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State health secretary to retire July 3, 2020 - Administrative Services - Information

Kunkel will remain in place through crisis to assist state response « read more »



Governor signs modified, extended public health order easing some restrictions and requiring face coverings May 15, 2020 - 2019 Novel Coronavirus - Information

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Friday urged New Mexicans to stay the course in the state’s fight against the spread of COVID-19 as a modified emergency public health order eases restrictions on retail operations and requires everyone to wear a cloth face covering in public, among other changes. « read more »



State to further modify public health emergency order May 13, 2020 - 2019 Novel Coronavirus - Information

SANTA FE – Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and state health officials on Wednesday announced New Mexico’s emergency public health order, set to expire May 15, will be extended through May 31 and modified to allow most retailers to operate at 25 percent of their maximum occupancy as determined by fir... « read more »



TODAY: Governor, State Officials to Give Public COVID-19 Update March 23, 2020 - 2019 Novel Coronavirus - Information

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham will be joined by state officials at 3 PM today, Monday, to give a public update on the state’s response to the COVID-19 public health emergency and to make an announcement regarding a statewide stay-at-home instruction. « read more »



Governor Issues Five Executive Orders to Free Up $3.25M to Address COVID-19 Public Health Emergency March 16, 2020 - 2019 Novel Coronavirus - Information

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has issued five executive orders authorizing up to $3,250,000 of additional funding for emergency response and disaster relief efforts to address the effects of the COVID-19 public health emergency. The funding will be used to assist in humanitarian relief, public health... « read more »



Insurance Superintendent Guarantees Free COVID-19 Testing and Treatment for New Mexicans March 13, 2020 - 2019 Novel Coronavirus - Information

In response to Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham’s March 11 declaration of a public health emergency, Superintendent of Insurance Russell Toal has issued an emergency rule prohibiting health insurers from imposing cost sharing, including copays, coinsurance and deductibles, for testing and health ca... « read more »



New Mexico Announces Sixth Presumptive Positive COVID-19 Case March 13, 2020 - 2019 Novel Coronavirus - Information

New Mexico health officials on Thursday afternoon announced a sixth New Mexico resident tested presumptive positive for COVID-19, adding to the five presumptive positive tests this week. « read more »



New Mexico Announces Fifth Presumptive Positive COVID-19 Case March 13, 2020 - 2019 Novel Coronavirus - Information

New Mexico health officials on Thursday announced a fifth New Mexico resident tested presumptive positive for COVID-19, adding to the four presumptive positive tests Wednesday. « read more »



Department of Health to Present COVID-19 Forums in Roswell and Clovis March 4, 2020 - Influenza Surveillance - Information

Community leaders, health providers and public welcome The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) will present the latest information on the COVID-19 coronavirus and the department’s role in preparing for it at two public forums in southeast New Mexico Friday, March 6th. « read more »



Department of Health to Present COVID-19 Forum in Las Cruces March 4, 2020 - Influenza Surveillance - Information

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) will present the latest information on the COVID-19 coronavirus and the department’s role in preparing for it Thursday, March 4th at the Las Cruces City Council Chambers, 700 N. Main St. in Las Cruces at 2 p.m. « read more »



Family Supports Program Launches January 31, 2020 - Developmental Disabilities Waiver - Information

The New Mexico Department of Health is mailing applications to about 1,500 residents to provide immediate support for individuals on the waitlist for developmental disabilities support that can help pay for items like eyeglasses, hearing aids or adaptive equipment. « read more »



State of New Mexico Homeless Services Event at New Mexico State Library Rescheduled January 27, 2020 - Public Relations - Information

The State of New Mexico Homeless Services Event in Santa Fe has been rescheduled for Friday, February 7, 2020. Three state agencies will provide the homeless with driver’s licenses, immunizations and help with job searches at the New Mexico State Library. « read more »



Department of Health Webpage Provides Answers for Residents About Novel Coronavirus January 27, 2020 - Public Relations - Information

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) has added a page to its website, NMHealth.org, to provide the latest information and answers to frequently asked questions about the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) originating in Wuhan, China. « read more »



Department of Health Orders Increased Screening of Syphilis January 10, 2020 - Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Information

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) today is issuing a public health order requiring the increased screening of syphilis for pregnant women statewide to prevent congenital syphilis, a disease that occurs when a mother with sexually transmitted syphilis passes the infection on to her baby dur... « read more »