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.

Communications Office

The New Mexico Department of Health Communications Office provides information to the public about the department's news, public health information, and more. The Communications Office also works with state and national media to provide accurate and timely information about the department.


Press Releases

Visit the NMDOH Newsroom for all news articles released by the Department.


Social Media

You can also visit the Department’s social media pages on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn for the latest news.


Contact Us

All media inquiries for the New Mexico Department of Health should be directed to the NMDOH Communications Office.

Director of Communications

Paul Rhien
505-470-2290

Public Information Officer

David Morgan
575-649-0754


Inspection of Public Records Requests

Please visit the Inspection of Public Records page to submit requests under the Inspection of Public Records Act (IPRA).