Press Release

CDPHE announces the opening of multiple community testing sites and events across Colorado

Remote, Colo. (Dec. 10, 2020): The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) is pleased to support additional FREE COVID-19 community testing sites and events across Colorado. CDPHE is working with partners like COVIDCheck Colorado, Curative, and MAKO Medical to increase accessibility to community testing throughout the state.


Testing sites:

 

CDPHE announces a Curative community testing site in Greeley

Testing site open at the Youth Sports Field - 1850 65th Avenue, Greeley, CO

Greeley, Colo. (Dec. 9, 2020): The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) and the City of Greeley are pleased to announce this Curative COVID-19 community testing site in Colorado. Testing is at no cost to patients. This testing site had a soft launch in late November, but is now open to the general public. It will be open daily, 7 days a week, from 8:30 a.m to 4:30 p.m. at Youth Sports Field, 1850 65th Ave.

FREE COVID-19 community testing sites available in Avon, Breckenridge, and Vail

REMOTE, (Dec. 7, 2020): Vail Health, with the help of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), has opened three FREE COVID-19 community testing sites in the cities of Avon, Breckenridge, and Vail. The Breckenridge site, opening on Dec. 14, is a relocation of Vail Health’s Frisco testing site. Testing will take place in Frisco at 110 3rd Ave., Frisco, CO, in the Community Center Building through Dec. 11.

Colorado places its first COVID-19 vaccine order 

REMOTE (Dec. 4, 2020): Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) placed the state’s first order yesterday with the CDC for 46,800 doses of the Pfizer vaccine in anticipation of the Food and Drug Administration’s Emergency Use Authorization (EUA). Regular vaccine allocation from the federal government will be based on the size of Colorado’s total population and the quantity of ready-to-ship doses from the manufacturer. Colorado makes up 1.69% of the U.S. population, so we expect 1.69% of the available vaccine.

FREE COVID-19 community testing site opening for Pueblo residents and neighboring cities

Testing site will open at the Pueblo Mall: 3201 Dillon Drive, Pueblo, CO 81008

Pueblo, Colo. (Dec. 3, 2020): Pueblo County, with the help of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), will open a FREE COVID-19 community testing site in Pueblo on December 7. The testing site will be open Monday through Saturday from 8 a.m to 5 p.m. at the Pueblo Mall at 3201 Dillon Drive, Pueblo, CO 81008.