Denver Public Health News

Being sure is a beautiful thing

Denver Public Health launches marketing campaign encouraging all people to be sure of their HIV status

Following the momentum surrounding World AIDS Day, Denver Public Health has launched an HIV awareness campaign aimed at increasing voluntary HIV and STI testing, increasing awareness and referrals for PrEP (a daily medication that prevents HIV), and encouraging people living with HIV to stay engaged in care.

Denver Public Health Names Seth Foldy, MD, Director of Public Health Epidemiology, Informatics and Preparedness

Denver Public Health has named Seth Foldy, MD, MPH, FAAFP, its new Director of Public Health Epidemiology, Informatics and Preparedness. Dr. Foldy succeeds Arthur Davidson, MD, who served in this role for more than 30 years.

Spotlight on Health

It's time to enroll for 2018 coverage under the Affordable Care Act (ACA)

The open enrollment period for the Colorado exchange is officially open through Jan. 12. Enrolling before Dec.15, 2017 is strongly encouraged to avoid any gaps in coverage. If patients enroll before Dec. 15, coverage will begin on Jan. 1, 2018. Visit Connect for Health Colorado or contact Denver Health’s Enrollment Services for help getting coverage.

Public Health Services in Denver

Together Denver Public Health and Denver's Department of Public Health and Environment provide comprehensive, high-quality public health services for the City and County of Denver. Visit Denver's Department of Public Health and Environment's website for information about food safety inspections, environmental protection, animal protection, the medical examiner’s office, public health inspections, and more.