San Luis Valley COVID on decline


SAN LUIS VALLEY - Monday the number of active COVID-19 cases in the San Luis Valley was lower than had been seen since the first week of November. This is a great improvement, but the number of new cases is still considered very high. Locally, there were 8 COVID-19-related hospital admissions in the two weeks ending January 23rd, and 14 in the two-week period prior to that. This does not include local residents who were admitted to hospitals outside of the San Luis Valley.

There were 136 known active cases of COVID-19 in the San Luis Valley as of Monday evenu.

Alamosa County - 64

Conejos County - 20

Costilla County - 4

Mineral County - 5

Rio Grande County - 40

Saguache County - 3

COVID-19 vaccination providers are currently able to serve frontline healthcare workers and first responders, and those age 70 and over. Individuals who are interested in receiving a vaccine may call or sign up online with one of the providers below. This will put you on a list to receive information as it becomes available as to when the vaccine will be administered to different groups.  This is not a guarantee for a vaccine, but does help us gather information and plan.

.Rio Grande Hospital - (719) 657-2418 or

SLV Health - (719) 587-1355 or

Valley Wide Health Systems - (719) 587-9610

Alamosa County Public Health - (719) 589-6639 or online form

Conejos County Public Health - 719-274-4307 or online form

Costilla County Public Health - (719) 672-3332 or

Silver Thread Public Health - (719) 658-2416 or

Rio Grande County Public Health - (719) 657-3352 or

Saguache County Public Health - 719-655-2533 or