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Primary care, prescription drugs, mental health and substance abuse treatment are now covered

If you have Health First Colorado:

Contact your regional organization.

Your regional organization will hook you up with what’s called a “care coordinator.” This person will be able to help you find a doctor, set up an appointment, find a therapist and/or get you plugged in to other services you may need (drug treatment, specialist care, etc.).

Find a doctor using online resources

If you want to find a doctor or mental health provider on your own, you can go to:

  • The Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing: Find a Provider online directory.
  • The Colorado Consumer Health Initiative: Blue Guide Colorado provides online searches for a doctor or counselor near you.

Need a dentist?

Contact DentaQuest at 855-225-1729.

Have Health First Colorado Questions?

Review the  Health First Colorado Members Frequently Asked Questions or call the Health First Colorado Customer Contact Center: 1-800-221-3943 (Toll Free) | 1-800-659-2656 (TDD).

Need Medical Advice?

Health First Colorado Nurse Advice Line: Provides Health First Colorado members free around-the-clock access to medical information and advice by calling 800-283-3221.

If you have a private health insurance plan:

Please contact your health plan and they can help you find a doctor.

Additional care, crisis and support resources:

Colorado Crisis Services: A toll-free, 24-hour hotline that anyone can call if you or someone you know is experiencing a crisis: 1-844-493-TALK (8255) or text TALK to 38255 to speak to a trained crisis counselor. The Colorado Crisis Services hotline can also connect you with information about crisis walk-in centers, mobile services and respite care if you or someone you know is struggling with a substance use disorder and/or mental health crisis.

Download Take Care - Health Matters Print Materials

Need additional help?

Contact the Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition by calling 303-825-0122 or email us.