Colorado Hospitals

There are 70 Colorado hospitals for consumers like you to choose from. It is important that you know the differences between these options since you'll rely on the staff with your health and possibly your life. Learn more about each Colorado hospital to find the best possible medical care. Review and compare hospital information including rankings, size, staff statistics, admissions and surgical procedures, specialties, Medicare or Medicaid acceptance, and much more.

Colorado Hospitals by County

Featured Hospitals in Colorado

Name
Type
Emergency
9 or 10
Rating Percent
Recommended
Percent
NATIONAL JEWISH HEALTH
in Denver, Colorado
Acute Care
YES
100%
79%
ANIMAS SURGICAL HOSPITAL, LLC
in Durango, Colorado
Acute Care
YES
92%
91%
KEEFE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
in Cheyenne Wells, Colorado
Acute Care
YES
90%
90%
VALLEY VIEW HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION
in Glenwood Springs, Colorado
Acute Care
YES
82%
85%
Acute Care
YES
82%
84%
MEDICAL CENTER OF THE ROCKIES
in Loveland, Colorado
Acute Care
YES
82%
85%
Acute Care
YES
81%
82%
ST ANTHONY SUMMIT MEDICAL CENTER
in Frisco, Colorado
Acute Care
YES
81%
83%
GUNNISON VALLEY HOSPITAL
in Gunnison, Colorado
Critical Access
YES
80%
83%
ASPEN VALLEY HOSPITAL
in Aspen, Colorado
Critical Access
YES
80%
81%
Colorado Hospital Ratings: Patient ExperiencesState AverageNational Average
Patients who said their nurses "Always" communicated well7676
Patients who said their doctors "Always" communicated well7980
Patients who said they "Always" received help as soon as desired6664
Patients who said their pain was "Always" well controlled7069
Patients who said staff "Always" explained medicines before administering6160
Patients who said their room and bathroom were "Always" cleans7271
Patients who said the area around their room was "Always" quiet at night6158
Patients who said they were told what to do during their recovery at home1681
Patients who rated the hospital a 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest)7167
Patients who said they would definitely recommend the hospital7369
Colorado Hospital Ratings: Medical ImagingState AverageNational Average
Outpatients with low back pain who had an MRI without trying recommended treatments first, such as physical therapy. (If a number is high, it may mean the facility is doing too many unnecessary MRIs for low back pain.)3633
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram. (A number that is much lower than 8% may mean there's not enough follow-up. A number much higher than 14% may mean there's too much unnecessary follow-up.)98
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were "combination" (double) scans. (The range for this measure is 0 to 1. A number very close to 1 may mean that too many patients are being given a double scan when a single scan is sufficient.)0.0320.054
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were "combination" (double) scans. (The range for this measure is 0 to 1. A number very close to 1 may mean that too many patients are being given a double scan when a single scan is sufficient.)0.1630.191
Colorado Hospital Ratings: Care ResultsState AverageNational Average
Death Rate for Heart Attack Patients11.87916.2
Death Rate for Heart Failure Patients8.18711.2
Death Rate for Pneumonia Patients8.15511.6
Colorado Hospital Ratings: Readmission RatesState AverageNational Average
Rate of Readmission for Heart Attack Patients15.82419.9
Rate of Readmission for Heart Failure Patients19.49824.7
Rate of Readmission for Pneumonia Patients14.36218.3
Colorado Hospital Ratings: Process of CareState AverageNational Average
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better) 1092
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better) 5894
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on the beta blockers during the period just before and after their surgery N/A92
Surgery patients who were given an antibiotic within one hour before surgery to help prevent infection 9696
Surgery patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection 9897
Surgery patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped within 24 hours after surgery 9494
Heart surgery patients whose blood sugar is kept under good control in the days right after surgery 9093
Surgery patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery, who had hair removed using a safe method9999
Surgery patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery89N/A
Surgery patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries 9394
Patients who got treatment within 24 hours before or after their surgery to help prevent blood clots after certain types of surgery 9292
Colorado Hospital Ratings: Heart Attack & Chest Pain CareState AverageNational Average
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who needed specialized care were transferred to another hospital (a lower number of minutes is better)5862
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG (a lower number of minutes is better)109
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got drugs to break up blood clots within 30 minutes of arrival (higher numbers are better)5154
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival (higher numbers are better)9695
Heart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival9998
Heart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge9998
Heart Attack Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)9796
Heart Attack Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling10099
Heart Attack Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge9998
Heart Attack Patients Given Fibrinolytic Medication Within 30 Minutes Of Arrival3354
Heart Attack Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival9089
Colorado Hospital Ratings: Heart Failure CareState AverageNational Average
Heart Failure Patients Given Discharge Instructions8887
Heart Failure Patients Given an Evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic (LVS) Function9798
Heart Failure Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD) 9594
Heart Failure Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling9898
Colorado Hospital Ratings: Pneumonia CareState AverageNational Average
Pneumonia Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination8992
Pneumonia Patients Whose Initial Emergency Room Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To The Administration Of The First Hospital Dose Of Antibiotics9595
Pneumonia Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling9697
Pneumonia Patients Given Initial Antibiotic(s) within 6 Hours After Arrival9695
Pneumonia Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)9191
Colorado Hospital Ratings: Children's Asthma CareState AverageNational Average
Children Who Received Reliever Medication While Hospitalized for AsthmaN/A100
Children Who Received Systemic Corticosteroid Medication While Hospitalized for AsthmaN/A100
Children and their Caregivers Who Received a Home Management Plan of Care Document While Hospitalized for AsthmaN/A68