Banner - Winter 2011

Feature Stories

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In the Driver's Seat

Being engaged in your health and health care can lead to a healthier future. Learn more »

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Home improvement for health

How you can help create your blueprint for health. View cartoon »

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Making it Happen

Getting people to take charge of their health requires the right tools. Learn more »



What′s Working

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Aging Aquarians  

Boomer generation turns to health advocacy 

Power to the People  

Consumer engagement group delves into health care transformation

Care coaches help empower better health

 

Ready for Your Close-Up?

Actors help physicians hone communications skills

 

 

Departments

Walking the Talk

Each Coloradan can play a bigger role in his or her health and health care, says Anne Warhover, president and CEO of the Colorado Health Foundation.

 

The Expert View
Susan Sherry, deputy director of Community Catalyst, explains how her Boston-based organization works to engage people in health reform nationwide.

 

Observations in Health 

It's time for revolution - one that will put people first in health care, says Dede de Percin, executive director of the Colorado Consumer Health Initiative.

 

Out of the Box
By involving residents, a Denver-area home for the elderly becomes just that - a true home.

 

True Story
Catherine Siemiet spent many frustrating months bouncing around the health care system - until she took charge.