COVID-19 Information and Updates


There is an expanding global outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus, named COVID-19. Public Health is closely monitoring this outbreak in collaboration with other national, state and local partners. This is a rapidly evolving situation, and we are committed to providing frequent updates.

We understand people may be concerned about COVID-19 and how it may affect them.

For local information about 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19), visit El Paso County Public Health COVID-19 Webpage



The South Central Healthcare Coalition was designed to enhance regional medical response capabilities needed to prevent, respond, and recover from any event that significantly impacts health and medical resources.

South Central Region includes the following counties: Chaffee, El Paso, Lake, Park and Teller.