colorado consumers from surprise out-of-network medical bills.
Bill At State Legislature Would Cut Premiums Paid To Hospitals & DoctorsSome state lawmakers want to limit how much doctors and hospitals are reimbursed on the individual market.
John Hickenlooper Supports Universal Health CareJohn Hickenlooper, the former governor of Colorado who is considering a run for president in 2020, said Thursday he supports universal health care and thinks the U.S. eventually should provide it.
Bipartisan Bills Aim To Protect Coloradans From Surprise 'In-Network,' 'Out-Of Network' Medical BillsState lawmakers are behind bipartisan bills to protect Coloradans from surprise medical bills.
Gov. Jared Polis Outlines Big Plans In First State Of The State AddressColorado's new governor is calling for full day kindergarten by this fall, lowering the state income tax and cutting costs for health care.
Lawmakers Prepare To Tackle Hospitals, Big Pharma In New Legislative SessionTransparency in health care pricing is coming under scrutiny at the State Capitol like never before.
Colorado's AG-Elect Phil Weiser Says He Will Sue To Protect Women's Access To Birth ControlColorado's newly elected Attorney General Phil Weiser is already making good on a campaign promise to serve as a check on the Trump Administration.
'Public Discourse Getting To Dangerous Levels': Gov.-Elect Jared PolisIn a wide-ranging interview with CBS4 Political Specialist Shaun Boyd, Gov.-elect Jared Polis talked about security concerns, health care, taxes and the oil and gas industry.
Colorado Employers Could Deny Insurance For Birth Control Under New RulesOne day after women won a record number of seats in Congress, in an election that saw a record number of women voters, the Trump Administration announced new rules targeting birth control for women.
Health Care, Tech Jobs Top List Of Highest-Paying Work In U.S.Americans eager for a high-paying job might want to focus on two industries: health care and technology.