Written by Anuja Vaidya
Lovelace Westside Hospital in Albuquerque, N.M., has announced that it will add a pediatric area to its emergency department.
As part of renovations to its emergency department, the hospital will dedicate four private exam rooms to children and their families.
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Lovelace Westside Hospital will soon have a pediatric area in its emergency department.
As part of the emergency department’s “face lift,” four private exam rooms of the emergency department will be dedicated to children and their families.
“It’s part of the evolution of care … that’s become more specialized,” said Dr. Rebecca Webb, who is the medical director of the pediatric program at Lovelace Westside Hospital.
Employer: Lovelace Medical Group
Position: General Surgeon