Community Health in the Land of Enchantment
Thank you for visiting the Community Health Issue page! Here you can find information on Community Health Councils, wellness opportunities in the community, ways health care is working to improve the health of communities, and information on Community Health Workers and Representatives. New Mexico is a diverse state with a multitude of passionate people building and implementing community health initiatives to support our communities to be as healthy as they can be..
2017 Legislative Report. From the NM Alliance of Health Councils. The 2017 NM Legislature has adjourned. Click here for the bills and memorials that passed both houses. Please note that SB217 - Medicaid Access, Disputes & Fraud passed both houses. This bill addresses the crisis created by HSD when they shut down NM behavioral health providers. This bill had overwhelming bipartisan support in the legislature.