Fremont County Public Health

172 Justice Center Rd.
Cañon City, CO 81212

(719) 275-1626
Fax: (719) 275-4328

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Rick Miklich

Staff R.N.'s:
Lori Steinbeck
Victoria Carlson

Tobacco Coordinator:
Roxie La Soya

Linda Leggitt

Office Assistants:
Virginia Stacy

Well Child Screeners:
Lori Steinbeck

Vital Statistics
Deputy Registrar:
Christina Bass

Our mission is to protect and preserve the health of the citizens of Fremont County. Public health nurses provide a variety of services including immunizations, preventive assessments of children and the elderly and a full range of services designed to assist individuals and groups to attain and maintain good health and to cope with illnesses.

The Fremont County Public Health Agency has two locations: 1) 172 Justice Center Road in Cañon City and 2) 600 W. 3rd Street in Florence, Colorado. To learn more about emergency preparedness, contact FCPHA at (719) 275-1626. To stay current with all Fremont County Public Health announcements visit:!/FremontCountyPublicHealthAgency online.

FCPHA BRIDGE TO QUALITY CARE: Providing patientcentered,
accessible, public health care focusing on disease prevention and education to improve the health and well‐being of our community.

Office of Vital Records - Accepting Online Requests

For your convenience, you can process online requests through an independent company that we have partnered with to provide you this service; VitalChek Network Inc. VitalChek can be reached through its website  An additional fee is charged by VitalChek for using this service, and all major credit cards are accepted, including American Express®, Discover®, MasterCard®, or Visa®

Other internet vendors are not authorized by Fremont County Public Health and may charge additional fees without providing state-approved services. Neither Fremont County Public Health nor VitalChek have control over the services and fees other Internet vendors offer and charge, nor can we guarantee the confidentiality of any vital record data provided to vendors other than VitalChek.

Same day service is available until 4:30 p.m.

To avoid any additional fees, you may download and complete one of our forms below and bring it into the office for same day service or mail it to us with a check or money order.

Application for Certified Copy of Death Certificate
Application for Certified Copy of Birth Certificate



Fremont County Public Health Agency Assumes Duties of
Registrar of Vital Records

The Fremont County Public Health Agency (FCPHA) would like to announce that effective February 27, 2012, the FCPHA will become the local vital records office and will assume the duties of registering and issuing vital records for Fremont County.

As of February 27, 2012, all death certificates and fetal death certificates for 20 and greater weeks gestation, occurring in Fremont County, must be registered at the Public Health office. The transition period for the transfer of these duties will take place February 27-29, 2012.