Medicaid/CHP+ - Fremont Public Health

Medicaid & CHP+ PE; Prenatal plans

General Information
Description of ServiceParticipants receive a home visit from a Public Health nurse after discharge from the hospital for an evaluation of the newborn and mother. The program also provides education on pregnancy issues, including nutrition, substance use, and breast or bottle feeding. Classes are available for pregnant teens at local high schools.

Also an application site for the Medicaid Baby Care program.
LocationFremont County
Geographical AreaFremont and Custer counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall for an appointment
Intake RequirementsClients will need to provide the following documentation:
- Photo ID
- Proof of Income
- Proof of Residency
- Birth Certificate
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityPregnant women residing in Fremont or Custer counties
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m., 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact Information
Contact's Name Jean Whitehorng
Contact's Position Public Health Nurse
Contact's Phone (719) 275-1626
Physical Site Address 1 172 Justice Center Rd
Physical Site City, State, Zip Canon City, CO 81212
Main Phone (719) 275-1626
Fax (719) 275-4328
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Fremont Public Health
Affiliated Program: Medicaid & CHP+ PE; Prenatal plans
This Service: Medicaid/CHP+ - Fremont Public Health
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: CHIP Programs (NL-5000.1500)
Medicaid (NL-5000.5000)