Denver Public Health News

Denver Public Health Seeking Volunteers for Emergency Planning Exercise on June 17

Mock Medication Dispensing Site Open to the Public from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This June, Denver Public Health, Denver Environmental Health and other local response partners, are participating in a full-scale, statewide Public Health Emergency Dispensing Exercise (PHED Ex 2017) to practice quickly giving away emergency medications to people during a health crisis. About 200 volunteers are needed to walk through a mock medication dispensing site. This may include following signs, filling out forms, and receiving fake medication bottles.


Hepatitis A is on the Rise in Colorado

At-Risk People should be vaccinated

Twenty-six cases of hepatitis A have been reported in Colorado since January 2017, which is more than Colorado typically sees in an entire year. Some adults are at higher risk for getting hepatitis A and should be vaccinated to protect against it.
Spotlight on Health

Celebrate Denver PrideFest

June 17 and 18 in Denver's Civic Center Park

Are you ready for Denver PrideFest? We'll be there with our rainbow colored dancing condoms! Can't wait to see you there!

Public Health Services in Denver

Denver Public Health partners with Denver Environmental Health to provide comprehensive public health services for the City and County of Denver. Visit Denver Environmental Health’s website for information about food safety inspections, environmental protection, animal protection, the medical examiner’s office, public health inspections, and more.