The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) is monitoring cases of monkeypox throughout Colorado. Anyone who has been in close contact with someone who has monkeypox can get the illness.

CDPHE developed the clinical resource 10 things you need to know to safely evaluate a patient suspected to have monkeypox to help healthcare providers address monkeypox in their practice. Sign up for Colorado HANs (Health Alert Network) to receive continued updates on monkeypox and other issues of public health and clinical concern. (