If you are symptomatic, but otherwise ok, please self-isolate and self-report at www.gunnisoncounty.org/covid19

If you are symptomatic and worsening, please call the call center. 970-641-7660

We ask that you not show up to the screening site until you call first.

If it is an emergency, never hesitate to call 911.

Primary Information Sources


Gunnison Health and Human Services Facebook page

Please self-report if you have any symptoms or have overcome your symptoms.

Volunteer Impact

Since 3/22, volunteers have covered 485 shifts comprising 2,477 hours. Our volunteer database is now 570 volunteers deep. Kudos for stepping up to take care of each other.

Call Center Update

Please reserve the call center line for questions regarding illness and potential testing. If you have more general questions, please direct them to the callcenter@gunnisoncounty.org email address. The Call Center will now be closed on Saturday and Sunday. The Call Center will continue operation 9:00AM-5:00PM Monday-Friday.

Validation Testing

If you have previously been tested for COVID-19 via the RNA test, please contact the GVH lab to participate in a validation study for a rapid immune response test. 970-641-7259.

Center for Mental Health

The Center for Mental Health has a free talk line that is open 24 hours per day at 970-252-6220.

Grocery and prescription delivery 7 days per week

While the Call Center (970-641-7660) is not operating on weekends, the Delivery Assistance Hotline is. 

If you are at risk and self-isolating at home, ill with Covid-19 symptoms, or quarantined and need groceries or prescriptions delivered to your home; call (970) 641-7959. Deliveries are by drivers trained to safely handle your order and are available throughout the valley, 7 days a week, from 9:00 till 5:00.

Non-resident Exemption Form

Please allow up to 5 days to hear back on the non-resident exemption forms.

The review process is underway for all the forms that have been submitted.  The review process is completed for each request individually, one by one with a focus on safety considerations.  Priorities for approvals are based on safety for individuals and preventing risks for the community.  The non-resident exemption form can be found on our website here.

Screening Site

The screening site will operate in Gunnison tomorrow from 10:00 AM-12:00PM.

Do not show up to the site unannounced. Please call the call center (970) 641-7660 prior to going to the screening site.

Self-Report as Resolved

At 4:15 PM we had 296 previously symptomatic people reporting that their symptoms had resolved.

RECOVERY defined as resolution of fever without the use of fever-reducing medications for 72 hours and improvement in respiratory symptoms (e.g., cough, shortness of breath); and, at least 10 days have passed since symptoms first appeared. If your symptoms have resolved, please fill out the following form.

By the Numbers

As of 4:06 PM, we have 97 positive, 176 negative, and 6 pending tests. This document is updated live with that information.

Situational Awareness at Gunnison Valley Hospital (GVH):    
Admissions Currently at GVH with Respiratory Symptoms 3 4:06 PM 4/09
Red (if condition worsens, will be transfered) 0 4:06 PM 4/09
Amber (requires moderate amount of interference) 0 4:06 PM 4/09
Green (requires minimal amount of interference) 3 4:06 PM 4/09
Admissions To-Date from 3/09/2020 30 4:06 PM 4/09
COVID-19 Transfers To-Date from 3/18/2020 13 4:06 PM 4/09