Due to the end of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency on May 11, 2023, some content on this website has been archived.

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COVID-19 in New Mexico

COVID-19 is a virus that spreads easily. The disease can range from mild to severe. Use all the tools we have available to keep you, your family, and your community safe. Vaccination, testing and treatment can help us all stay safe. And don’t forget to mask up and social distance.

NMHealth Helpline

For questions about COVID, COVID treatments, and COVID vaccines, including help Scheduling a vaccine, call the NMHealth Helpline at 1-833-SWNURSE (1-833-796-8773).


Knowing if you have COVID-19 can help you seek proper treatment and prevent you from spreading the virus to your family and community.



COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective. The risk of infection, hospitalization, and death are all much lower for people who are vaccinated, compared to unvaccinated people.


Treatment for COVID-19 is recommended for most people who have tested positive for COVID-19.

COVID-19 Toolkit

Updated 5-10-2023

We now have many tools to fight COVID: masking, vaccines, treatment, testing, and social distancing. We have reached a new place in New Mexico where we can lift nearly all public health requirements that prevented many COVID cases, hospitalizations, and deaths. It is now possible for us to manage COVID-19 in our homes and in our communities.

This toolkit provides COVID-19 support and guidance for New Mexico communities and individuals.

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Latest Medical/Scientific Reports

NMDOH is committed to informing New Mexico residents with the latest data for positive cases, hospitalizations, vaccine rates, and deaths.


Epidemiology Reports

NMDOH collects and analyzes statewide data for COVID-19 positive cases, hospitalizations, and deaths. The reports on this page reflect these critical data and will be updated weekly.

Vaccine Dashboard

The vaccine dashboard currently includes county-by-county breakdowns of vaccine rates throughout the state of New Mexico.

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