Mission and Values
Collaboration is the best medicine for Colorado's lagging health status. Everything we do is done with others. Only by bringing together individuals, organizations and resources can we hope to overcome the barriers to better health.
Colorado will become the healthiest state in the nation.
To improve the health and health care of Coloradans by increasing access to quality health care and encouraging healthy lifestyle choices.
All Coloradans have access to the components of Healthy Living – nutritious food, physical activity and disease management tools – because these are key to staying healthy.
All Coloradans have Health Coverage because people who do are more likely to receive necessary care.
All Coloradans receive quality, coordinated Health Care because those who do are healthier.
We take seriously our role as a steward of the community's resources. To hold ourselves accountable, we have committed to abiding by the following guidelines and standards: