Health Department



  • The Otero County Health Department (OCHD) is one of the oldest organized health departments in the state of Colorado.
  • The OCHD serves Crowley and Otero Counties in Southeast Colorado.
  • Our mission statement is "to provide core public health services and preventive medical services to the communities within our jurisdiction."
  • La Junta (719) 383-3040  
  • Rocky Ford (719) 254-5300  
  • Ordway (719) 267-5245

Health Department Locations


La Junta Office 719-383-3040

Rocky Ford Office 719-254-5300

Ordway Office 719-267-5245