Public Health

Public Health

Public Health is the branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and the promotion of physical and mental health of individuals, families and the community.

Public Health serves all persons in Alamosa County with traditional public health services such as communicable disease investigation and disease prevention activities.

Beverly Strnad, RN. serves as the Interim Director of Alamosa County Public Health Department under the governance of the Board of Commissioners.

Ph. (719) 589-6639
8900 A-B Independence Way
Alamosa, Colorado 81101
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.



Interim Public Health Director
Beverly Strnad


Photo Credit: NPS/Patrick Myers


Health Tips

  • Get vaccinated for COVID and the Flu
  • Keep a regular sleep schedule and get about 8 hours of sleep a night
  • Eat a well-balanced diet with protein, fruits, vegetable and whole grains
  • Stay hydrated
  • Exercise regularly to fight disease and reduce stress