Abortion In Obamacare

New Mexico


Names of Insurance Carriers and Their Elective-Abortion Coverage:

  1. *Friday Health Plans (6): All plans exclude elective abortion (2021 plan documents). 
  2.  Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico (7): All plans exclude elective abortion (2021 plan documents)
  3. True Health of New Mexico (8): All plans exclude elective abortion (2021 plan documents).
  4. *Ambetter from Western Sky Community Care (8): All plans exclude elective abortion (2021 plan documents).
  5. Molina Healthcare (7): All plans exclude elective abortion (2021 plan documents).

Summary:  There are 36 Individual plans offered by five insurance carriers for 2021 on the New Mexico exchange. In 2021, 100% of plans on the federally-facilitated marketplace in New Mexico exclude elective abortion. Friday Health Plans and Ambetter from Western Sky Community Care entered the New Mexico marketplace for the first time. Since 2020, New Mexico Health Connections CO-OP (one of the four remaining CO-OPs) has announced that it will be closing down on January 1, 2021 due to future growth projections that were not large enough to sustain successful operations.

In 2020, 100% of Individual and Family plans excluded elective abortion from coverage.

In 2019, 100% of Individual and Family plans excluded elective abortion from coverage.

In 2018, at least two-thirds of plans on the federally-facilitated marketplace in New Mexico did not cover elective abortion.

If you have any questions about abortion and New Mexico’s healthcare options, email us at info@obamacareabortion.com. 

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Exchange is part of the Federally-Facilitated Marketplace (F) or State-Run (S): S

Website: https://www.bewellnm.com/ 

State Exchange Elective Abortion Opt-Out: No

Number of 2021 Insurance Carriers: 5

  • Total Number of Plans: 36
  • Number of Plans that Cover Elective Abortion: 0
  • Number of Plans that Do Not Cover Elective Abortion: 36
  • Number of Plans with Unknown Coverage: 0 

Key: 

Red= covers elective abortion 

Orange= some plans cover elective abortion or unknown

Green= does not cover elective abortion

*Bold denotes that this Insurance Carrier is new to the 2021 Marketplace

 

NEW MEXICO NEWS

General news regarding abortion coverage in Obamacare can be found here.

PR Newswire: New Mexico Health Connections CO-OP, Non-Profit Health Insurer, to Cease Operations in 2021 (August 11, 2020) 

Current Argus: BeWellnm taking applications for health insurance in New Mexico (November 11, 2020) 

Santa Fe New Mexican: New Mexico health insurance exchange's open enrollment begins (October 31, 2020)