NMPSIA - The Authority

The New Mexico Public Schools Insurance Authority (NMPSIA) was created by the NM Legislature in 1986 to serve as a purchasing agency for public school districts, post-secondary educational entities and charter schools. Through NMPSIA, member schools are afforded the opportunity to offer quality employee benefit and risk coverages.

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NMPSIA Organization Chart

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NMPSIA Board Members

Name Representing
Alfred Park, President Governor Appointee
Chris Parrino, Vice President NM Association of School Business Officials
Trish Ruiz, Secretary Educational Entities at Large
Denise Balderas Governor Appointee
Tim Crone American Federation of Teachers NM
Travis Dempsey NM Superintendents Association
Pauline Jaramillo NM School Boards Association
Bethany Jarrell National Education Association NM
K.T. Manis Public Education Commission
David Martinez, Jr. National Education Association NM
Sammy J. Quintana Governor Appointee

NMPSIA Board Meeting Minutes 2023

NMPSIA Associated Carriers and Consultants

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New Mexico Public Schools Insurance Authority
nmpsia logo Customer Service for Administrative issues
Issues | Claim Issues | Appeals
1-800-548-3724 nmpsia.com
NMPSIA Eligibility Administrative Office
erisa logo Erisa Administrative Services, Inc.
Eligibility | Enrollment | Premium Billing | COBRA Administrator
1-800-233-3164 nmpsiaonline.nmpsia.com
Carrier Group Number Customer Service Website Address
blue cross logo N05501 – High
N05502 – Low
213895 – EPO
1.888.966.7742 https://www.bcbsnm.com/nmpsia
Video Visits: mdlive.com!NMPSIA (or visit bcbsnm.com; log in as a member to locate the link)
cigna logo 3343552 1.800.244.6224 https://connections.cigna.com/newmexico/
Video Visits: visit myCigna.com for appointment via MDLIVE
cigna logo A0000035 1.888.275.7737 https://www.phs.org/health-plans/employer-plans/Pages/new-mexico-public-schools-insurance-authority.aspx
Video Visits: visit phs.org and click on "Login to MyPres" to locate link
cvs logo RxBIN 004336
1.877.787.0652 https://www.caremark.com/
delta dental logo 8564 – Low
8565 – High
1.877.395.9420 https://www.deltadentalnm.com/
UNITED CONCORDIA dental logo 812022 (refer to ID card or subgroup #) 1.888.898.0370 https://www.unitedconcordia.com/benefits/clients-corner/New-Mexico-Public-School-Client-Corner-Dental-Benefits
Davis vision logo 7129 1.800.999.5431 https://www.davisvision.com/member
The Standard logo 645549 1.888.609.9763
Ext. 0957
  • Spring Budget Workshop

    NMPSIA Statistical Reporting

    • 834 Weekly Data File

      Summary of most recent weekly benefit enrollment information reported to carriers.

    • Billing Grand Totals by Month by Carrier

      Summary of most recent weekly benefit enrollment information reported to carriers.

    • Budget Assistant

      Historical and current employee benefit participation with information by salary range, percentage of employer contribution, and enrollment tier.