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Denver Health Medicaid Choice

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Extra Help.
Greater Peace of Mind.

Are you approved for Health First Colorado (Colorado’s Medicaid program) and live in Denver, Adams, Arapahoe or Jefferson County? If so, you can get Health First Colorado administered by Denver Health Medicaid Choice (DHMC). We offer all the same features as Fee-for-Service Medicaid. Plus, you get even more perks at no cost to you:

  • Regular checkups
  • Specialty care
  • Urgent/emergency care anywhere in the U.S.
  • Hospitalization
  • Pregnancy care
  • Mental health services
  • Lab/imaging
  • Dental benefits
  • Eyeglasses
  • Prescriptions
  • Over-the-counter medicines, such as Tylenol®, Advil® and Robitussin® at Denver Health pharmacies, if prescribed by a Denver Health provider
  • No copays, no premiums, no coinsurance costs

DHMC Also Offers You:

  • Access to the entire Denver Health provider network:
    • 10 Family Health Centers
    • Many School-Based Health Centers
    • Denver Health Medical Center
  • Primary Care Provider who directs all aspects of your care — from your primary care, specialty care and pharmacy needs to lab work, behavioral/mental health care and hospitalization
  • 24/7 NurseLine to answer your questions and call in certain prescriptions
  • MyChart for online/mobile, private access to your health records: message your provider, schedule an appointment, request prescription refills and more from your smart phone or computer (Denver Health network)
  • Health care in any language: Denver Health provides interpreter services for more than 200 languages at no cost to you
  • Denver Health Refugee Clinic that offers care to refugee families
  • LGBTQ health care: as a leader in LGBTQ health care, we provide excellent care for all
  • Prenatal and breastfeeding classes in English and Spanish for pregnant women and new moms
  • Easy appointment scheduling within the Denver Health network 303-436-4949 and online at denverhealth.org