Health Insurance - Health First Colorado (Medicaid) - Gunnison and Hinsdale County Department of Health and Human Services

220 N Spruce St

 
Data Provided By
Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceHealth First Colorado (Colorado’s Medicaid Program) is a health care benefits program for minor children, parents of minor children, pregnant women, and adults. Health First Colorado (Colorado’s Medicaid Program) pays for most health care services including, but not limited to:

- Inpatient and outpatient hospitalization
- Physician services
- Family planning
- Immunizations
- Transportation to medical services
- And community mental health services

A co-payment is paid at time of service for most benefits. The Health First Colorado (Colorado’s Medicaid Program) Mileage may provide reimbursement for transporting Medicaid eligible recipients to and from medical services that are covered by the Health First Colorado (Colorado’s Medicaid Program) program.

Undocumented immigrants who may be pregnant are eligible for Health First Colorado (Colorado’s Medicaid Program) to cover labor and delivery only. Undocumented immigrants who have a life or limb threatening emergency may apply for Health First Colorado (Colorado’s Medicaid Program) within three months of the emergency. All US born children of undocumented immigrants are eligible for Medicaid assistance if the family meets all other eligibility criteria.

People can access Colorado Peak website for self screening for potential eligibility for health, nutrition and cash benefits. Go to: www.colorado.gov/PEAK
LocationGunnison County
Geographical AreaGunnison and Hinsdale County
Facility/ADA AccessFull access
Intake ProcedureApplications maybe accepted in person, by mail, or online at www.colorado.gov/PEAK
Intake RequirementsYou may be required to provide proof of:
- Valid picture ID
- Social Security Card
- Proof of earned / unearned income
- Legal residency
- Citizenship
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityPeople eligible for Health First Colorado (Colorado’s Medicaid Program) are: minor children and their parents, pregnant women, and low income adults. Must be a resident of the County they are applying in, and meet income and resource eligibility guidelines of the State and Federal government.

See web site for current income limits.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm; 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone (970) 641-3244
Physical Site Address 1 220 N Spruce St
Physical Site City, State, Zip Gunnison, CO 81230
Main Phone (970) 641-3244
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656
Fax (970) 641-3738
Web Address http://www.gunnisoncounty.org/149/Health-Human-Services
 
Additional Information
SourceMesa
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Gunnison and Hinsdale County Department of Health and Human Services
Affiliated Program: 220 N Spruce St
This Service: Health Insurance - Health First Colorado (Medicaid) - Gunnison and Hinsdale County Department of Health and Human Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Medicaid (NL-5000.5000)