Hot Issues in Health

Colorado's essential health policy conference. Every December.

Hot Issues in Health is Colorado’s essential health policy conference, bringing together a diverse crowd — state legislators, regional and local policymakers, representatives from insurance carriers and health systems, consumer advocates, health care providers, researchers, and students — to network and learn about the state’s most pressing health, health policy, and health care issues.

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Save the Date — December 1, 2023

Hot Issues in Health will be on Friday, December 1. We will have in-person and interactive online options again this year. Join our email lists to be notified when tickets go on sale.

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A Hybrid Conference Like No Other

We aim for the same high quality for our online participants as we do for those in the room. Join us online, and you'll get:

  • Opportunities to ask questions live and interact with people in the hall
  • Exclusive Q and A sessions with our speakers
  • Bonus pre-recorded content during session breaks
  • Real-time Spanish interpretation
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2022 Conference Highlights

204 In-person Registrants

237 Online Registrants

300+ Livestream Views

6 Hours of Live Spanish Interpretation


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What People Say About Hot Issues in Health

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis and Sara Schmitt

“I know the information will be applicable, digestible, and specifically about Colorado.” 

— 2022 Attendee  

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  • “This is one of the only venues where government officials come together with health care providers to look at the data from a non-biased source.” — 2022 Attendee 
  • “It’s far more relevant, stimulating, and informative than some of the national conferences I’ve been to.” — 2022 Sponsor 
  • “Truly one of the best conferences I have ever attended.” — 2022 Sponsor 
  • “It was a fantastic event, and I am proud to be a part of it.” — 2022 Sponsor 
  • "Everyone in health care in Colorado is there.” — 2022 Attendee

Humans of Hot Issues

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