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Lovelace Regional Hospital's Labor of Love Health Fair

Are you a new or expecting mom? Join Lovelace Regional Hospital on Saturday, June 25 for the second annual Labor of Love health fair! We'll feature a variety of organizations with important infant education and resources for you and your growing family.

Celebrating fatherhood this Father's Day

Studies have found that loving and nurturing fathers improve outcomes for children, families and communities. Children with involved and loving fathers are more likely to do well in school, have healthy self esteem, exhibit empathy and avoid risk-taking behaviors.

Lovelace Westside Hospital earns four-star CMS score

Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE, JUNE 14, 2016 — Lovelace Westside Hospital was one of three hospitals in the state of New Mexico to earn a four-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). 
 
The star-rating is based on seven criteria: mortality outcomes, readmission outcomes, safety outcomes, patient experience (via the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Health Care Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) Survey), imaging efficiency, timeliness of care and effectiveness of care. 
 

Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center honored with Mission: Lifeline achievement award for second year

Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE, JUNE 10, 2016 — Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center has received the Mission: Lifeline® Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific high quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks. This is the second year in a row the Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center has been recognized with this award. 
 

Fit For Summer

Join us for a discussion with Danielle Rice, Director of Therapy Services and
other Lovelace leaders on how to keep you and your family fit, healthy and injury
free this summer.
Lovelace Regional Hospital now offers outpatient rehabilitation and physical
therapy services to keep you healthy, speed up your recovery after an injury, and
manage pain. Lovelace Regional Hospital also offers a number of additional
outpatient services including medical imaging, laboratory, cardiology and

Childhood Nutrition Seminar

Childhood is the best time learn new habits, especially healthy eating! Join our registered dietitians Astrida Teneng MS, RD, LD, CDE and Jennifer Herrera MS, RD, LD for a fun and educational seminar on childhood nutrition. 

They will cover:

Lovelace program Resuscitation Rangers teaches hands-only CPR to save lives

Each year, more than 320,000 people go into cardiac arrest when their heart suddenly stops sending blood to the body and brain. Survival depends on immediately receiving CPR. Yet, the majority of the time, people are not in the hospital when this happens. What if no one around them knows what to do?

Lovelace & UNMH Announce Partnership

KOAT

Lovelace Health System and University of New Mexico Hospital have announced a partnership to transfer patients to Lovelace hospitals when possible. KOAT Action 7 News covered the story May 31, 2016.

 

 

UNMH, Lovelace partner with transfer agreement

Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE, May 31, 2016 – University of New Mexico Health System and Lovelace Health System are partnering on a patient transfer plan that aims to improve access to hospital medical care in New Mexico.
Under a newly developed clinical partnership, patients waiting in UNM Hospital’s emergency department to be admitted to a hospital room may be transferred to an available room at any of three Lovelace acute-care hospitals in Albuquerque, if the patient consents. 
 

Derrick Jones always finds time for family

Albuquerque Business First

Joe Cardillo, Reporter

Like a lot of health care executives, Derrick Jones has long days. 

News and Events

Celebrating fatherhood this Father's Day

Studies have found that loving and nurturing fathers improve outcomes for children, families and

Lovelace Westside Hospital earns four-star CMS score
ALBUQUERQUE, JUNE 14, 2016 — Lovelace