New Mexico Department of Health
Our mission is to promote health and wellness, improve health outcomes, and assure safety net services for all people in New Mexico.

Privacy Policy

We only collecting information that will help us make the site work better for you; let us contact you if you've asked us to, let us give you accurate local information if you need it and give us a sense of how people are using the site, so we can keep improving it.

Secure Certificates

Comodo Secure Logo In any instance where your personal information is communicated to us, you can be certain that not only are you communicating directly with us, but that it will not be intercepted by anyone. The technology we use to accomplish this is called a Secure Certificate. It's not important that you understand the inner workings of this technology. Simply look for the lock icon in your web browser on certain pages of our site to verify that secure communication is enabled before submitting your personal information to us.

Information We Collect

We collect the following information from people visiting the website:

Record of feedback you send us is kept for up to two months before it's deleted.

How We Use Your Information

Any information we collect is used to:

We'll never share your information with other organizations for marketing, market research or commercial purposes, and we don't pass on your personal information to any other website.

Connecting to Other Websites

This site contains links to and from websites of government departments and other organizations. We should make it clear that this privacy policy (the one you're reading) only applies to this site.

If you go to another website from this one, please read the privacy policy on that website if you want to know what it does with your information.

Following a Link to Us from Another Website

When you come to our site from another website, we may get personal information about you from the other website. You should read the privacy policy of websites you visit that link you to our site if you want to know about this.

Measuring Website Usage

We use Google Analytics to record how people use our site. We want to make sure it's meeting your needs and to understand how we can improve it.

Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on. We do not collect or store your personal information, so this information cannot be used to identify who you are. We do not allow Google to use or share our analytics data.


We use small data files stored on your computer called 'cookies'. Most big websites do this. To make this site simpler, we sometimes place cookies on your computer.

They improve things by:

Our cookies aren't used to identify you personally. They're just here to make the site work better for you. You can manage and/or delete them as you wish. To learn more about cookies and how to manage them, visit the about cookies website.