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News, press and media about Lutheran Medical Center.

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SCL Health Makes List of 50 Health Systems to Know
6/4/2015

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.

SCL Health Appoints Chief Medical Officer
6/4/2015

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

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SCL Health Creates Provider Services Organization to Benefit Patients and Doctors
5/19/2015

SCL Health, a faith-based nonprofit health system serving Colorado, Kansas and Montana, is creating a provider services organization (PSO) that will help clinicians more effectively manage their practices while enabling them to focus more on patient care.

SCL Health Appoints Chief Nursing Officer
5/5/2015

SCL Health is pleased to appoint Geri Towndrow, a longtime nursing executive, as its first system Chief Nursing Officer. In this role, Towndrow will set strategic direction for nursing quality and safety for the system’s eight hospitals and other healthcare services.

32 Students Take Part in Hands-On Take Your Child to Work Day Event
4/23/2015

For the first time in its 10-year history, Good Samaritan Medical Center hosted a Take Your Child...

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Classes & Events

Classes & Events

Upcoming Events

Childbirth Preparation

Wondering how well you will manage labor? Confidence begins here! Our childbirth preparation courses will provide you with accurate information as you prepare for labor and birth. 

6:30 PM – 4:00 PM
Lutheran Medical Center Womens Education Center classrooms
8300 West 38th Avenue
2nd Floor North
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
Class Full

AARP Safe Driver Class

AARP-Drivers Safety Program. You are required to attend the full 4 hr course to get your certificate. The fee, $15 per person for AARP members and $20 for non-AARP members is due at the beginning of class. Check with your insurance agent for any discounts available to you for completing this class.
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Learning Center Classrooms
8300 W. 38th Avenue
Entrance 2, 2nd Floor
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
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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.

Spring Featured Article:

dr. with patientBigger, Better Emergency Department - Ready for Debut If you haven't seen our new emergency department lately, you might be surprised. It has undergone a substantial renovation and expansion, with the final section scheduled to finish up in early June. The $16 million project was designed to better serve the west metro community with more spacious, single-occupancy treatment rooms for improved privacy; sliding glass doors for easy access; a new patient walk-in entrance, registration and triage area; and a Fast-Track section for those with less severe health issues. Read more.

Read The Journal Online.

Health & Wellness Library

Your Optimal health starts here

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We know you want to be healthy. Lutheran Medical Center offers a continuum of care to help you live your best life. 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.