Medicaid/CHP+ Presumptive Eligibility Site

Starpoint/Fremont County Family Center

1339 Elm Avenue
Canon City, CO
Hours: Monday to Thursday, 8:00 to 5:00


Please call for additional information and what documents are required for enrollment. Can provide a home visit to assist with the application.

Medicaid/CHP+ Presumptive Eligibility Site and Healthy Communities Program

Fremont County Department of Public Health and Environment

201 N 6th Street
Canon City, CO 81212


Hours: Monday – Thursday 7:00-5:30

Understand health care benefits – Healthy Communities is a comprehensive community-based outreach program designed to assist families, children and pregnant women to find appropriate services. Through the program, Family Health Coordinators, connect families with resources to obtain treatment for medical, dental, vision, mental health, and developmental problems. All families eligible for CHP+ or Medicaid are encouraged to use these services. 
The Healthy Communities program is for children and youth age 20 and under and pregnant women. It helps to provide a medical home that helps children get the medical and non-medical services they need.


Medicaid Enrollment-
Fremont County Department of Human Services

172 Justice Center Road
Canon City, CO 81212


Hours: Monday to Friday, 7:30 to 5:00

The Ombudsman for Medicaid Managed Care

The Ombudsman can help you solve any problems with your health care providers and your mental health care providers, and can help if you cannot reach your health plan. Call the Ombudsman if you have problems or to help you file grievances and appeals.

1-877-435-7123 Se habla Espanol

Colorado Indigent Care Program (CICP)

The Colorado Indigent Care Program (CICP) is not a health insurance. The CICP provides funding to clinics and hospitals so that medical services can be provided at a discount to Colorado residents that meet the eligibility requirements for the CICP.
Eligibility Requirements: To be eligible for discounted services under the CICP, an applicant must meet the following requirements:
1. Must be a Colorado resident or migrant farm worker and a U.S. citizen or legal immigrant;
2. Must have income and resources combined at or below 250% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL); and
3. Cannot be eligible for the Medicaid Program or Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+).
How can a person apply for this program? Applications must be completed by a clinic or hospital that is participating in the CICP (see below). The applicant or responsible party must sign the application within 90 days of the date of service.


Centura Health – St. Thomas More Hospital

1338 Phay Ave
Canon City CO 81212

(719) 285-2196

Physician Services Discounted: Yes
Pharmacy Services : No
Emergency; General Inpatient Hospital Services


Fremont Family Medical Center

602 Yale Place
Canon City CO 81212

(719) 275-2301

Physician Services Discounted: Yes
Pharmacy Services : Yes
Urgent Care; General Outpatient Hospital Services; Prenatal