Other Health Insurance and Assistance Programs
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New Mexico Medical Insurance Pool
Comprehensive health insurance through subsidized program-PPO plan with choice of deductible amount.
For people with certain medical conditions or who have been denied health insurance due to pre-existing condition, whose current or quoted rates are higher than qualifying rates, or who are losing their group coverage.
Depends on deductible and age. Premium reductions available for people under 400% of poverty.
New Mexico Health Insurance Alliance
Comprehensive health insurance through state-subsidized program-several plans to choose from. For groups of 2-50 employees or individuals meeting criteria.
For individuals—Had other coverage, not more than 63 days lapse, had 18 mos. of other coverage.
Depends—but usually about 9% higher than premiums for similar coverage in commercial market.
Santa Fe Project Access
Short-term help for uninsured people with medical problem. Only for six months.
Santa Fe County resident
Must have income below 200% of poverty–call to see if you qualify.
$10 enrollment fee.
Santa Fe County Indigent Fund
Helps with some medical bills for people without insurance. Covers ambulance, inpatient. hospital, non-profit primary care, psychiatric, alcohol or drug abuse.
Santa Fe County resident for at least 3 months. Must meet income and asset criteria. If you have a medical bill and no insurance, call to see if you qualify.
No cost. Does not cover private physician or for profit services.
Santa Fe Co. Human Services