Gov. Susana Martinez

Martinez agrees to expand Medicaid

Gov. Susana Martinez announced today that she will accept an expansion of Medicaid that will provide access to the government health insurance for as many as 170,000 additional New Mexicans.

Solving NM’s provider shortage

The New Mexico Health Policy Commission, a state agency that provided independent research and policy recommendations until its budget was eliminated in 2010, wrote a report that year detailing recommendations for addressing the health workforce shortage.