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Your public health information resource for Hinsdale and Mineral Counties

COVID Vaccine

Everyone 12 And Older Are Eligible! Get your vaccine now.

Vaccines are available in Creede on Wednesdays from 10am-3pm (@Public Health), and in Lake City on Tuesdays from 10am-12pm (@Lake City Med Center). Walk-in's are welcome, and reservations encouraged for the Creede Office.

If you are able please bring this form filled out with you the day of your appointment or email it to us at mcoffice@silverthreadphd.org

For info on Mobile Vaccine Clinics click here, & for all regional providers click here.

COVID Testing

Should I Get Tested for COVID-19?

If you are experiencing symptoms or have a known exposure to a person with COVID-19 please call us in Creede at 719-658-2416 or Lake City at 970-944-0321 to arrange testing and isolate until you receive a result.

For more testing locations throughout San Luis Valley visit https://www.slvphp.com/testing


COVID Data In Our District

For the latest SLV COVID Update Click Here.

Knowing the current conditions when it comes to COVID-19 in our district is essential in making informed decisions about community events and keeping each other safe.

A Lake landscape

We’re Here To Help

Life in the beautiful mountains around Lake City and Creede can be challenging. We are here to help promote community, family, and individual health through a number of education and health programs.

We believe everyone should have access to the services they need to live a healthy life - and it’s our mission to help you live yours.
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Schedule an appointment today and we’ll give you a call back at a day and time that suits you.
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News and Events:

July 27, 2021

COVID Cases On The Rise In Creede

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July 2, 2021

Understanding Vaccine Breakthrough

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June 28, 2021

6/28 COVID Regional Update

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By The Numbers

Households Served
by the Food Bank


Individuals Served
by the Food Bank


Adult Vaccinations


Vaccination Rate


Participants in public health programming


State & Federal funding for local health programs


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