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A Critical Care Path “Swollen with Emotion”- Organ Donor Partners Test the Path from Brain Death to Renewed Life

November 27, 2011

Perhaps no other activity in medicine combines raw emotion and clinical complexity as intensely as an organ donation. So, when there’s a change among one of the partners in the careful, precise process that can help transform the pain of one life passing to the possibility of another continuing, those involved may decide some practice [...]

Partnering to Address Colorado’s Health Issues, Colorado Trust Community Connections Blog

April 15, 2011

With support from The Colorado Trust, a number of health care educators, providers and policymakers came together to develop simulation scenarios to help health care providers deliver safe care in a variety of situations. The Colorado Foundation for Medical Care, Colorado Hospital Association, Colorado Center for Nursing Excellence, Colorado Rural Health Center, SE2 (a mass [...]

High Tech Meets High Touch: Innovative Colorado Partnership Improves Health Care Quality and Patient Safety, Colorado Trust 25th Anniversary Grantee Story

April 9, 2011

About the only difference between a private room in a hospital ICU and an identically equipped room at a health care simulation training facility owned and operated by the University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) on the Anschutz Medical Campus is the presence of ceiling-mounted cameras and microphones. Plus the male mannequin, adorned with a tattooed [...]

Deal to Take Over WELLS Center Operations: Hospital Set to Take Deeper Plunge into World of Simulation

August 8, 2010

University of Colorado Hospital is poised to expand its presence in the burgeoning world of health care simulation on the Anschutz Medical Campus. Under the terms of an agreement soon to be finalized, UCH will take over operations of the WELLS (Work, Education and Lifelong Learning Simulation) Center, located on the eastern edge of campus. [...]

Highly Specialized Training for Rural Hospitals in Colorado

May 9, 2010

AURORA, Colo. – A new initiative from the University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) and Colorado Division of Labor and Employment (CDLE) will provide customized, no-cost medical training to Colorado’s rural health care providers. The initiative will offer highly sophisticated simulation training using technology from the WELLS Center located on the Anschutz Medical Campus and operated [...]

University of Colorado Hospital, CDLE to Provide Specialized Medical Training for Rural Hospitals in Colorado, May 2010

May 1, 2010

AURORA, Colo. – A new initiative from the University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) and Colorado Division of Labor and Employment (CDLE) will provide customized, no-cost medical training to Colorado’s rural health care providers. The initiative will offer highly sophisticated simulation training using technology from the WELLS Center located on the Anschutz Medical Campus and operated [...]

Medical Simulation Event

December 8, 2008

Medical Simulation Event – Unique Training Event Occurring at The WELLS Center Denver, Colorado, December 8, 2008 The Work, Education and Lifelong Learning Simulation Center (WELLS) Center will offer a unique training event for nursing, medical and paramedic students. The team will simulate a seven bed emergency room,  which will expose medical residents, nursing and [...]

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