Health

State Police In Rio Arriba, Taos To Be Equipped With Naloxone To Reverse Opioid Overdose

by Carol Clark / Jun 18, 2015 / comments

State Police In Rio Arriba, Taos To Carry Naloxone To Reverse Opioid Overdose

Beginning this month, New Mexico State Police (NMSP) patrol officers in Rio Arriba and Taos counties will be issued naloxone kits for use in treating subjects suspected of suffering from heroin or other opiate overdoses. 

Civilian Crisis Intervention Class Open To The Public: Register Today

by Staff Reporter / Jun 09, 2015 / comments

Civilian Crisis Intervention Class Open To The Public: Register Today

Preventing Tragedy: First Responder Training For Crisis Intervention Held June 5

by Staff Reporter / Jun 08, 2015 / comments

Northern Rio Arriba Communities Health Coalition Town Hall Meeting

by Staff Reporter / Jun 02, 2015 / comments

Northern Rio Arriba Communities Health Coalition Town Hall Meeting

Status Of Tobacco Sales To Youth In Rio Arriba

by Staff Reporter / May 27, 2015 / comments

Status Of Tobacco Sales To Youth In Rio Arriba

RIO ARRIBA COUNTY - It is with great pleasure that North Central Community Based Services, Inc. (NCCBS) reports that tobacco merchants in Northern Rio Arriba area are in compliance with the State Tobacco Products Act and are not selling tobacco products to anyone under the legal age of 18.

NM Congressional Delegation Introduces Bill To Expand Research On Rare Genetic Disease Affecting Hispanics

by Staff Reporter / May 24, 2015 / comments

NM Congressional Delegation Introduces Bill To Expand Research On Rare Genetic Disease Affecting Hispanics

County "Town Hall" Meeting At Hoy Recovery Center In Velarde

by Staff Reporter / May 14, 2015 / comments

Local Legislators Push For Better Behavioral Healthcare

by Carol Clark / May 13, 2015 / comments
Members of the Legislative Finance Committee at Tuesday's Behavioral Health presentation in Santa Fe. Courtesy photo

Legislators Push For Better Behavioral Healthcare

Serious Questions Arise At Legislative Finance Committee Behavioral Health Presentation

Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Invitation To Health Care Options Debriefing

by Staff Reporter / May 11, 2015 / comments

Invitation To Health Care Options Debriefing

ESPAÑOLA - Health Action New Mexico, a statewide non-profit organization focused on to improving access to health care is holding a “Regional Debriefing” to engage partners in ideas, better practices and actions that should be taken in order to build a better more powerful process to help New Mexican Families to learn about their healthcare options and to get enrolled.

6 PACC Day Helping Give Youth Alternatives To Alcohol & Drugs

by Staff Reporter / May 08, 2015 / comments

6 PACC Day Helping Give Youth Alternatives To Alcohol & Drugs

ESPAÑOLA — 384 students from 17 local schools converged on Ranchitos Park on Thursday morning for the 3rd annual 6 PAC (6th graders promoting alternative choices) Conference for area sixth graders.

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