04.08.20

Gardner Applauds More Than $18 Million for Healthcare Services in Colorado

Washington, D.C. – Today U.S. Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) applauded the announcement that Colorado will receive a total of $18,273,376 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), which was provided by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act for Community Health Centers.

“Our doctors, nurses, and healthcare professionals are working around the clock to keep us safe during the COVID-19 pandemic and their dedication is inspiring,” said Senator Gardner. “I fought for passage of the CARES Act to give our healthcare providers the support they desperately need, and this funding will provide additional support to their critical fight to keep us all safe.”

You can read more about Senator Gardner’s actions to protect Coloradans from COVID-19 here.

The following facilities in Colorado will receive funding:

  • Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association - $664,370
  • Denver Health and Hospitals Authority - $3,871,985
  • The Colorado Coalition for the Homeless - $791,120
  • Peak Vista Community Health Centers - $2,291,315
  • La Clinica Tepeyac Inc. - $681,365
  • Clinica Campesina Family Health Services - $1,923,305
  • Mountain Family Health Centers - $942,995
  • Dolores County Health Association - $541,760
  • Pueblo Community Health Center - $977,390
  • Sunrise Community Health - $1,414,010
  • The Regents of the University of Colorado - $584,045
  • Colorado Department of Public Health - $3,589,716

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Cory Gardner is a member of the U.S. Senate serving Colorado. He sits on the Energy & Natural Resources Committee, the Foreign Relations Committee, the Commerce, Science, & Transportation Committee, and is the Chairman of the Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy.