Montrose County Public Health

Welcome from Public Health Director Jim Austin

Welcome to Montrose County Public Health. Our major programs are linked on this page, so please browse and contact us with your comments and questions. We are here to serve you and contact information is on every page. For questions about any other public health related topics, please contact me directly.


Montrose County COVID Information
  1. Avian Bird Flu

    Posted on January 25, 2023

    Avian flu is suspected to be circulating in birds in Western Colorado. While the risk to humans remains low, people should avoid direct contact with wild birds and observe them only from a distance. Some tips to consider: Read on...
  2. County Residents Encouraged to Test Homes for Radon in January

    Posted on January 6, 2023

    In an effort to protect county residents and their families, Montrose County is offering free radon test kits while supplies last. Read on...
  3. Santa Visits NFP Program Christmas Party

    Posted on December 22, 2022

    Santa came for a visit during the Nurse Family Partnership christmas party. Read on...
  4. Montrose County Public Health seeks your input on health & wellness in our community

    Posted on November 7, 2022

    Montrose County Public Health & our community leaders want to know more about what our community members need to have a better quality of life. Take the 10 minute survey and help us make our community even better. Read on...
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  1. State Vaccine Bus at Hope West 3/21/23

    Posted on March 9, 2023

    The vaccine bus will be at Hope West in Montrose on 3/21/23. Read on...
  2. State Vaccination Bus at Coffee Trader 2/22/23

    Posted on February 21, 2023

    The State Vaccination Bus will be at the Coffee Trader on 2/22/23 from 8am - 4pm. Read on...
  3. State Vaccination Bus Dates in February 2023

    Posted on February 8, 2023

    The State Vaccination Bus will be in Montrose three times in February. Read on...
  4. State Vaccination Bus at Field House February 1st

    Posted on January 26, 2023

    The Vaccine Bus will be at the Field House on Wednesday, 2/1/23 from 10am - 4pm. Read on...
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