Medical Assistance Division
Julie Weinberg, Division Director
New Mexico Medicaid
The Medical Assistance Division
The Human Services Department's Medical Assistance Division (MAD) is the direct administrator of the New Mexico Medicaid program. Currently, there are approximately 40 categories of eligibility within New Mexico Medicaid. Beginning january 1, 2014, many of these categories will be known by a new name - Centennial Care.MAD is responsible for all Fee for Service (FFS) provider payments as well.
Beginning January 1, 2014, the new name of the New Mexico Medicaid program will be Centennial Care. Centennial Care services will be provided by four managed care organizations (MCOs). These services include physical health, behavioral health, long-term care and community benefits. For more information on Centennial Care, click HERE.
To apply for Centennial Care coverage, you can complete an application on-line beginning October 1, 2013 at www.yes.state.nm.us. You may also apply in person at your local ISD office, by fax, or by mail. To download an application, go to ww.hsd.state.nm.us/isd/apply.html. If you have application questions, you can call HSD's new Medicaid Expansion Hotline toll-free at 1- 855-637- 6574 or for general questions, please call 1-888-997-2583.
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Coverage, please see the "Client Information" section of this site.
If you need information about eligibility requirements for Supplemental Security Income (SSI), please call the Social Security Administration office in your area or check their web site at www.ssa.gov