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Info & Hours


Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Medical & Behavioral Health

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Dental Health

Monday – Friday
7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Axis Health System Patient Portal

The Axis Patient Portal is an online service available to our patients. First, set up your secure and confidential access through the front desk at the clinic. After that, you can access your medical records anytime, anywhere. You can view your secure information from any Internet-enabled device. For example, this includes lab orders, test results, procedures, medication lists and vital signs. You can also privately message your health care providers.

Your care options

  • Primary Care
  • Psychiatry
  • Pharmacy
  • Behavioral Health
  • Dental & oral health

Behavioral Health Services

  • Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Program 
  • Care coordination & case management  
  • Complex Addictions Treatment  
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) 
  • DUI Services (Level I, II, and 4+) 
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy 
  • First Episode of Psychosis (FEP) Program 
  • Functional Family Therapy 
  • Individual, group, and family therapy and counseling (all ages)   
  • LGBTQ2S+ Care  
  • Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder  
  • Parent-child interaction therapy 
  • Peer Services  
  • Psychiatry and medication management    
  • Special expertise in the treatment of trauma  
  • Substance Use Disorder Treatment   
  • Supported Employment Services  
  • Therapy & Counseling 
  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy 
  • Vivitrol & Suboxone Treatment  
  • Walk-in crisis services 

Mental health care

Mental health care providers can help you feel better. Choose from a variety of counseling and psychiatry options. First, we offer individual, family and group therapy. Second, your options include psychiatric assessment and medication management. Finally, you can get support to make healthy lifestyle choices. We treat mental health concerns such as: anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts, bipolar disorders, post-traumatic stress, phobias, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and more. Your care team may include mental health specialists, psychiatric providers, case managers, vocational specialists and peer specialists.

Substance use treatment

Substance use is a pattern of harmful use of any substance to alter your mood. Substances can include alcohol and other drugs (illegal or not) as well as some substances that are not drugs at all. Substance “abuse” can result because you are using a substance in a way that is not intended or recommended, or because you are using more than prescribed. If you’re concerned about your substance use, our experienced team is ready to help you with alcohol and drug treatment. Axis Health System has been the primary licensed provider of Substance Use Disorder (SUD) treatment services in Southwest Colorado since 1972.

    Dental & oral health services 

    • Cleanings 
    • Comprehensive exams  
    • Crowns  
    • Dental screenings 
    • Dentures and partials 
    • Emergency treatment  
    • Extractions  
    • Fillings 
    • Oral hygiene instruction 
    • Root canals 
    • Sealants to help prevent cavities 

    Our Cortez dental care providers are skilled and ready to serve you. Cortez Integrated Healthcare offers a variety of services. First, we encourage preventive care with regular dental exams and cleanings. We teach patients and their families about good hygiene. Second, our team offers emergency and restorative dental services. For example, this includes x-rays and fillings. In addition, our team offers extractions (tooth pulling), root canals and crowns.

    Primary Care  

    • Annual physicals 
    • Care coordination services 
    • Chronic condition management 
    • Healthcare for the Homeless 
    • Immunizations and Vaccinations for Children (VFC) Program 
    • Labs and blood screenings 
    • Medicare Annual Wellness Visits 
    • Medication-assisted Treatment services  
    • Newborn care 
    • Nutrition counseling and diabetes education 
    • Preventative care 
    • Same-day sick visits 
    • Sexual health and family planning  
    • Vaccinations 
    • Well-child visits 

    primary care provider is someone you and your family can trust for all your health concerns. They see patients of all ages. Your provider knows and understands your health history and potential risk factors. As a result, this gives them a more complete picture of your health and how to best manage it. Our primary care providers can see you quickly for a same-day sick visit. In addition, they can give vaccinations, diagnose new illnesses, and manage chronic conditions. Also, they can promote preventive care and protect your overall wellness.

    Other Services 

    • Healthcare for the Homeless 
    • Insurance enrollment assistance 
    • Jail-based behavioral health 
    • Pharmacy 

      Need to make a referral?

      Give us a call or send a fax with the reason for the referral.

      Phone: 970-565-7946 Fax: 970-565-9005

      Care coordination

      Care coordination is when someone helps you pull together the pieces of healthcare. This puzzle fits your unique needs.  The people who provide care coordination are called Community Health Workers.  They act as your personal guide in a number of ways. First, they help you find what you need in the healthcare system.  They match you to providers and make sure your needs and preferences are met. Second, they coach you to create and follow through on your health goals.

      Todas nuestras sucursales ofrecen servicios de interpretación por teléfono y video para asegurarnos que tus necesidades médicas se cubran de forma amable y profesional. Haz clic aquí para obtener más información en español sobre cómo registrarte como paciente, así como también información sobre facturación, seguro de salud y nuestra escala móvil de tarifas.

      To access interpretation services call 970.335.2288; or if you are deaf or hard of hearing, please call 800-656-3656 for Colorado TTY services. Expect a short delay as our staff connects you with an interpreter.

      We are happy to discuss billing and insurance options with you.  Please call us to learn more about options that are available to you.

      We accept Medicaid at all locations.

      For billing and insurance questions, click here.

      Need Help Now?

      Our team can help you while you’re waiting for a scheduled visit. You don’t have to be in crisis. We are here for you day and night. Call the Axis 24/7 Care Line to talk about your mental health concerns. 970.247.5245.  You will be quickly connected to local services and a team will respond immediately. Professional and compassionate care providers will answer your call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

      Community Health Center

      community health network logo 2024Cortez Integrated Healthcare is one of Axis Health System’s federally designated Community Health Center (CHC) sites. CHCs are located in medically underserved areas throughout the nation. CHCs make comprehensive primary care accessible to all people regardless of insurance status and improve the health of the whole community. Cortez Integrated Healthcare is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b.

       Patient-Centered Medical Home

      patient centered medical home logo

      Cortez Integrated Healthcare offers the right care at the right time. That’s the essential message of a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH).  The clinic is recognized as  PCMH by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).

      Patient-Centered Medical Homes follow evidence-based guidelines and offer many patient benefits:

      • Patient-Centered Medical Homes (PCMH) uses evidence-based guidelines to build better relationships between patients and their care teams. Patients get the care they need when they need it.
      • The high-quality care at a PCMH can lead to lower costs, improved patient experience and better health outcomes.
      • Resources provided to patients for patient education and self-management support.
      • For more information, visit: pcmh.ahrq.gov

      To learn more about PCHM at the clinic, click here.

      After-Hours Medical Consultation:

      In the event of a medical emergency, dial 9-1-1 or go to the nearest emergency department or hospital. If you have an after-hours medical concern (that is not a medical emergency), call 970.247.5245 to talk with a Registered Nurse (RN).