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Health policy department returns $3 million to state

The Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing reduced Medicaid expenses by $20 million with a new program and returned nearly $3 million to state and federal taxpayers. It’s the first year for the Accountable Care Collaborative program,  designed to improve client health while lower health costs. The legislature passed the law in 2009… Continue Reading Health policy department returns $3 million to state

Budget documents from 20 Colorado school districts show taxpayers spent more than $5.8 million over the past five years for the activities of teachers unions, expenses that were mostly covered by their collective bargaining agreements. The costs ranged from $1.3 million in the Douglas County School District since 2007 to zero in the Mesa County… Continue Reading Report: Colo taxpayers pay millions in union costs

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