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Our Members

At Colorado Access, our members are our focus. Find the resources you need to stay healthy here.

Colorado Access Caring Heart Award Nomination Form

This award is to recognize a Health First Colorado member who embodies the dedication to their community, advocating for the health care system, and Health First Colorado members at large.

COVID-19 Information

Caring for you and your health is our top priority. We want you to know about any benefit changes from COVID-19.

To learn more about your benefits, testing, treatment, and getting health care during the COVID-19 pandemic, please visit:

Your Benefits

We oversee your benefits for Health First Colorado and CHP+.

Health First Colorado


Need help to apply for Health First Colorado or CHP+?

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Healthy Mom, Healthy Baby Program

This program can help you if you’re pregnant. It can also help you if you gave birth not long ago. Click here to learn more.

Denver Health Medicaid Choice (DHMP)

File a Complaint About Access to Behavioral Health Care

Your health plan is subject to the Mental Health Parity Addiction Equity Act of 2008. This means that your covered behavioral health benefits cannot be more difficult to access than physical health benefits. A denial, restriction, or withholding of behavioral health services could be a potential violation of the parity act. File a complaint with the Behavioral Health Ombudsman Office of Colorado if you have a parity concern.

Behavioral Health Ombudsman Office of Colorado
Call: 303-866-2789

A representative of the Ombudsman Office will call or reply to you directly. You can also ask your behavioral health provider or guardian/legal representative to file a complaint for you.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Requests

Disability rights are civil rights. The ADA law helps protect you if you have a disability. We can help you get the services you need.

If you need help to make an ADA request, talk to us. Email us at You can also call us at 720-744-6287.

Meet Our Members

Access Medical Enrollment Services (Spanish)

Summer 2018

Adelante Familias/Forward Families

Spring 2022

Almost Home Inc.

Spring 2022

Community Partner- Denver Housing Authority

Summer 2018

Community Partner- Global Refugee Center

Summer 2018

Member Frequently Asked Questions

What benefits does Colorado Access cover?

For CHP+, we cover:

  • Physical health
  • Behavioral health
  • Pharmacy benefits
  • Vision benefits

Click here to learn more.

CHP+ members also have access to dental benefits through DentaQuest. Click here to learn more.

For Health First Colorado, we cover:

  • Physical health
  • Behavioral health
  • Dental benefits

Click here to learn more.

Do I have to pay a copay?

You may have to pay have a copay. This is what you pay when you get a covered health care service. The amount is based on the service.

If you have Health First Colorado, you may have a copay unless you are:

  • Age 18 and younger.
  • Age 18 to 25 and enrolled in former foster care.
  • Pregnant
  • Living in a nursing facility.
  • Getting hospice care.
  • An American Indian or Alaska Native.

Click here to learn more.

If you have CHP+, you may have a copay unless you are:

  • Pregnant.
  • Up to 12 months postpartum.
  • An American Indian or Alaska Native.

Click here to learn more.

How can I find a psychologist?

We can help you find a psychologist. Please call us at 866-833-5717 or 800-511-5010, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. You can also find a psychologist online.

What kind of vision benefits do I have as a Health First Colorado member?

Learn more about your vision benefits on the Health First Colorado website. You can also call us at 866-633-5717 to learn more.