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Reducing a Patient’s Exposure to Radiation – Our Radiation Right Program

The use of diagnostic imaging like CT and PET scans is an essential part of modern medicine for both diagnosis and treatment. Radiation, when delivered in the right dose, can be very effective. A CT scan, for example, can help doctors see cross-sectional images of the patient’s bones and soft tissues and reveal internal bleeding,…
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Making Hospital Rooms Quieter

Picture this. You’re sitting on your back patio with a few friends on a warm summer night. Everyone is talking and enjoying their time together. Then it happens. You didn’t really notice it before but you definitely notice now that it’s gone. I’m talking, of course, about that moment when the air conditioning unit cuts…
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First Lady Visits Medical Center of Aurora to Express Nation’s Gratitude

First Lady Michelle Obama recently visited the Medical Center of Aurora to express the nation’s gratitude for care given to victims of the July 20th shooting in Colorado. Associate Chief Operating Officer, Roberta Barton-Joe, was the Administrator on Call the night of the shooting and wrote the following description the next day. It truly reflects her spirit…
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