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La Plata Integrated Healthcare

Our care team sees you as a whole person. Your health... We're in this together.


Phone: 970.335.2288 
Fax: 970.335.2280

Enrollment / Paperwork Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Wednesday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. 


We are located in the lower level of the Riverside Building, just north of the Durango Public Library, at 1970 E. 3rd Avenue - Unit #1 Durango, CO 81301



Billing & Insurance

We accept Medicaid, CHP+, Medicare and most private insurances. For those who are uninsured, we offer a sliding-fee scale discount for those who qualify.

For billing and insurance questions, click here.

Interpretation Services

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.
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Hablamos Español

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.

Axis Health System Patient Portal
The AHS Patient Portal is an innovative online service available to La Plata Integrated Healthcare patients. Once you have set up your secure and confidential access through the front desk at the clinic, the AHS Patient Portal allows you to access your medical records anytime, anywhere. You can view your secure information, such as lab orders, test results, procedures, medication lists and vital signs, from any Internet-enabled device.  You can also mesage your care team privately.

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Community Health Center

La Plata Integrated Healthcare is one of Axis Health System's three 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. La Plata Integrated Healthcare is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $2,258,803 or 35.6% of the total operating funds for the three sites financed with non-governmental sources. 

Our care team

At La Plata Integrated Healthcare (LPIH), our care team takes an active role with you in your health and well-being. A variety of professionals may be part of your care team, depending on your health goals. At LPIH, you begin by establishing a primary healthcare relationship that expands to meet your needs. 

Your care options

  • Primary healthcare: We offer care across all life stages, including wellness visits, family healthcare, immunizations, nutrition guidance, diabetes education and chronic illness management. We also offer a healthcare program for people experiencing homelessness. Learn more about our primary care providers: Dr. Luke Casias, MD; Dr. Jill Rimmey, DO; Melinda Jordeth, PA-C.

  • Behavioral healthcare: We know that behavioral healthcare is an important part of your overall health. At LPIH, we regularly check in with you to respond to any behavioral health needs you may have. We offer a range of behavioral healthcare options, including counseling, substance use treatment, psychiatric evaluation and medication managment.

  • Oral healthcare: We ask you about your dental needs and coordinate access to oral healthcare. You can schedule dental screenings and cleanings on-site with our dental hygienst. For follow-up care, we can schedule you at the Axis Health System Oral Health Clinic in Durango

Additional supports

  • Insurance enrollment assistance
  • Nutrition counseling and diabetes education
  • Help getting back to work 
  • Coordination of transportation, housing, food and other basic needs

Now accepting new patients

We welcome new patients, and offer a variety of payment options. Medicare, Medicaid, CHP+ and most insurances are accepted, and a sliding-fee scale is available for those who qualify. Same-day visits are available at this clinic. You can call the morning you need care and have a visit the same day, or as soon as possible the next day. 


Axis Health System will make a meaningful difference in the health of Southwest Colorado residents by integrating all aspects of healthcare and treating the whole person.