Carlsbad Family Health Center Welcomes Patricia Aldaz, CNP

January 24, 2019

Presbyterian Medical Services (PMS) – Carlsbad Family Health Center welcomes Patricia Aldaz to its team. Aldaz is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with more than 26 years of experience in nursing and health administration. She is accepting new patients at 575-887-2455. The Center is located at 2013 San Jose Blvd. in Carlsbad and offers medical services.

“I love how PMS focuses on preventative care in rural New Mexico,” said Aldaz. “I believe that prevention of disease is key to a healthy state.”

She works with both adults and children. Her experience of 26 years as a registered nurse includes emergency care, women’s services, labor and delivery, and primary care. Her passion is being able to treat the entire family, getting to know patients on a personal level to help them meet their health goals.

Aldaz earned her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. She also earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from UNM and an Associate of Science in Nursing from New Mexico State University-Carlsbad. Her education at UNM focused on rural and preventative care.

As with all PMS federally qualified health centers, Carlsbad Family Health Center is not-for-profit and accredited by The Joint Commission. The Center does not turn away any patient due to lack of insurance or financial status. Payment options include Medicare, Medicaid, and most private insurance.

Presbyterian Medical Services is a not-for-profit organization that has been designing and delivering quality accessible integrated health, education, and human services in response to identified community needs since 1969. The organization largely serves rural and multi-cultural populations. For more information about Presbyterian Medical Services, please visit or call 800-477-7633.