Public Health

Ph. (719) 589-4848| F. (719) 589-1103
8900 A-B Independence Way
Alamosa, Colorado 81101

Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m

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Public Health is the branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and the promotion of physical and mental health of individuals, families and the community. 

Public Health serves all persons in Alamosa County with traditional public health services such as communicable disease investigation and disease prevention activities.

Della Cox-Vieira RN, MPH serves as Director of Alamosa County Public
Health Department under the governance of the Board of Commissioners.

Public Health News
  • Staying Healthy Around Animals: Animals provide many benefits to humans. Interactions with animals helps us learn more about animals and helps to build an important animal-human bond. Pets comfort us and give us companionship. However, some animals can also pass diseases to people.
  • What to know before burning outdoors: Open Burning Information