About the Denver Health NurseLine

The Denver Health 24-hour NurseLine is a service provided exclusively to Denver Health patients and to residents of the City and County of Denver who do not have health insurance. Our caring medical staff, including nurses and an on-call emergency physician, quickly provide medical assistance, care advice and help you know if you need to be seen right away by a doctor.

Our medical staff can prescribe medicine for some health issues over the phone to a pharmacy near you. Some of the health issues that we can help with and may be able to prescribe medicine for include, but are not limited to:

  • Coughs
  • Colds
  • Flu (Tamiflu)
  • Fever
  • Sore Throat
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach Aches
  • Ear Pain
  • Asthma Medicine Refills
  • Urinary Tract Infections
  • Pink Eye
  • Emergency Contraception
  • Lice
  • Scabies

In addition, patients with Denver Health medicaid choice or CHP can call in select over-the-counter medications, free of charge.