Department of Public Health and Environment

252 South 14th Street

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Burlington Colorado 80807
Phone: 719-346-7158
Fax: 719-346-8066

Hours of operation 08:00-5:00 ( closed for lunch 11:30-12:30)

Director: Valerie Boyd

For Public Health emergencies after hour (5:00pm-08:00am) please contact Kit Carson County Radio room at (719)346-5678

 

Colorado Expanses SMOKE FREE LAW effective July 1, 2019 click here for details.

 

Kit Carson County Department of Public Health and Environment

252 S. 14th Street Burlington, CO 80807

CLINIC SCHEDULES

IMMUNIZATION (CHILDREN/ADULT) 

  • Public Health office in Burlington 1st and 4th Wednesday of the month
  • Stratton Medical Clinic in Stratton 1st Friday of the month
  • First Congreagational Church Flagler 3rd Wednesday of the month

DIABETES EDUCATION

  • Public Health office in Burlington every Tuesday of the month

WIC

  • Public Health office Burlington every Monday of the month occasionally one Thursday
  • Cheyenne County Public Health Cheyenne Wells 1st Thursday of the month
  • Stratton Medical Clinic Stratton 1st Friday of the month
  • First Congreational Church Flagler 3rd Wednesday of the month

WOMEN’S HEALTH AND PREVENTION

  • March 13th 2019

 

 

Appointments are highly recommended and can be made by calling 719-346-7158

COUNTY WIDE FLU CLINICS

Make appointment for COVID19 Vaccinations on-line HERE

Vaccinations available in Kit Carson County:

Kit Carson County Department of Public Health and Environment continues to offer no-cost vaccine to anyone who wants it from the age of 12 and older.

Moderna Vaccine Clinics:

Every Wednesday and Friday or as demand allows for individuals 18 years old or older.  

Reservations Required.  To schedule your appointment go to https://novelhealth.ai/practice/kit-carson-county-dept.-of-public-healt… or call 719-346-7158, ext. 432.  

Johnson and Johnson “One and Done” vaccine clinics:

Every Wednesday, or as demand allows. Walk – ins welcome!

To schedule your appointment go to https://novelhealth.ai/practice/kit-carson-county-dept.-of-public-healt… or call 719-346-7158, ext. 432

Pfizer Vaccine is available to individuals 12 years old and older.  For children 12 – 18, call Kristie at 719-346-7158. Ext. 422 to schedule your child’s immunization.

Testing for COVID available daily at the Health Department

Testing for COVID is available every day Monday through Friday at the health department and is provided at no cost to the person needing to be tested. Testing is the only way a person knows if it is COVID or if it is something else causing the symptoms.  Knowing that it is COVID helps the infected person take steps to prevent others from getting the virus.  It’s fast, easy and doesn’t hurt! 

WIC Program

https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/cdphe/wic-families Local Information:
Local Information:

Contact:  Dee Kaster, Director
hhsdk@kitcarsoncounty.org
719-346-7158, (ext. 413)

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Nurse Family Partnership Program

www.nursefamilypartnership.org

 

Contact: 719-346-7158   719-342-1910

Kit Carson, Cheyenne and Southern Yuma County
Dawn James, CNS, RN (ext. 412)
Jodi Gray, RN (ext. 435)
Lindsey Richards, RN (ext. 425)
 

Lincoln County
Lindsey Blackwelder Taylor, RN
Mindy Kouri, RN
719-342-1941

Elbert, Eastern Arapahoe Counties
Shelly Blazier, RN
719-3423-5787
Mindy Kouri, RN
719-342-1941

nurse-family partnership

Single Entry Point/Options for Long-term Care

Single Entry Point (SEP) Agencies provide case management, care planning, and make referrals to other resources for Health First Colorado (Colorado's Medicaid Program) members with the following qualifying needs:  elderly, blind and disabled, persons living with HIV/AIDS, mental health, brain injury, spinal cord injury, children with a life-limiting illness, and medically fragile children.

 

Contact:  Angela Berry, SEP Program Manager

Coverage area:  Cheyenne, Kit Carson, Lincoln counties

719-346-7158 Ext. 408

 

Useful Links: 

https://www.colorado.gov/hcpf/programs-individuals-physical-or-developmental-disabilities

www.colorado.gov/pacific/hcpf/single-entry-point-agencies

Aging and Disability Resources for Colorado

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Aging and Disability Resources for Colorado (ADRC) is a visible and trusted source of information on the full range of long-term services and support options available to older adults, including:

• Assisting individuals in planning for their future long-term service and support needs

• Providing options counseling in a person-centered, interactive decision-support process

• Providing coordinated and streamlined access to information and assistance

• Providing personalized and consumer-friendly assistance to empower individuals to make informed decisions

Call ADRC at 1.844.COL.ADRC (1.844.265.2372) to learn more or contact Angela Berry, ADRC Program Manager at 719-346-7158 Ext. 139.   Coverage area:  Cheyenne, Kit Carson, Lincoln counties