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ER Wait Watcher

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ER Wait Watcher » Colorado

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Colorado Waiting Times

For each hospital in Colorado, we chart the time, on average, that patients wait in emergency rooms before one of four outcomes: they see a doctor, they get sent home, they’re given pain medications for a broken bone, or they are admitted to the hospital. For each measure, lower numbers are better. Experts caution that very small differences between hospitals for a given measure are unlikely to correspond to noticeable differences in the real world. Find out more »

  • Hospital

  • Waiting Time

    Average time patients spent in the emergency room before being seen by a doctor
  • Time Until Sent Home

    Average time patients spent in the emergency room before being sent home
  • Broken Bone

    Average time patients with broken bones had to wait before receiving pain meds
  • Transfer Time

    Among patients admitted, additional time spent waiting before being taken to their room
National Avg.
Waiting Time
26 min
Time Until Sent Home
134 min
Broken Bone
57 min
Transfer Time
98 min
Colorado Avg.
Waiting Time
20 min
Time Until Sent Home
139 min
Broken Bone
45 min
Transfer Time
96 min
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
102
Broken Bone
38
Transfer Time
116
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
108
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
172
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
75
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
170
Broken Bone
37
Transfer Time
71
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
138
Broken Bone
32
Transfer Time
75
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
268
Broken Bone
25
Transfer Time
134
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
165
Broken Bone
65
Transfer Time
96
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
146
Broken Bone
70
Transfer Time
75
Waiting Time
8
Time Until Sent Home
126
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
82
Waiting Time
22
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
45
Transfer Time
64
Waiting Time
37
Time Until Sent Home
158
Broken Bone
60
Transfer Time
116
Waiting Time
37
Time Until Sent Home
147
Broken Bone
47
Transfer Time
118
Waiting Time
28
Time Until Sent Home
158
Broken Bone
40
Transfer Time
52
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
185
Broken Bone
51
Transfer Time
126
Waiting Time
7
Time Until Sent Home
96
Broken Bone
25
Transfer Time
56
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
34
Transfer Time
120
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
130
Broken Bone
38
Transfer Time
107
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
114
Broken Bone
54
Transfer Time
57
Waiting Time
8
Time Until Sent Home
139
Broken Bone
43
Transfer Time
80
Waiting Time
7
Time Until Sent Home
133
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
68
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
114
Broken Bone
48
Transfer Time
38
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
152
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
98
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
136
Broken Bone
57
Transfer Time
92
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
10
Time Until Sent Home
129
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
138
Waiting Time
11
Time Until Sent Home
106
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
13
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
48
Transfer Time
64
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
133
Broken Bone
66
Transfer Time
113
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
74
Broken Bone
38
Transfer Time
69
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
11
Time Until Sent Home
107
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
65
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
198
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
113
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
181
Broken Bone
54
Transfer Time
81
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
24
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
85
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
13
Time Until Sent Home
119
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
64
Waiting Time
7
Time Until Sent Home
138
Broken Bone
30
Transfer Time
79
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
120
Broken Bone
34
Transfer Time
71
Waiting Time
35
Time Until Sent Home
166
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
93
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
149
Broken Bone
35
Transfer Time
119
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
40
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
169
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
157
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
161
Broken Bone
44
Transfer Time
135
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
94
Broken Bone
39
Transfer Time
71
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
48
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
172
Broken Bone
71
Transfer Time
100
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
129
Broken Bone
33
Transfer Time
85
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
127
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
70
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
101
Broken Bone
48
Transfer Time
70
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
116
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
146

Notes: "Average time" refers to the median waiting time (the midpoint of all patients' waiting times). References to "doctor" indicate a doctor, nurse practitioner or physician assistant. CMS reports the CT scan quality measure as the percentage of patients who received a scan within 45 minutes. We have reversed that measure so that all measures follow a "lower is better" pattern.


Sources
Data from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, last updated Aug. 20 2014. All data was collected between Oct. 2012 and Sept. 2013.
Icons from The Noun Project: Jeremy J Bristol, Alexey Ivanov, Lemon Liu, Sebastian Langer, Rémy Médard, Christopher T. Howlett, Christelle Mozzati