Rules & Regulations
This is the New Mexico Department of Health state-tribal consultation, collaboration and communication policy.
New Mexico Childcare/Pre-School/School Entry Immunization Requirements. New Mexico School Nurses are granted Public Health authority by the NM Secretary of Health for collecting and submitting immunization information.
The purpose of this protocol is to provide New Mexico Department of Health nurses with information so that they may provide immunization services. Public Health Nurses who have been trained in vaccine handling and administration, and who follow this protocol, are under standing orders from their Region Health Officer.