Program DescriptionThe New Mexico Medicaid program is a federal and state funded program that serves needy individuals and families in New Mexico who meet financial and other eligibility requirements and certain other individuals who lack adequate resources to pay for medical care.
The program provides payment for medical services ranging from routine preventive medical care for children to institutional care for the elderly and disabled. The Medicaid program also ensures access to care through enrollment of medical providers and access to transportation services to medical care providers through reimbursement to recipients and volunteer drivers.
General Program RequirementsIn order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of New Mexico, a U.S. national, citizen, permanent resident, or legal alien, in need of health care/insurance assistance, whose financial situation would be characterized as low income or very low income. You must also be either pregnant, a parent or relative caretaker of a dependent child(ren) under age 19, blind, have a disability or a family member in your household with a disability, or be 65 years of age or older.
Your Next StepsThe following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this benefit.
Application ProcessFor more information, see the Program Contact Information below.
Program Contact Information
To learn more about New Mexico Medicaid, please visit: https://nmmedicaid.acs-inc.com/static/index.htm
You can call toll-free to speak with an Income Support Division (ISD) representative regarding the program at: 1-888-997-2583
You can also contact the Income Support Division (ISD) office nearest you for more information or to apply for Medicaid. Click below to link to an interactive state map that will provide you with the contact information to reach your local county office. http://www.hsd.state.nm.us/LookingForAssistance/Field_Offices_1.aspx