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Mental Health Institutes Transition to Electronic Health Records

The Colorado Mental Health Institutes at Pueblo and Fort Logan transitioned from paper charts to the Behavioral Electronic Health Record (BEHR) in May 2018, in partnership with the Cerner Corporation. The Institutes are the first state psychiatric hospitals in the nation to go live with Cerner, and the overall transition has been tremendously successful thanks to the hard-working staff at both hospitals.

Social Norms Campaign Increases Sober Ride Planning

The Persistent Drunk Driver (PDD) Committee will conclude its university social norms campaign at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs in June with impressive results. The campaign, called Help Drive Home the Message - #SmartMoveUCCS, used data from annual surveys of more than 600 UCCS students to identify and promote the positive actions most students already take to avoid impaired driving.