Public Health Services

Environmental Health

Administrative Services

Laboratory Services

Emergency Preparedness

Disease Control

Health Facilities

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Prevention Services

Introduction to Public Health Services in Colorado

Health Facilities and EMS Division

The CDPHE Health Facilities and Emergency Medical Services Division (HFEMSD) is responsible for monitoring healthcare facilities and assuring that patients and residents receive quality care from health facilities and programs which are licensed and/or certified by the state.


HFEMSD promotes health and safety through on-site healthcare facility inspections and complaint investigations.