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The New Mexico Department of Health works in many ways to promote, preserve and protect your health. Below are just a few of our programs, all of which provide some of the most requested and important services we provide to you.

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Birth & Death Certificates

Our Vital Records office collects, processes, corrects and issues copies of birth and death certificates.

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Medical Cannabis Program

Ensures patients have safe access to medicine for a number of qualifying health conditions, and licenses non-profit producers and dispensaries in the state.

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WIC is the Special Supplemental Food Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC). It is a federal program administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and our Public Health Division.

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Immunization Program

Request copies for shot records as well as child and adult immunization information.

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Health Facility Licensing & Certification

Our Division of Health Improvement licenses health facilities, such as hospitals and nursing homes, to ensure compliance with state and federal requirements.

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Developmental Disabilities

Our Developmental Disabilities Support Division provides service and support to children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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Stay in the KnowLatest News


New Mexico COVID-19 update: 2,330 new cases, totaling 99,419
New Mexico COVID-19 update: 2,330 new cases, totaling 99,419


State announces tiered ‘Red to Green’ system for N.M. counties in next phase of COVID-19 response
Framework enables counties to reopen further when meeting key health metrics

What's Happening at DOHFeatured Events


Public Hearing on Proposed Wholesale Prescription Drug Importation Program
Cisco WebEx Online & Telephone Conferencing
9:30 AM - 12:00 AM
The New Mexico Department of Health will hold a public hearing on the Proposed Wholesale Prescription Drug Importation Program developed pursuant to the Wholesale Prescription Drug Importation Act N...


Certified Nurse Midwives Advisory Board
Nusenda Credit Union - Training Center, Pino Room
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
This meeting will be held in the Pino room of the Training Center at Nusenda Credit Union. This meeting is open to the public; closed portions of the meeting may be held at the discretion of the Boar...