New Mexico health officials today reported 219 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the statewide total so far to 198,576. The health department has designated 183,813 of those cases as recovered.

Bernalillo County had 93 cases, followed by San Juan County with 37 and Curry County with 15. Santa Fe County had nine new cases.

The state also announced 10 additional deaths among residents ranging in age from their 30s to their 90s; there have now been 4,083 fatalities.

As of today, 138 people are hospitalized with COVID-19.*

Currently, 58.5% of New Mexicans have had at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and 44.5 % are fully vaccinated. In Santa Fe County, 69.2% have had at least one dose and 50.1% are fully inoculated.

Health Secretary Dr. Tracie Collins and Human Services Secretary Dr. David Scrase will provide a COVID-19 and vaccine news update at 1 pm tomorrow, which will stream on the New Mexico Department of Health Facebook page, and be available with Spanish language interpretation on Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s YouTube page.

The health department will also update counties’ red-to-green status again tomorrow using its new and more relaxed metrics for evaluating COVID-19 risk.

New cases

  • 93 new cases in Bernalillo County
  • 1 new case in Chaves County
  • 15 new cases in Curry County
  • 13 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 3 new cases in Eddy County
  • 1 new case in Grant County
  • 2 new cases in Lea County
  • 2 new cases in Lincoln County
  • 6 new cases in McKinley County
  • 3 new cases in Otero County
  • 7 new cases in Quay County
  • 4 new cases in Rio Arriba County
  • 7 new cases in Roosevelt County
  • 7 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 37 new cases in San Juan County
  • 9 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 1 new case in Sierra County
  • 1 new case in Taos County
  • 1 new case in Torrance County
  • 6 new cases in Valencia County

New fatalities

  • A male in his 50s from Curry County who was hospitalized and had underlying conditions
  • A female in her 70s from Curry County who was hospitalized and had underlying conditions
  • A male in his 30s from Doña Ana County who had underlying conditions
  • A male in his 50s from Doña Ana County who was hospitalized and had underlying conditions
  • A second male in his 50s from Doña Ana County who was hospitalized and had underlying conditions
  • A male in his 60s from Lea County who was hospitalized and had underlying conditions
  • A male in his 80s from Lea County who was hospitalized
  • A female in her 90s from Lea County who had underlying conditions
  • A female in her 60s from San Juan County who had underlying conditions
  • A male in his 70s from Valencia County who was hospitalized, had underlying conditions and was a resident of the Belen Meadows Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.

Congregate facilities

The Department of Health has identified at least one positive COVID-19 case in residents and/or staff in the past 28 days at the following facilities:

  • Albuquerque Heights Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center
  • Bear Canyon Rehabilitation Center in Albuquerque
  • Belen Meadows Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Belen
  • Brookdale Santa Fe
  • Brookdale Valencia in Albuquerque
  • Canyon Transitional Rehabilitation Center in Albuquerque
  • Desert Peaks Assisting Living and Memory Care in Las Cruces
  • Genesis Healthcare Uptown in Albuquerque
  • Genesis Silver City Care Center in Silver City
  • Good Samaritan Society – Betty Dare in Alamogordo
  • Lakeview Christian Home in Carlsbad
  • The Meadows Home at the New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute in Las Vegas
  • New Mexico State Veterans Home in Truth or Consequences
  • Princeton Place in Albuquerque
  • The Rehabilitation Center of Albuquerque
  • The Rio at Las Estancias in Albuquerque
  • Sunset Vista Senior Living Center in Silver City
  • Welbrook Senior Living in Las Cruces

Statewide cases

According to a health department news release, previously reported numbers included 14 cases that have been identified as duplicates (one in Bernalillo County, four in Doña Ana County, two in Luna County, one in Quay County, two in Taos County, two in Union County and two in Valencia County); and one in Bernalillo County that has been determined to be an out-of-state resident—these have now been corrected from the state totals. County totals are subject to change upon further investigation and determination of residency of individuals positive for COVID-19.

  • Bernalillo County: 57,211
  • Catron County: 92
  • Chaves County: 8,929
  • Cibola County: 2,862
  • Colfax County: 754
  • Curry County: 5,131
  • De Baca County: 146
  • Doña Ana County: 24,643
  • Eddy County: 6,820
  • Grant County: 1,702
  • Guadalupe County: 380
  • Harding County: 10
  • Hidalgo County: 361
  • Lea County: 8,272
  • Lincoln County: 1,671
  • Los Alamos County: 519
  • Luna County: 3,314
  • McKinley County: 12,244
  • Mora County: 170
  • Otero County: 3,832
  • Quay County: 465
  • Rio Arriba County: 3,596
  • Roosevelt County: 1,928
  • Sandoval County: 11,892
  • San Juan County: 14,663
  • San Miguel County: 1,346
  • Santa Fe County: 10,142
  • Sierra County: 750
  • Socorro County: 1,310
  • Taos County: 1,658
  • Torrance County: 728
  • Union County: 248
  • Valencia County: 6,673

Cases among people being held by federal agencies

  • Cibola County Correctional Center: 445
  • Otero County Federal Prison Facility: 444
  • Otero County Processing Center: 198
  • Torrance County Detention Facility: 47

Cases among people being held by the New Mexico Department of Corrections

  • Central New Mexico Correctional Facility in Valencia County: 298
  • Guadalupe County Correctional Facility: 251
  • Lea County Correctional Facility: 761
  • Northeast New Mexico Correctional Facility in Union County: 167
  • Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center in Cibola County: 128
  • Otero County Prison Facility: 473
  • Penitentiary of New Mexico in Santa Fe County: 218
  • Roswell Correctional Center: 229
  • Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility in Doña Ana County: 229
  • Springer Correctional Center in Colfax County: 151
  • Western New Mexico Correctional Facility in Cibola County: 75

*Per the health department, hospitalization figures include people who were tested elsewhere but are hospitalized in New Mexico, but don’t include people who were tested here but are hospitalized out of state.