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Mesa County Health Department, formed in 1947, provides a wide range of public and environmental health services to Mesa County residents and, in some programs, the region.

Our mission, to maintain and improve health through assessment of community health status, policy development to support effective programs, and assurance of high quality, effective education and service, is the driving force behind our programming and community collaborations.

We have three divisions Population Health, Client Health Services and Administration. Services under those divisions include:

•  Population Health: Health education, communication, data analysis, surveillance and response, air quality, restaurant inspections, child care licensing, and water quality.

•  Client Health Services: immunizations, family planning, WIC, vital records, NFP, SafeCare, Healthy Communities, specialty clinics, and care coordination.

•  Administration: Accreditation, budget, finance, HIPAA compliance, human resources liason, payroll.


Grand Junction Office: 510 29 1/2 Road,
Grand Junction, Colorado 81504
*Fruita Office: 249 N. Plum St. Fruita, Colorado 81521
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 20,000, Department 5033, Grand Junction, CO 81502-5001

Main Phone Number (970) 248-6900
Emergency Response Line (970) 254-4120
Email - healthinfo@mesacounty.us


Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Friday 8 a.m. - Noon

*Fruita location: Limited hours & services, call (970)248-6906 for an appointment.