Health First Colorado (Colorado's Medicaid Program) - Mesa County Department of Human Services

Mesa County Department of Human Services

 
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.
Urgent Services ProvidedHealth Care Coverage - If applying online your approval / denial may be immediate.

Eligibility determination may take up to 45 days
LocationMesa County
Geographical AreaMesa County
Facility/ADA AccessFull access
Intake ProcedureApplications may be accepted in person, by FAX, by mail, or online at www.colorado.gov/PEAK
Intake RequirementsDocumentation requirements included in the application.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityPeople can access Colorado Peak website for self screening for potential eligibility for health, nutrition and cash benefits. Go to: www.colorado.gov/PEAK
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Administration Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:30 am - 5:00 pm, closed on major holidays
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone 970-241-8480
Physical Site Address 1 510 29 1/2 Rd.
Physical Site City, State, Zip Grand Junction, CO 81504
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 20000-5035
Mailing City, State, Zip Grand Junction, CO 81502-5035
Main Phone Administration Phone: 970-241-8480
Hotline Phone Nurse Advice Line (for HFC/Medicaid members only) - 1-800-283-3221 available 24/7
TDD Phone 711
Other Phone Benefits / Coverage /Services: 1-800-221-3943
Service Location Email Email available through website
Web Address www.humanservices.mesacounty.us or www.colorado.gov/PEAK
 
Additional Information
SourceMesa
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Mesa County Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: Mesa County Department of Human Services
This Service: Health First Colorado (Colorado's Medicaid Program) - Mesa County Department of Human Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Medicaid (NL-5000.5000)