The Acute, Comprehensive, Urgent
Treatment for Eating Disorders Medical
Center (A.C.U.T.E.) at Denver Health is a
unique ICU/Medical unit for individuals
suffering from severe anorexia or bulimia
and associated medical complications. A
service for patients whose physical
conditions have become life-threatening,
A.C.U.T.E. is the only hospital program in
the nation providing medical treatment with
intensive ongoing psychiatric collaboration.
The center is specifically designed for those
who are physically ill and in crisis.
Advanced Pediatric Associates
2373 Central Park Boulevard #202
Denver, Colorado 80238
Locations also in Aurora, Centennial
Advanced Pediatric Associates has been
caring for infants, children and adolescents
since 1972. With locations in Denver,
Aurora, Centennial and Parker, APA’s
caring and friendly staff serves Denver and
the entire eastern Metro area. As a
primary care pediatric practice, Advanced
Pediatrics is dedicated to providing
excellent clinical care and forming strong
relationships with the families they serve.
Their goal is to provide a “medical home”
to patients, where families can expect
compassionate and comprehensive
pediatric care, convenient access to
quality after-hours advice, and professional
coordination of care with community
specialists and services.
Behavioral Health Services (BHS)
777 Bannock St.
Denver Health’s Behavioral Health Services
(BHS) assesses, evaluates and treats
patients with psychiatric and substance
abuse disorders. Services at BHS include
the adolescent hospital-based inpatient
service, community detoxification and
outpatient programs. BHS includes a six-
bed acute crisis service, 13-bed adolescent
inpatient, and a 44-bed adult inpatient
service. The outpatient services provide
substance treatment to more than 800
people annually. Denver C.A.R.E.S., a
100-bed detoxification center located off
campus, receives 27,000 admits per year.
Colorado Acute Specialty Care
1601 N. Lowell Blvd.
Located in the Centura Senior Life Center,
this hospital provides medical care for acute
care patients with multiple conditions.
Colorado Acute Specialty Care Hospital
practices a transdisciplinary approach to
its therapies and services on an
individualized basis. Some of the center’s
many services include oxygenation
monitoring, wounded care, a brain injury
program, pharmacological management,
pulmonary program, pain management
and respiratory monitoring.
Community Health Services (CHS)
777 Bannock St.
Operated by Denver Health, CHS is the
second oldest and largest community
health center program in the United States.
In its 40-year history, CHS has expanded
into a network of eight community
health centers and 12 school-based
health clinics serving one out four
residents in the City and County of
Denver. CHS has more than 320,000
patient contacts annually. CHS is
funded by a federal grant and
governed by a board of directors
appointed by the mayor of Denver.
3425 S Clarkson St.
The nationally known Craig Hospital was
named sixth for rehabilitation in 2008 by
U.S. News & World Report. The hospital
is a 93-bed, private, not-for-profit, freestanding, acute care and rehabilitation
center that provides a comprehensive
system of inpatient and outpatient medical
care, rehabilitation, neurosurgical
rehabilitative care, an equipment
company and long-term follow up
services. At any given time, Craig has
approximately 55 patients with spinal
cord injury, 25-30 with traumatic brain