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Centennial Care for Native Americans

Presbyterian has been part of New Mexico’s history for over 100 years. We are the only health plan that has been serving Medicaid members since New Mexico began offering Medicaid plans over 20 years ago. We are proud to continue to be your partner in health.

Presbyterian is committed to improving the health of Native American members, patients and communities we serve.

  • People First: Members, Patients, Employees and Clinician Partners
  • Wholeness: Body, Mind, Spirit and Community
  • High Performance: Excellence, Innovation, Teamwork and Trust

Choose Presbyterian as your partner in health

Presbyterian Centennial Care is designed to keep you in good health. Along with the standard Centennial Care benefits, we give you value added services and the tools to help you reach your best health. Presbyterian Health Plan also has a dedicated Native American team to help you with your healthcare needs.

We are a Managed Care Organization (MCO) Medicaid plan that helps manage your healthcare needs. We help you access healthcare services when you are healthy and when you are not. We also help when you have special needs or need complex healthcare services. Also, Native American Centennial Care members do not pay copays when receiving medical services.

You can choose Presbyterian Centennial Care when you complete the Medicaid application.

Presbyterian Centennial Care provides you with all the care you need

Benefits include Preventative care, Care for pregnant moms, Dental and vision services, Disease management, Urgent or emergency care, Long-term services and support, Prescription drug coverage, Behavioral health services and much more.

Native Americans can receive healthcare service at Indian Health Service, Tribal Healthcare Facilities, Urban Indian Health Centers (I/T/Us) as well as the Presbyterian Health Plan network of providers

Value Added Services

On top of all the great benefits and services that come with being a Presbyterian Centennial Care member, you also get value added services.*These are services that go beyond Medicaid covered benefits.

  • Traditional Medicine Benefit- We know that customs are a vital part of health and wellness for Native American people. We seek to honor and support your culture with this benefit. We can help with $300 per calendar year (January 1 – December 31) to help with getting traditional medicine services.
  • Full benefits for “Pregnancy Services Only” members
  • Baby Benefits Program
  • Physicals
  • Dental varnish
  • Medisafe
  • Tabtime Vibe
  • Wellness classes

Learn more about value added benefits

Native American Consumer Advisory Board

Presbyterian Native American Affairs program hosts Native American Consumer Advisory Board (NACAB) meetings to help us better serve Native American members and communities. These are excellent opportunities for our members to provide feedback, get answers to concerns and have direct communication with the Native American Affairs team.

2020 Native American Consumer Advisory Board Meeting Will Be Available by Zoom or Call In.

Contact any of the Native American Affairs team for more information.


Such services are funded in part with the State of New Mexico.​​​​​​