Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment

 
General Information
Description of AgencyThe Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment (formerly Pueblo City-County Health Department) monitors the health status of our citizens, diagnoses and investigates health problems and hazards in the community; informs and educates people about health issues; enforces laws and regulations that protect health and sanitation; links people to personal health services; evaluates effectiveness, accessibility, and quality of personal health services; and researches for new insights and innovative solutions to health problems.
MissionPromotes and protects the health and environment of Pueblo County
HistoryThe Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment was established through the city's charter as a joint city-county agency in 1956. Governed by a five member Board of Health.
LocationPueblo County
Geographic AreaPueblo County
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsEveryone living in Pueblo County (includes the city of Pueblo) Some services are regional.
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish translation available
 
Availability
Hours of Operation8:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday
 
Contact Information
Contact's Phone(719) 583-4300
Physical Site Address 1101 W. 9th Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipPueblo, CO 81003
Mailing Address 1101 W. 9th Street
Mailing City, State, ZipPueblo, Colorado 81003
Main Phone(719) 583-4300
Fax(719) 583-4524
Web Addresshttp://county.pueblo.org/government/county/pueblo-city-county-health-department
 
Director Information
Director's NameSylvia R. Proud, MS, IPMA-SCP
Director's PositionPublic Health Director
Director's Phone(719) 583-4513
 
Additional Information
SourcePueblo
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Affiliated Programs: Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Affiliated Services: Adult Immunizations - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Air Quality - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Breastfeeding Education and Support - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Childhood Immunization Program - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Child Lead Program - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Information - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Communicable Disease Control - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Complaints - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Emergency Medical Services - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Emergency Preparedness and Response - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Family Planning - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Food Safety - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Genetics Clinic - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Hazardous Materials - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Health Department - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Health Education - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Individual Sewage Disposal Systems - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Insect and Animal Control - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Institution Inspections - Humane/Animal Services
International Travel Clinic - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Laboratory Testing and Disposal Services - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Medical Reserve Corps - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Motel and Hotel Inspection - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Potable Water Inspection - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Recreational Facility Inspections - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Recycling - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Residential and Public Housing Inspection - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Sexually Transmitted Infection Screening and Treatment - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Solid Waste - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Tattoo and Body Art Facility Inspections - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Teen Pregnancy Prevention - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Tobacco Education and Prevention - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
Vital Statistics - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment
WIC - Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment