Healthcare/Behavioral Health

Front view of Children's Hospital with title "Heathcare and Behavioral Health"

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Healthcare: Who's on First?! 

Did you know Healthcare sites are regulated by a variety of agencies in Colorado? View the slideshow below to gain a basic understanding of the variety of local, state, and federal agencies involved in healthcare facility safety, the differences and similarities between the codes that govern to these sites (the International Codes and NFPA 101 “Life Safety Code”), and what a successful partnership between all stakeholders looks like.

Not sure who to contact? 

General email:

Health Care Construction | cdps_dfpc_health@state.co.us
Certificate of Compliance | cdps_dfpc_coc@state.co.us

Michael Garitano - Plan Review Unit Chief (NFPA 101 and IFC)
    michael.garitano@state.co.us | 720-450-4728
Pete Anderson - Acute Health Care Unit Chief
    pete.anderson@state.co.us | 720-880-8766
Bryan Adams - Long Term Health Care Unit Chief
    bryan.adams@state.co.us | 303-921-7535 
Sarah Carter - Professional Development Unit Chief
    sarah.carter@state.co.us | 720-471-0325
Morgan Matthew - Fire Code Professional Development Officer
     morgan.matthew@state.co.us | 720-916-0451