Decision-makers at the local, state, and federal levels turn to CHI for in-depth, independent research and policy analysis.
Our founding mission is to improve health for the people of Colorado by providing evidence and analysis to inform policy and practice. The services CHI provides include district-specific data, analyses of the impact of bills and laws, background information for elected officials, and town hall presentations.
What We Can Do
- Research and analysis
- Neutral testimony to explain health policy concepts to legislators
- Town hall presentations
- Program evaluation
Read Our 2022 Legislative Preview
2021 Legislation in Review
Big Money and Bold Health Policy Moves
American Rescue Plan Act Financial Map
Tracking Federal Funds for Colorado Governments and Agencies
Into the Blue
Legislators Plan for Post-Pandemic, and Increasingly Democratic, State
2020 Legislation in Review: Pandemic, Protests, Pause Define Session
CHI’s Annual Legislation in Review Report Takes Stock of an Unprecedented Session
Repealing the Affordable Care Act
What's at Stake in Colorado?
ACA at 10 Years: Government Costs
As the 10th anniversary of the ACA’s passage approaches, the Colorado Health Institute (CHI) is examining what has been accomplished over the past decade and what work remains to realize the goals of the ACA.
Hot Issues in Health
Colorado's Essential Health Policy Conference