(1)“Committee” means the Colorado maternal mortality review committee created in section 25-52-104.
(2)“Department” means the department of public health and environment.
(3)“Designated state perinatal care quality collaborative” means a statewide nonprofit network of health facilities, clinicians, and public health professionals working to improve the quality of care for mothers and babies through continuous quality improvement.
(4)“Health-care provider” means any person licensed, registered, or certified by the state of Colorado to deliver health-care services, including mental and behavioral health-care services and medical marijuana services.
(4.5)“Health facility” means a health facility licensed or certified pursuant to section 25-1.5-103 (1).
(5)“Maternal death” means a death that occurs during pregnancy or up to one year after the end of a pregnancy.
(6)“Maternal mortality” means the incidence of maternal deaths.
(7)Intentionally left blank —Ed.
(a)“Medical record” means the written or graphic documentation, sound recording, or computer record pertaining to health-care services performed at the direction of a health-care provider on behalf of a patient.
(b)“Medical record” includes:
(I)Diagnostic documentation such as X rays, electrocardiograms, electroencephalograms, and other test results;
(II)Data entered into the electronic prescription drug monitoring program under section 12-280-403;
(III)Data entered into the national violent death reporting system or a successor system; and
(8)“Pregnancy-related death” means a death caused by issues related to, or aggravated by, a pregnancy or treatment of that pregnancy.
Section 25-52-103 — Definitions,
https://leg.colorado.gov/sites/default/files/images/olls/crs2023-title-25.pdf (accessed Oct. 20, 2023).