Teller County Public Health -
Health Navigation Team
Navigating through the healthcare maze to get
clients the healthcare they deserve
A Health Navigator can help a client help themselves to achieve the best possible healthcare outcome.
The Navigator takes into account the health and well-being
of the whole person including physical and emotional health.
We can help teach you how to be your own best advocate.
Remember, the person with the most power over your health is you.
• Identify what questions to ask your doctor
• How to keep records to assist in your care
• Communicating with your pharmacist
Who do we help?
Medicaid and Medicaid-eligible clients and their families.
What do we do?
Set up a medical home - We
help you find a medical provider who is right for you and your family and
who can oversee all your family's medical needs. We can also help
connect you with dentists and/or specialists for family members with special
Identify challenges -
Transportation, finances, knowing who to trust for your family's care and
where to find the care you need can be difficult. As navigators, we
can help with solutions to these problems and teach you how to problem solve
on your own.
Sometimes, the help you need is available but you don't know who to ask or
where to find it...let us help with setting up transportation, housing
concerns, food, clothing, behavioral health referrals, etc.
Where can I find a Health Navigator?
Health Navigators work out of Teller County Public Health in Divide.
We also see clients at Aspen Mine Center in Cripple Creek.
Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00AM to 4:30PM. Call to schedule an
Other community sites/times are planned. Call for more information
Contact: Amy Terry at: