An interactive, searchable database of all of The Trust’s publications, mostly in English, from its 30 years of serving Coloradans.Showing 10 of 202 results
April 2009
CommunityConnections: Spring Edition 2009

Features the recipient of The Colorado Trust's 2009 Grantee Leadership Award and an overview of a project that analyzes the economic impact of health care. Also includes an interview with the Interim Executive Director of the Center for Improving Value in Health Care (CIVHC), a wrap-up of the successful Colorado 5 Million Lives Campaign, and announcements of The Trust's new website, publication and broadcasts.

August 2005
CommunityConnections: Summer Edition 2005

Highlights include an interview with Arja P. Adair, President and CEO of the Colorado Foundation for Medical Care (The Trust’s coordinating agency for its Colorado 100k Lives Campaign), as well as grantee news and an update on The Trust’s Equality in Health initiative. Announcements include the availability of the evaluation report summary of The Trust’s Palliative Care effort, the Colorado Childhood Immunization Rates: Policy and Practice white paper and The Trust’s 2004 Annual Report.

August 2006
CommunityConnections: Summer Edition 2006

Includes an update on The Trust's Colorado 100k Lives Campaign, as well as an announcement about The Trust's Healthy Aging initiative to support senior-serving organizations. Also features The Trust's Immigrant Integration effort and a grant to the Metro Denver Health & Wellness Commission to help prevent obesity. Additionally, The Trust recognizes a model grantee and welcomes new board and staff members.

August 2007
CommunityConnections: Summer Edition 2007

Highlights include a grantee story, workplace wellness at the Food Bank for Larimer County, and recognition of Safe2Tell as The Trust's first leadership award recipient. Also included is a message from Irene M. Ibarra, President and CEO, stressing the importance of partnerships to address the problem of suicide in our state, and updates on The Trust's Equality in Health, Healthy Aging and Immigrant Integration efforts, and announcements of cardiovascular and stroke guidelines and a health care workforce website.

July 2009
CommunityConnections: Summer Edition 2009

The summer edition of The Colorado Trust’s quarterly newsletter features a new study that explores health care affordability, as well as the story of Kristen Castor, a participant in the study. Also included is information about recent Congressional briefings by the Partnership for a Healthy Colorado, the launch of a statewide patient-centered medical home pilot program, and an announcement of the new Center for the Study of the Safety Net. Additional articles highlight The Trust’s Immigrant Integration and Partnerships for Health grants, and a new report on suicide prevention.

January 2006
CommunityConnections: Winter Edition 2006

Includes a look at how the Metro Denver Black Church initiative is helping to address racial and ethnic health disparities, as well as updates on The Trust’s Colorado 100k Lives Campaign, Partnerships for Health initiative and continuing support of nurse-home visitation. This edition also announces The Trust's support of Denver’s 10-Year Plan to End Homelessness and the Colorado Health Institute's Health Professions Workforce Database.

January 2007
CommunityConnections: Winter Edition 2007

Highlights "Dialogues on Immigrant Integration," an effort to develop understanding, support and collaboration among immigrants and non-immigrants in Boulder County. Also included is a summary of events on school violence prevention and school health, and an overview of The Trust's participation in a statewide assessment of how Baby Boomers envision themselves regarding work, service and learning. This edition also features an interview with Jean Jones, who has concluded her tenure as a member of The Trust's Board of Trustees; recognition of the San Luis Valley Victim Offender Reconciliation Program, a Bullying Prevention grantee; and the impact of technical assistance under the Health Professions initiative.

January 2009
CommunityConnections: Winter Edition 2009

Highlights the work of Clínica Tepeyac, a grantee of The Trust's Expanding Outreach and Enrollment for Children and Youth strategy; as well as the efforts of ECHO & Family Center, one of Colorado's 31 Early Childhood Councils awarded grants from The Trust. Also featured are the Collaborative Scopes of Care Study, The Trust's Health Professions Workforce Policy Collaborative, and several publications and journal articles related to Trust initiatives.

October 2010
Comparison of Provisions from Colorado's Blue Ribbon Commission for Health Care Reform and Federal Health Care Reform – Issue Brief

This issue brief commissioned by The Colorado Trust, and authored by the two lead staff members of the Colorado's Blue Ribbon Commission on Healthcare Reform (the 208 Commission), Tracy L. Johnson, PhD and Sarah Schulte, MHSA, shows that there is significant agreement between our state's recommendations and the new federal law.

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