Opportunity costs

UNM and Presbyterian Hospital are discussing a joint venture – a single children’s hospital, unified under common governance or housed under one roof. Healthcare professionals argue this would make good medical sense. But what about financial sense?

Oil leases bring jobs, strains to southeast NM

The September 2018 sale of nearly $1 billion in federal oil and gas leases in southeast New Mexico has set off one of the greatest oil booms in American history and has overwhelmed everything from the region’s highway to its housing supply.

For healthcare, please take a number

Throughout much of New Mexico, finding a doctor can be difficult. In a small village, the specialized services required for a diagnosis of autism are hard to come by, and treatment is nonexistent.