NM on track to cover all enrolled in Medicaid

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ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – About 103,000 low-income New Mexicans have enrolled in Medicaid since the state expanded who can qualify.

The Human Services Department says New Mexico is on track to meet projects that will cover nearly 130,000 people during the first year of the expansion.

Enrollment opened in October. Services started in January.

Thirty percent of New Mexico’s population is covered under Medicaid.

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