Healthy Communities

Healthy Communities is a free, non-medical, Healthy Communities logocare coordination and outreach program for children under 21 and pregnant women who are on Medicaid or Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+). If you have any questions, please email us.

We help our participants:

  • Find a medical home, such as primary care providers or specialists
  • Provide community resources or linkage to resources, like assistance with transportation, bills, school supplies, etc.
  • Navigate Colorado Benefits Management System (CBMS) and check eligibility
  • Troubleshoot Medicaid billing issues
  • Additional services as needed

Additional questions

Did you receive an unexpected bill from your doctor's office? Are you new to Medicaid and don't know what your benefits are? Did you receive a letter from Human Services that says your application for benefits was denied, but you don't know why? Contact us — our staff will do their best to assist you.

Public Health Insurance Benefits Assistance

Need help using Health First Colorado (Colorado's Medicaid Program) or Child Health Plan Plus Coverage? 

Jefferson County Public Health is here to help! Please fill out this form and someone from JCPH will contact you soon.

  1. Health First Colorado
  2. Health First CO for Children
  3. Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+)

Health First Colorado (Colorado’s Medicaid Program) is public health insurance for low income Coloradans who qualify. For additional information please visit www.healthfirstcolorado.com.

Benefits Summary

  • Check-ups and doctor visits
  • Home health care services
  • Occupational therapy
  • Dental care
  • Hospice services
  • Physical therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Hospital inpatient/outpatient services
  • Prenatal/maternity care
  • Expanded benefits for children
  • Immunizations
  • Prescription drugs
  • Emergency services
  • Laboratory and radiology
  • Smoking cessation
  • Eye exams/glasses
  • Medical equipment and supplies
  • Speech therapy
  • Family planning services
  • Mental and behavioral health services
  • Substance abuse treatment
  • Hearing services
  • Nursing facilities
  • Transplants

Costs

Health First Colorado (Colorado’s Medicaid Program) is low or no cost health insurance. Your only out-of-pocket costs will be your co-payment and not all Health First Colorado members have them. Visit colorado.gov/hcpf for more information on costs. If you receive a bill for Health First Colorado covered services, call the Health First Colorado Customer Contact Center at 1-800-221-3943.