Website Accessibility

General Statement

Every effort is made to ensure that pages and links to information are accessible.  We used Section 508 and WCAG 2.0 Best Practices as guidelines and standards for this website.

Breadcrumbs

Breadcrumbs are used on the site. Breadcrumbs are a series of links that show the trail back to the home page.

Headings

Proper Headings are used on this website to show the hierarchy and organization of information on each page.  Headings are used to help navigate through the pages.

Links

Every effort has been made to write links that are unique and that make sense when read out of context.  Links are designed to open in the same window to avoid user disorientation. Return to the previous page by clicking the back button on your web browser.

Documents & Known Compliance Issues

We recognize many of the Portable Document Format (PDF) documents linked to our website are not fully accessible.  We are in the process of remediating these files.  For a report of documents undergoing remediation and an update on progress, please contact us.  If you experience problems accessing a document and need assistance, please contact the 504/ADA Coordinator.

We are also in the process of completing fixes that were identified in a recent accessibility audit.  For a list of identified issues and an update on progress, please contact us.

Disclaimer

Disclaimer - The Google translation links are provided with the aim of improving our website access to people of non-English speaking backgrounds. Google Translate is service provided by Google.  Any problems you experience while using Google Translate are outside our control.  The Department of Health Care Policy and Financing is not responsible for the effectiveness of Google Translate.  Please note: Google offers an alternative translation page in a non-Java format.

The Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information provided on this website and to promptly update it to comply with changes in the law.  For the latest information on the Department’s programs and requirements please consult the Colorado Code of Regulations.  If a conflict occurs between the information on this website and federal and state statutes and regulations, the statutes and regulations control.

Problems with accessibility on this website

If you are using assistive technology and are having problems with this website, please contact the 504/ADA Coordinator. For any other website feedback contact the Webmaster.