Community Health Services' mission is to provide early identification, prevention and control of contagious diseases through monitoring illnesses spread by people, food, water, animals, and insects. Communicable diseases include tuberculosis, sexually transmitted diseases, food and water borne illnesses and influenza.This is accomplished through immunizations, outbreak investigation, community and patient education, screening, and, in certain cases, treatment of communicable diseases and disease surveillance.
To report a communicable disease, contact a public health nurse at 970-920-5420. After hours and weekends, please call the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment at 303-370-9395.
- TB (Tuberculosis) testing, screening and treatment available by appointment.
- Ebola Information from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
- Hep C Testing Recommendations for Hepatitis C Virus Infection