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Contact Information

Emily Brown, MPH, CPH
Director 

Address:
925 6th St, Rm 101
Del Norte, CO 81132

Phone: 719-657-3352
Fax: 719-657-2286

Business Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday 

Closed Noon - 1:00 p.m.

 

Click here to email.

 

Emergency After-Hours:

SLV Public Health Emergency 24/7/365 through

Colorado State Patrol Dispatch

(719) 589-5807

Travel Clinic

Rio Grande County Travel Clinic is transitioning travel clinic staff and will not be able to serve travelers at this time.

For travel vaccines and consultations please reach out to the following agencies:  

Chaffee County Public Health -- Salida, CO

719-530-2563

www.chaffee-hhs.org 

La Plata Family Medicine -- Durango, CO

970-259-3110

www.lpfm.com 

We apologize for any inconvenience this presents to our clients. We are hoping to be back up and running by June 2017. Feel free to call our office for more travel clinic locations in the state of Colorado. 

 

 

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Traveling?

Rio Grande County Public Health Agency will help prepare you for healthy and safe international travel!

If you are traveling internationally for work, to visit friends or family, or for vacation, traveling abroad can put you at risk for diseases that are common in other regions of the world. To improve your chances of staying healthy, the International Travel Clinic at Rio Grande County Public Health Agency provides individual consultation and immunizations before traveling to that long awaited destination. Our services can help protect you from diseases such as Hepatitis A or B, Yellow Fever, Typhoid Fever, and Malaria.

Please contact an International Travel Vaccine Consultant at

719-657-3352

 

Rio Grande County Public Health International Travel Brochure, PDF  International_Travel_Brochure_PDF.pdf

 

 

 Check Out These Great Apps!

TravWell

TravWell mobile app screenshot

CDC’s TravWell app helps you plan for safe and healthy international travel. Build a trip to get destination-specific vaccine recommendations, a checklist of what you need to do to prepare for travel, and a customizable healthy travel packing list. The app also lets you store travel documents, keep a record of your medications and immunizations, and set reminders to get vaccine booster doses or take medicines while you’re traveling.

Key Features

  • Authoritative recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • During-travel features available offline (no data connection needed)
  • Fully customizable to do list and packing list
  • Emergency services phone numbers for every destination
  • Easy to use and fun

Available from Google Play   Available from the App Store

To give feedback about this app, contact CDC-INFO.

 

Can I Eat This?

Can I Eat This?

Montezuma’s revenge, Delhi belly, or travelers’ diarrhea—whatever you call it, it can ruin your international trip. Help prevent travelers’ diarrhea by using CDC’s Can I Eat This? app. Select the country you’re in and answer a few simple questions about what you’re thinking about eating or drinking, and Can I Eat This? will tell you whether it’s likely to be safe. With Can I Eat This?, you can be more confident that your food and drink choices won’t make you spend your international trip in the bathroom.

Key Features

  • Authoritative recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Access recommendations offline (no data connection needed)
  • Easy to use and fun

Available from Google Play   Available from the App Store

To give feedback about this app, contact CDC-INFO.