Effective October 9, the Emergency Department at Boulder Community Hospital (1100 Balsam Ave.) will close. All emergency and trauma services will be relocated to Foothills Hospital (4747 Arapahoe Avenue) in Boulder.
In addition, effective October 9, Boulder Community Health is consolidating the majority of inpatient acute care services at Foothills Hospital, located at Foothills Parkway and Arapahoe Avenue in east Boulder. This includes surgery, imaging and laboratory services, and inpatient care for patients with heart disease, cancer, neurological issues and orthopedic injuries. There will be no changes in the range of services available, only the location. This is part of a consolidation of services at Foothills Hospital.
Boulder Community Hospital Campus
1100 Balsam (North Broadway & Balsam)
Boulder, CO 80304
Parking is FREE either in the covered lot across the street from the entrance to the Medical Pavilion at 1136 Alpine St. or in the open Balsam parking area just west of Broadway at Balsam Avenue.
Map to Boulder Community Hospital from your location
Take U.S. 36 west. Exit on Baseline Road. Turn left and go west for 0.3 miles to Broadway. Turn right on Broadway. Go 2.2 miles. Turn left on Balsam Avenue. The Balsam parking lot is on the left side of the street.
Take Diagonal Highway (Rt. 119) toward Boulder. At 0.9 miles past Jay Road, the highway will split. Stay right and go onto Diagonal Highway (west). The road name changes to Iris Avenue and Iris ends at Broadway in 2.1 miles. Turn left on Broadway. Turn right on Balsam Avenue. The Balsam parking lot is on the left side of the street.