In Colorado, clients with Medicaid must go through WIC to receive electric breast pumps. Breast pumps can help with breastfeeding. Depending on the situation, WIC can provide the following to active WIC participants:
• Loaned Hospital-Grade Electric Pumps
• Single-User (Personal) Electric Pumps
• Manual (Hand-Operated) Breast Pumps
• Starter Supplemental Nursing System (SNS)
• Various Sizes of Pump Flanges
El Paso County is currently focused on vaccinating priority populations in Phases 1A and 1B of Colorado's COVID-19 phased vaccine distribution plan.
Phase 1A includes high-risk health care workers and individuals. Phase 1B includes everyone age 70 and older and other specific categories. To learn more about the phases of vaccine distribution, visit the El Paso County Public Health vaccine web page.
Watch the Data Dashboard page at elpasocountyhealth.org for more information and please continue to practice prevention measures.