General Information

Health Hotline: 1-855-600-3453

Information Hotline: 1-833-551-0518

Senior Food Hotline: 1-800-432-2080

Visit the Center for Disease Control and Prevention Website for reliable information about what the Coronavirus is, how to protect yourself, and what to do if you are sick. https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

For New Mexico health information please visit the New Mexico State Department of Health website https://cv.nmhealth.org/

EPA Approved products that kill the COVID 19Source: Holloman Air Force Base. April 3, 2020.

April 30, 2020- State Extends Modified Health Order

What you need to know about handwashing

Source: Schmittle, Maureen, Otero County Health Promotion Specialist, “Food Guide for April” Food Guide for April, 9 Apr. 2020

How to make your own face mask

NM Department of Health Press Releases

  • Updated New Mexico COVID-19 cases: Now at 8,353
    by chrisschroeder on June 5, 2020 at 2:48 am

    Update includes eight additional deaths related to COVID-19 SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Thursday announced 218 additional positive tests for COVID-19. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are: 20 new cases in Bernalillo County 1 new case in Chaves County 1 new case in Cibola County 1

  • Updated New Mexico COVID-19 cases: Now at 8,140
    by chrisschroeder on June 3, 2020 at 11:59 pm

    Update includes eight additional deaths related to COVID-19 SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Wednesday announced 122 additional positive tests for COVID-19. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are: 28 new cases in Bernalillo County 2 new cases in Cibola County 1 new case in Curry County 8 new

  • Department of Health provides COVID-19 testing Thursdays at the Otero County Public Health Office
    by chrisschroeder on June 2, 2020 at 10:18 pm

    SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Health is providing COVID-19 virus screening every Thursday at the Otero County Public Health Office, 1207 8th St. in Alamogordo from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Testing is available by appointment only. Testing is also available at facilities that request testing on their premises. Please call (575) 437-9340, extension 4 to schedule.

Office of the Governor Press Releases