We are prepared and ready to treat patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19, the condition caused by the coronavirus that first appeared in late 2019. Our clinical team has been specially trained on how to identify, isolate and treat patients with this and other contagious illnesses. However, for perspective, our bigger threat in the Rocky Mountain region is seasonal influenza – and it's not too late to get your flu vaccine. If you have questions, please contact your child's doctor or call our ParentSmart Healthline™ at 720-777-0123.
In life-threatening emergencies, find the emergency room location nearest you. For non-life-threatening medical needs when your pediatrician is unavailable, visit one of our convenient urgent care locations.
Children's Hospital Colorado offers a new, faster and better way to take X-rays with an EOS Imaging System. EOS captures head-to-toe images of patients while standing. The machine uses an ultra-low dose of radiation to provide extremely detailed, high-quality images. We are one of a few hospitals in the U.S. to have this imaging system and the first in Colorado.
Benefits of the EOS X-ray imaging system:
EOS uses lower doses of radiation than traditional X-rays; this is important for kids with scoliosis who continue to get imaging exams throughout their life.
3-D renderings provide doctors with better ways to plan surgeries and improve patient outcomes.
An entire body scan takes less than 15 seconds; this makes it easier for kids who have a hard time staying still.