Health First Colorado (Medicaid) - Lake County Human Services

112 W 5TH ST

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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.
LocationLake County
Geographical AreaLake County
Facility/ADA AccessFull Access
Intake ProcedureApplications may be accepted in person, by FAX, by mail, or online at
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:
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm (administration hours)
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (719) 486-2088
Physical Site Address 1 112 W 5TH ST
Physical Site City, State, Zip Leadville, CO 80461
Mailing Address 1 PO BOX 884
Mailing City, State, Zip Leadville, CO 80462
Main Phone (719) 486-2088 (administration)
Hotline Phone Nurse Advice Line (for HFC/Medicaid members only) - 1-800-283-3221 available 24/7
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656 (or dial 711)
Other Phone (800) 221-3943
Fax (719) 486-4164
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Lake County Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: 112 W 5TH ST
This Service: Health First Colorado (Medicaid) - Lake County Human Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Medicaid (NL-5000.5000)