The Health District is a public health agency that provides residents of northern Larimer County with dental, mental health and preventive health services, in addition to connecting people to more affordable prescription and health insurance options.
Products and services: • Sliding-fee and Medicaid dental services • Prescription Assistance • Sliding-fee mental health counseling and mental health referrals • Low-cholesterol screening • Quit tobacco counseling • Assistance with low-cost health insurance options • Online health information resource Divisions and departments: • Family Dental Clinic • Dental Connections • Mental Health Connections • Health Promotion • Healthy Mind Matters • Larimer Health Connect • Integrated Primary Care/Mental Health Program
Achievements: The Health District is viewed as a cutting-edge, model public health agency in many areas, from its collection and use of local health statistics to its commitment to collaborative community problem solving around mental health and dental care.
Awards: In 2014, the Health District was designated a silver edge, model public health agency in many areas, from its collection and use of local health statistics to its commitment to collaborative community problem solving around mental health and dental care.
Awards: In 2014, the Health District was designated a silver-level Bicycle Friendly Business by the League of American Bicyclists.
Future of company: Health District strategic priorities are determined by a publicly elected board of directors based on a variety of information, including data from a triennial community health survey.
Competitors: The Health District is a gap-filling agency that is not in competition with other organizations. However, it does partner with many other local entities, including the Larimer County Department of Health and Environment, Poudre Valley Hospital/University of Colorado Health, SummitStone SummitStone Health Partners and others.
Facebook URL: Facebook.com/HealthDistrict