News Releases


Banner Health becomes full owner of Banner Network Colorado

GREELEY, CO - 05/03/2016

Mountain Shadows Medical Association, Inc. (MSMA) dba Banner Network Colorado, the non-profit corporation operated since 1994 by community physicians and Banner Health hospitals in Larimer and Weld counties, has moved forward with an ownership transition effective May 1 that makes the integrated provider network a fully owned Banner Health entity. Its new name is Banner Network Colorado, LLC.


Scott Harrod, MD, named Banner Network Colorado medical director

Greeley, CO - 02/22/2016

Charles “Scott” Harrod, MD, has been named medical director for Banner Network Colorado (BNC), a comprehensive provider network serving Larimer and Weld counties in Northern Colorado’s Front Range. Dr. Harrod, an internist with Banner Medical Group, replaces Jonathan Kary, MD, BNC medical director since August 2013, who is returning full-time to his patient practice.


Kellogg named VP for Banner Network Colorado, western region business development

GREELEY, CO - 06/08/2015

Paul Kellogg has been named vice president for Banner Network Colorado (BNC) and Western Region Business Development at Banner Health. In this new role, Kellogg will provide leadership for BNC – a growing provider network serving Larimer and Weld counties – and partner with Banner Medical Group physician leader, J.P. Valin, MD, to expand accountable care initiatives in Northern Colorado and in Banner’s Western Region, which includes five other states.


Banner Network Colorado Enters Into Value-Based Agreement with Humana

GREELEY, CO - 12/01/2014

Banner Network Colorado (BNC), an integrated provider delivery network operating in Northern Colorado, and Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), a leading health and well-being company, announce a new Accountable Care agreement covering individuals and families purchasing insurance in Weld and Larimer counties through Connect for Health Colorado and through Humana commercial health maintenance organization (HMO) health plans for small employers.


Aetna introduces Multi-Physician Group Accountable Care Collaboration In Colorado

DENVER, CO - 09/29/2014

Aetna (NYSE: AET) today announced an accountable care collaboration with Banner Network Colorado, Colorado Health Neighborhoods, New West Physicians and Physician Health Partners, along with the introduction of the Aetna Whole HealthSM  product in Colorado.