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Council approves health foundation board

Council approves health foundation board

Nine people have been chosen to form the first board of directors for the Colorado Springs Health Foundation. The board is charged with creating the rules and procedures for the new foundation, which will use money and lease payments from the University of Colorado Health lease of Memorial Hospital. The mayor selected the board members… Continue Reading Council approves health foundation board

Colorado Springs City Council will vote on seven finalists for the new Memorial Hospital Board at their Nov. 13 meeting. Selected for Council approval: Frank Caris, CEO of dpiX; Dick Celeste, former Colorado College president and principal at RFC NextAct; Karla Grazier, CEO of Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado; Robin Johnson, a doctor… Continue Reading Council to approve seven finalists for Memorial board

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Colorado Springs is set to have one economic development organization – one that combines the efforts of the Economic Development Corp. and the Chamber of Commerce. After an meeting Tuesday that lasted more than six hours, the two groups voted unanimously to merge operations – at least in principle, said Bill Hodgkins, board president for… Continue Reading Chamber/EDC merger: Structure? Jobs? Layoffs?

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Big brouhaha over obscure Medicare board

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Remember the debunked death panels? A new Medicare board that Republicans are calling a “rationing panel” could become the next boogeyman in the nation’s hyperbolic health care debate. But don’t look for the Independent Payment Advisory Board to start slashing anytime soon. IPAB doesn’t even exist yet. Although the new health care law authorized the… Continue Reading Big brouhaha over obscure Medicare board

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Concerns about bias, undue industry influence and conflicts of interest have been raised by consumer health groups as the state’s newly created health insurance exchange board prepares to hold its first meeting Monday. The board is responsible for creating the health insurance exchanges by 2014, the year they will be fully implemented. Created by the… Continue Reading Insurance exchange board faces criticism, scrutiny

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