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Two Lovelace Health System facilities named to Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work 2017 list

Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE, June 6, 2017 – Lovelace Health System is pleased to announce that Lovelace Medical Center and Lovelace Women’s Hospital were both named to Modern Healthcare Best  Places to Work in Healthcare 2017 list.
 
This is Lovelace Medical Center’s second time on the list, while Lovelace Women’s Hospital has appeared nine years in a row. Both facilities were the only two in New Mexico named to the list this year. 
 

Lovelace, UNM Medical Group celebrate opening of new rehab hospital

KRQE

Lovelace Health System and UNM Medical Group celebrated the grand opening of the Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital on Wednesday, May 31 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Click on the link below to view the clip from KRQE.

Mortally Maternal

Santa Fe Reporter

Abraham Lichtmacher, M.D., chief of women's services, spoke with the Santa Fe Reporter about how Lovelace Health System is working to reduce the number of maternal deaths from childbirth in New Mexico. Click the link below to read the article. 

Lovelace, UNM open join rehab hospital

Albuquerque Journal

Lovelace UNM Rehabiliation Hospital celebrated a grand opening with a ribbon cutting on Wednesday, May 31, 2017. The Albuquerque Journal discussed the new partnership and what it will mean for patients in Albuquerque. 

Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital on Good Day New Mexico

KOB

Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital CEO Derrick Jones joined Dr. Mike Richards of UNM Medical Group to discuss the new joint venture between Lovelace Health System and UNM. Click below to view the video. 

 

NM hospital adds new breast cancer treatment tool

KOB

KOB's Erica Zucco interviewed Dr. Calvin Ridgeway, surgical oncologist at Lovelace Women's Hospital Breast Care Center, regarding the new IORT (intraoperative radiotherapy) device.

Lovelace Regional Hospital selects Heather Harper to lead as CEO

Becker's Hospital Review

Becker's Hospital Review provided three notes about incoming Lovelace Regional Hospital CEO Heather Harper.

 

Lovelace hospital expansion

Roswell Daily Record

Lovelace Regional Hospital began its expansion of its labor and delivery unit, with Dr. Steven North, OB-GYN, swining the sledgehammer. The Roswell Daily Record covered the story online. 

For Your Health: Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital

KASA/KRQE

Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital CEO Derrick Jones and UNM Medical Group Interim CEO Jill Klar went on the KASA morning show to discuss the new partnership, which went into effect May 1, 2017. 

Long-awaited office development celebrates major tenant

Albuquerque Business First

Albuquerque Business First highlighted Lovelace Medical Group's new clinic at Osuna and Jefferson NE in Albuquerque. The clinic is the first tenant in the 7.1-acre Independence Square development. 

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