New Mexico

Find a Genetics Clinic in New Mexico

 

New Mexico Newborn Screening

New Mexico Department Of Health  877-890-4692

1190 S. St. Francis Dr. Santa Fe, NM, 87502

Brenda Romero, State Genetics Coordinator

505-476-8857  Brenda.Romero@state.nm.us

Carla Ortiz, NM Newborn Screening Nurse Consultant

505-476-8858  carlaa.ortiz@state.nm.us

Contact this group if/when: your doctor has told you your child has a positive newborn screen and you are having trouble seeing a specialist/follow-up.

 

New Mexico Department of Health

1190 S. St. Francis Drive, Santa Fe, NM 87502

505-827-0121

Contact this group if/when: you are looking for services for your child/family such as WIC, immunizations or other Public Health Services

 

New Mexico Parents Reaching Out

Contact this group if/when: Contact this group if/when you are looking for help with your Childs Special Education program or need support in attending IEP meetings.

New Mexico Family to Family Health Information Center: Parents Reaching Out (PRO)

Contact this group if/when: you need parent/family support, in navigating Medicaid or other health care for your Child with Special health care needs or if you are having difficulty navigating other Health Care systems, you just moved to the state with you child with special needs

 

New Mexico Developmental Disabilities Support Division

1190 S. St. Francis Drive, Santa Fe, NM 87505

800-283-5548 

Contact this group if/when: you are looking for information about the developmental disabilities waiver programs and early intervention

 

New Mexico Human Services Department

729 St. Michaels Drive, Santa Fe, NM 87505

505-827-9445

Contact this group if/when: you need help finding out about eligibility for Medicaid, food stamps or other public benefits

 

Services for Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN), Title V

Children’s Medical Services 

877-890-4692

New Mexico Department Of Health

Susan Chacon

New Mexico Title V CYSHCN Director

1190 S. St. Francis Drive, Santa Fe, NM 87502

505-476-8868

Susan.Chacon@State.nm.us

Contact this group if/when:  if you need help navigating the health care system and accessing medical care especially medical specialty care in your community or having problems with your health insurance

 

Medicaid, CHIP / SCHIP (State Children’s Health Insurance Program)

Centennial Care

888-997-2583

Nm Human Services Department

P.O. Box 2348, Santa Fe, NM 87504

Contact this group if/when: you need help finding out if you qualify for a waiver, need medical insurance coverage for your child with special health care needs.

 

Home and Community-Based Services Waiver (HCBS)

Developmental Disability Waiver

505-699-0714

New Mexico Department Of Health

1190 S. St. Francis Drive, Santa Fe, NM 87502

Contact this group if/when: you are looking for information on Medicaid Waiver services.

 

IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act)/ Part C (Early Intervention for Infants and Toddlers, birth to 3)

Family Infant Toddler (FIT)

877-696-1472

New Mexico Department Of Health

Jeanne Du Rivage

Fit Program Manager

1190 S. St. Francis Drive, Santa Fe, NM 87502

877-696-1472

Contact this group if/when: when you are looking for early intervention providers in your community or having problems with your early intervention provider

  

IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act)/ Part B (Special Education Services for Children ages 3 to 21)

New Mexico Special Education

Deborah Dominguez-Clark, Director of Special Education

505-827-5800

NM Public Education Department

300 Don Gasper Avenue, Santa Fe, NM 87501

Contact this group if/when: when you are looking for information on special education, IEP’s or special accommodations in your child’s school

 

Indian Country Grassroots Support – Tribal Family to Family Health Information Center

913 North Orchard Avenue

Farmington, NM 87401-6099

Contact his group if/when: you need help in the navigating the Indian Health Service or other health care services contracted with the Indian Health Service for your children with special health care needs.