Public Health

Location: 802 Rio Grande Ave., Creede, CO
Hours: Monday-Friday •  8:00am - 12:00pm and 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Services

Come in for LOW-COST child immunizations. We also offer Adult Immunizations and the Flu Vaccine

  • CICP Program Qualification
  • Senior Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) Counselor
  • Medication Assistance Program
  • Chiropractor:  Cody Williams - 719-852-4032 Monthly, by appointment
  • Counselor:  Ann Strong -  719-588-4125 by appointment
  • Medicaid & CHP Counseling Ida Salazar - Monthly, available third friday of the month at Public Health 1:30pm-3pm

Mineral County Ambulance Committee (3 year term)

Phillip Leggitt 12/31/13
Kathy Ellison 12/31/15
Sandra Kroll 12/31/15
Dwayne Lewis 12/31/14
Charles Downing 12/31/14

Deputy Public Health Officers:
Dr. Jen Harber M.D.
Charles Downing

Creede Family Practice
A branch of Rio Grande Hospital
Location: 802 Rio Grande Ave., Creede, CO
Phone: (719) 658-0929

Restaurant and other health inspections

If you are looking to construct a restaurant facility, open a restaurant, or take over an existing restaurant, please contact the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Division of Environmental Health and Sustainability, to inquire about regulatory requirements and retail food establishment licensure at 303-692-3645.  The Division also provides information and resources on regulatory requirements for constructing and opening a restaurant on their website at: http://www.cdphe.state.co.us/cp/retailfood/retailfoodopening.html

For information related to food safety, restaurant regulation and licensure, restaurant health inspections, or other restaurant related questions, please visit the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Division of Environmental Health and Sustainability website at: http://www.cdphe.state.co.us/cp/retailfood/retailhom.html

For information related to health inspection programs for child cares, schools, or other consumer protection related services, please visit the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Division of Environmental Health and Sustainability website at: http://www.cdphe.state.co.us/cp/

Contact Mineral County Health

Tara Hardy
Director of Public Health
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(719)658-2416
Joni Adelman, FMP
Public Health Nurse; Creede Family Practice
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(719) 658-2416
802 Rio Grande Ave., Creede, CO
Betty Jo Bell
Public Health Office Manager
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(719) 658-2416
802 Rio Grande Ave., Creede, CO

Patient Advocate, SHIP Coordinator
Medication Assistance Coordinator
CICP Qualification Coordinator

Beuford Durmon, MD
Creede Family Practice
(719) 658-0929
802 Rio Grande Ave.
Creede, CO
Vicki Brownrigg, NP
Creede Family Practice - Summer Only
(719) 658-0929
802 Rio Grande Ave.
Creede, CO
Cody Williams
Chiropractor
(719) 852-4032
Ann Strong
Counselor
(719) 588-4125
Kate Michaels
Tobacco Health Educator
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719-658-2416
Lori Dooley
Mineral County Dental
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719-658-0322
802 Rio Grande Ave
PO Box 57
San Luis Valley Mental Health
(719) 852-5186

P.O. Box 70
Creede, CO 81130 
Phone: 719.658.2331
Fax: 719.658.2764

Courthouse Hours: 8am - Noon 1pm - 4pm
Commissioner Mtgs: First Monday & Third Tuesday following first meeting 9am.

Congressional District: 3
Senate District: 35
House District: 62
CCI District: Southern

Contact / Staff Directory

Emergency Contacts

Sheriff's Office:
(719) 658-2600
(719) 658-2211
911
Register cell phones for San Luis Valley emergency updates: www.slve911.org

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