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New Mexico DOH COVID-19 Vaccine Update


 Continuing in September, COVID-19 vaccinations will be offered from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. every Monday and Friday (except for holidays) at the Walter Gerrells Performing Arts Center (Exhibition Center), 4012 National Parks Hwy in Carlsbad.

Vaccines will be offered at the Artesia Public Health Office (1001 W. Memorial Drive) from 7:30-10:30 a.m. (drive-thru) on Tuesday and Thursday.  

To register, please visit

For more information, please call (575) 885-4191 (Carlsbad) or (575) 746-9819 (Artesia). Other vaccination options are also being offered at other posted locations in Eddy County. 

COVID-19 Testing Update

COVID-19 testing options are now available through the NMDOH at the following times and locations. Testing will no longer be taking place at the public health office. Please note – many local pharmacies, medical providers and employers are now offering COVID-19 testing. Please visit for updated locations. New Mexicans may also obtain free COVID-19 tests through a service called Vault. Visit for more information. 

Carlsbad  – Mondays 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Walter Gerrells Performing Arts Ctr. – Front Parking Lot

4012 National Parks Hwy.

Artesia -Tuesdays 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Artesia Bulldog Bowl – Parking Lot

1600 W. Grand Ave.

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