New Mexico - Northwest

Jerry Harrison, PhD
Tel: 505 260 0993 /800-288-6930

Northwest New Mexico includes Albuquerque and its complex health care delivery system, as well as many rural and frontier communities. The area features the "Four Corners" area of the country, and the resident population in this quadrant includes the tri-cultural heritage of Native American, Hispanic and Anglo populations.

The New Mexico Department of Health will process waiver applications on a continuous basis.
Jerry Harrison, PhD, Executive Director, New Mexico Health Resources, Inc., maintains a list of openings that will consider J-1's. Dr. Harrison may be contacted at 505-260-0993. J-1's applicants may fax their CV to 505-260-1919 or email their CV to

For applications and general information, contact Jasmin Hendrickson, Program Coordinator, New Mexico Department of Health at 505-222-8672. Please note that Ms. Hendrickson does not maintain a list of physician openings.

A description of the current Visa Waiver Application Process may be found at:

 New Mexico participates fully in the waiver program, with both primary care and specialists eligible to participate. New Mexico also allocates ten "undesignated" slots to practice sites in urban areas that treat patients from underserved areas of the state. New Mexico accepts applications on a continuous basis.

J1 Contact Information

Jasmin Hendrickson
New Mexico Department of Health
300 San Mateo NE
Suite 900
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108
Phone: (505) 222-8672
Fax: (505) 222-8675
NMDOH J-1 Visa Waiver Application Process

Jerry Harrison, PhD
New Mexico Health Resources, Inc.
300 San Mateo NE
Suite 905
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108
Phone: 505 260 0993 /800-288-6930
Fax: 505-260-1919


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