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Recent News

News, press and media about Lutheran Medical Center.

Read The Journal, a Lutheran Medical Center Publication.

Lutheran Medical Center offers nitrous oxide for labor pains in August

Starting this August, Lutheran Medical Center, recipient of the Healthgrades® 2016 Labor and...

Three Denver area hospitals named as Healthgrades 2016 America's 100 Best Hospitals

Three Denver metro area hospitals have been recognized among the top 100 hospitals in the country for quality by a leading healthcare ratings organization.

SCL Health Appoints Chief Medical Officer

SCL Health is pleased to appoint Dr. Shawn Dufford, MD, MBA, as Chief Medical Officer for the three-state, $2.4 billion health system.

SCL Health Makes List of 50 Health Systems to Know

Becker's Hospital Review, a leading healthcare publication, has included SCL Health in the first-ever list of 50 Great Health Systems to Know in the U.S.


Classes & Events

Classes & Events

Upcoming Events

Grief Support Groups

Ongoing informal discussion allows the bereaved time to share their experiences and to support one another In a safe environment. Attendance is free of charge. No registration is required for the day group.

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Collier Hospice Center
3210 Lutheran Parkway
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033


This class is designed for expectant mothers who plan to breastfeed and their partners. Topics include: establishing and maintaining an abundant milk supply, how to latch and position baby at the breast, introducing a bottle, how to avoid common problems, how to choose the right breast pump and accessories, and returning to work while breastfeeding.

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Lutheran Medical Center Womens Education Center Classrooms
8300 West 38th Avenue (Main Hospital - Entrance #2)
2nd Floor North
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
2 Spots Available
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The Journal

The Journal

Lutheran Medical Center publishes The Journal, a newsletter dedicated to share health & wellness information with our community.

Featured Article:

Heart Smarts - Know the signs of a heart attack so you can get care right away


We know what a heart attack looks like on television and in the movies, when a character suddenly clutches his chest or collapses to the floor, writhing in pain. In real life, sometimes the signs can be more subtle.

Read more about the signs of a heart attack.

Health Library

Your Optimal health starts here


We know you want to be healthy. Lutheran Medical Center offers a continuum of care to help support you. Whether you are managing a chronic disease or preparing for the birth of your baby, our tools will help you play an active role in managing your wellness.

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Lutheran Medical Center is a 338-bed acute-care hospital in Wheat Ridge, Colorado that also operates West Pines Behavioral Health, Lutheran Hospice and Colorado Lutheran Home and Apartments. Lutheran’s premier services include a birthing center, Heart and Neurovascular Center, robotic surgery, Primary Stroke Center, Cancer Centers of Colorado, Orthopedics, a Level III Trauma Center, a Senior ER, Senior Behavioral Health and a Senior Surgery Center.