An interactive, searchable database of all of The Trust’s publications, mostly in English, from its 30 years of serving Coloradans.Showing 10 of 203 results
August 2007
Colorado Healthy People 2010: Obesity Prevention – Evaluation

This report shows that participants in obesity prevention programs under this initiative made modest, but positive behavior changes and—most importantly—sustained them for a year following the end of the program. Conducted by the National Research Center, the four-and-a-half year longitudinal study measured behavior changes and examined what individual, community and programmatic characteristics contributed to sustainable behavior change.

August 2007
Colorado Healthy People 2010: Obesity Prevention – Evaluation Summary

This brief summary of the full report shows that participants in these obesity prevention programs under this initiative made modest, but positive behavior changes and—most importantly—sustained them for a year following the end of the program. Conducted by the National Research Center, the four-and-a-half year longitudinal study measured behavior changes and examined what individual, community and programmatic characteristics contributed to sustainable behavior change.

August 2007
Equality in Health – An Annotated Bibliography with Resources on Health Disparities and Cultural and Linguistic Competency

A compilation of resources that explore ways to improve cultural competency and address health disparities, including often-cited web-based links, specific resources and strategies from noted authors in the field, articles and reports that help people to understand health and health care disparities and inequalities that exist in the United States.

June 2007
The Importance of Culture in Evaluation – A Practical Guide for Evaluators

Evaluations are significantly influenced by the cultures of participants, as well as the evaluator. This report provides insights to help evaluators better understand the influence of different cultures, assess their own work and how they work with others, with the goal of creating more useful evaluations for all stakeholders.

May 2007
2006 Annual Report

In 2006, The Colorado Trust produced a brief print/PDF Annual Review, as well as an in-depth Annual Report available exclusively online. The online report features a list of all Trust grants and grantees, personal stories of change and improvement, information on how The Trust conducts its grantmaking, links to Trust publications produced in 2006, Trust board and staff leadership changes, and a comprehensive look at our financials.

April 2007
CommunityConnections: Spring Edition 2007

Highlights include a message from Irene M. Ibarra, President and CEO, about improving kids’ access to health care; a look at the rural health track program at the University of Colorado Denver Health Sciences Center's School of Medicine; an announcement that a survey of Colorado Baby Boomers is underway; an update on The Trust's Bullying Prevention effort; and an announcement of the report Kids’ Health Care Access: Diagnosis and Prescription for Improvement. This edition also includes an interview with retired Trustee Sister Lillian Murphy and a tribute to founding Trustee Bill Beattie.

April 2007
Colorado 100k Lives Campaign

Summarizes The Colorado Trust's effort to help hospitals across the state strengthen their quality improvement systems to further ensure patient safety. The report includes an overview of the six interventions proven to ensure safe patient care, as well as lessons learned and success stories.

February 2007
Health Professions Workforce Database – Lessons Learned

Provides a brief progress report on the development of the Colorado Health Institute's Health Professions Workforce Database under The Colorado Trust's Health Professions effort. The database will help to inform policymakers and the public about health professional workforce issues.

February 2007
Health Professions Initiative – Summary of Grantee Technical Assistance

A brief summary of the Colorado Area Health Education Centers' technical assistance and consultation services for grantees of The Colorado Trust's Health Professions effort.

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An interactive, searchable database of all of The Trust’s publications from its 30 years of serving Coloradans.