To transform lives. Working with our partners, we design and deliver innovative, high quality health and human services that improve the security and promote independence for New Mexicans in their communities. 

Office of Human Resources

 Yolonda Joiner, Human Resources Director

The Office of Human Resources (OHR) is an integral part of the Human Services Department (HSD). Customer service is a major focus of OHR and includes recruiting quality employees and assisting HSD staff with employment needs throughout their career with the Department. OHR’s efforts include providing excellent training and professional development to our employees, recruitment, retention and advancement of personnel, assistance with employee benefits, and advice in addressing policy, discipline, union and performance issues. OHR is engaged and committed to providing services to enhance employment for the over 1900 employees of the Human Services Department.


Human Services Department
Office of Human Resources
P.O. Box 2348
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504-2348

Call: (505) 476-6230
Fax: (505) 476-6260

How to Apply for Employment at HSD

Information regarding available careers and the benefits of working for the Human Services Department can be found HERE.

The next quarterly meeting of the Primary Care Council will be held in early 2023 (date TBA). The meeting is open to the public and will be held via zoom:


Meeting ID: 858 1282 9319
Passcode: 521129
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Please contact Elisa Wrede, Primary Care Project Manager, with any questions: Elisa.Wrede@state.nm.us.