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Lovelace Medical Center receives national accreditation in radiation oncology

Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE – February 20, 2017 – Lovelace Medical Center has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in radiation oncology as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR).
 
This accreditation represents the highest level of quality and patient safety in radiation oncology and is awarded only to facilities meeting specific practice guidelines and technical standards.
 

FREE Seminar! Financial Boot Camp for Growing Families

Are you a new parent or expecting a child? There are so many things to consider during this journey, including finances. Adding to your family can change your financial goals and make budgeting even more important.
 
Join financial advisors Jeffrey Coria and Steven Christensen to learn more about establishing a budget, planning for college and other important financial decisions as you grow your family.
 
Bring your family and your questions!
 
WHEN: Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Lovelace nurse manager reflects on career that inspired growth

Reina Valdez, RN, didn’t expected to one day lead a team of nurses as the manager of Labor and Delivery at Lovelace Regional Hospital - Roswell. In fact, she never expected to be a nurse. “After I graduated high school,” she explains, “I became a certified medical assistant. That’s where I started a medical career, but I thought I was certain I didn’t want to be a nurse.”

Physical therapist graduate finds experienced team and opportunity to build career at Lovelace

“I grew up in Albuquerque,” shares Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital physical therapist, Lindsey Borders, DPT. “Lovelace has always been one of the big hospitals in town.” Though Lindsey didn’t think of Lovelace at the time as the place she would build her career helping people, the at-a-distance familiarity with the health system became more tangible while nearing graduation from the University of New Mexico’s doctoral physical therapy program. “Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital team members spoke to our class. It sounded like a good opportunity.

Take it to Heart Health Fair & Senior Summit

Join the Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center, the New Mexico Heart Institute and the American Heart Association in the fight against heart disease!

  • Heart health presentations with doctors from New Mexico Heart Institute, including Dr. Munif Alkouz and Dr. Faisal Zaeem
  • Hands-only CPR demonstration from Lovelace's Resuscitation Rangers
  • Health screenings
  • Health & wellness vendors
  • Snacks will be served

 

Date: Saturday, February 18, 2017

Time: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Being a friend to a new mom or dad

Is your best friend having a baby? What is it you need to know to support this new mom or dad in your life? How will you keep your friendship through this new stage? What happens when photos from outings with your friend are replaced with baby photos on their refrigerator? Having a baby is most often a joyous time, but we can forget the amount of work that goes into becoming a new mother or father, especially if we haven’t experienced it ourselves.

Girl's Night Out-Cowgirls for a Cause

Wear your cowboy hats and receive a FREE red bandana*.
Everyone will be entered into a free drawing for door prizes.
 
Join Lovelace Regional Hospital for Girls’ Night Out!
 
Enjoy health and wellness, spa, and jewelry vendors, a fashion show, raffle and more! Take part in the Girls’ Night Out heart healthy activities to highlight heart disease education and support.
 
WHEN: Thursday, February 16 from 5:30 - 8 p.m.
WHERE: Roswell Civic Center 912 N. Main St.

Lovelace Leadership Series with Lovelace Westside Hospital Director of Nursing Denise Campbell

Nursing is very much a part of who Lovelace Westside Hospital Director of Nursing Denise Campbell, RNC-OB, BSN, is today and has been most of her life. She vividly remembers the smell of a hospital, where at the age of 16 she waited for a newborn family member to make it safely out of open heart surgery.

“I knew that I wanted to be that person who was helping,” she explains. “Two weeks after I graduated from high school, I went into the nursing program.”

Lovelace Health System, UNM Medical Group, Inc., and UNM School of Medicine Announce New Partnership

Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ALBUQUERQUE, JANUARY 11, 2017 — Lovelace Health System and UNM Medical Group, Inc., are partnering to deliver enhanced state-of-the-art rehabilitation services to New Mexico patients recovering from health care conditions such as stroke, brain injury and musculoskeletal disorders.

News and Events

Lovelace Medical Center receives national accreditation in radiation oncology
ALBUQUERQUE – February 20, 2017 – Lovelace Medical Center has been awarded a three-year term of
FREE Seminar! Financial Boot Camp for Growing Families
Are you a new parent or expecting a child?
Lovelace nurse manager reflects on career that inspired growth

Reina Valdez, RN, didn’t expected to one day lead a team of nurses as the manager of Labor and De