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Facts about St. Anthony Hospital

St. Anthony Medical Campus provides state-of-the-art technology, and offers advanced care with special expertise in neurosciences, level I trauma, stroke, cardiovascular care and cancer. The medical campus includes St. Anthony Hospital, OrthoColorado Hospital, and two walkway-connected medical office plazas, offering a wide range of specialties and physicians, and an 848-space parking garage.

St. Anthony Hospital by the Numbers

  • 1,540 associates

  • 713 affiliated physicians

  • 224 licensed beds

    - 76 Intensive Care (ICU)
    - 130 Medical/Surgical
    - 18 Inpatient Rehabilitation

  • 36 Emergency Department Rooms
  • 14 surgical suites

  • Two Medical Office Plazas
  • 10, 746 Annual Admissions
  • 46,479 annual emergency visits

  • $62.9 million uncompensated and charity care provided annually

Noteworthy Facts about St. Anthony Hospital and Medical Campus

  • First in the state to implement the TransVac system that automates the entire waste handling process
    and reduces infection risks and manual labor. Other technologies such as the Beacon Nurse Call
    system and the LIKO™ Patient Lift system are the most comprehensive systems in the region.
  • Design and construction of the new facility incorporated many environmentally friendly factors.
    TechnoFloor™ slip-resistant surfaces will be installed in patient rooms that can be easily cleaned for
    infection control. Paints, carpets and finishes specified for the interior of the new building contains
    low volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Dual occupancy sensors are installed throughout the
    hospital that turn lights off when activity ceases.
  • Buildings have been designed to include "intelligent" building automation systems, to reduce
    energy usage and maintenance costs.
  • The hospital has 16 elevators including Denver's fastest elevator that speeds critical patients to T-10 in three seconds.

Our Innovative & Award-Winning Specialties

  • Level I Shock Trauma Center - We are a level I trauma center equipped with a dedicated trauma room, T-10, which is the only surgical suite of its kind in Colorado. We also operate Flight for Life Colorado, providing emergency air transport throughout the Rocky Mountain Region.
  • Cardiac Care - St. Anthony Hospital is treating heart attacks 38 minutes faster than the national average and recently received the 2011 American Heart Association Mission: Lifeline® Silver Receiving Award. We are also the only hospital in the region and one of few in the country offering balloon cryoablation, a breakthrough treatment for atrial fibrillation.

  • Comprehensive Stroke Center - Our stroke program holds a Gold Seal of Approval from the Joint Commission for the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and has earned the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association "Get With The Guidelines - Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award."

  • da Vinci® Minimally Invasive Surgery - da Vinci technology allows surgeons to perform even the most complex and delicate procedures such as prostatectomy, hysterectomy and more through very small incisions with unmatched precision. St. Anthony hospital is the first medical center in Colorado, the rocky mountain region and one of only a few nationwide to enhance its daVinci SI Surgical System with near-infrared fluorescence image-guided technology.

  • Cancer and Oncology - St. Anthony Hospital has the only combined Novalis TxTM and RapidArcTM radiotherapy technology in Denver or the Rocky Mountain region.

Patient & Community Resources

  • Flight For Life Colorado - St. Anthony Hospital founded and operates Flight For Life Colorado, the nation's first civilian hospital-based emergency medical transport program.

  • Lodging and Support Services - Overnight sleeping accommodations and a fully equipped kitchen for families of patients who live far from Denver.

  • Virtual Resource Center - A free resource to the community, callers can speak with a registered nurse who will assess symptoms, answer questions about prevention or a particular health condition, or make a referral to a physician. Call 303-777-6877.

  • St. Anthony Health Foundation - The St. Anthony Health Foundation raises funds to support the mission-based programs of St. Anthony Hospital


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