Healthcare Practitioners

Rocky Flats Downwinders is committed to providing up to date information for healthcare practitioners interested in the effects on people in the Rocky Flats area.

We urge medical practitioners in clinical practice in Arvada and the surrounding communities to consider the following actions:

  1. Educate. Please raise awareness of this issues (for yourself and your colleagues).
  2. Listen. Please listen to the concerns of any patients who grew up near the Rocky Flats Nuclear Weapons Plant.
  3. Participate. Please participate in community education and outreach. Please consider becoming a Rocky Flats Aware Professional.

Click here for an important article on Iodizing Radiation and Health Effects.