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KOB Lovelace Wetside Hospital Pediatric Dentistry


KOB Channel 4's Erica Zucco discussed Lovelace Westside Hospital's growing pediatric dentistry service line, and interviewed local dentist Dr. Spencer Tasker on July 30, 2015.  

Lovelace hospital expanding dentistry for special-needs kids

Albuquerque Journal

By Rosalie Rayburn

Lovelace Westside Hospital is expanding dentistry services for children with special needs in response to growing demand from local providers.

Sarcastic Facebook posts and print media: what Lovelace's CFO reads

Albuquerque Business First

If what you ingest and imbibe affects physical performance, could the same be said for the information you consume?

We asked forerunners in the New Mexico business community about their reading habits, how and where they get their news and what other media they consume — from television to Netflix to music that pops up on their iPods and stereos.

Lovelace employee Pays It 4ward to hospital greeter


First impressions are important. You've heard it before. This edition of Pay It 4ward features a recipient who is in charge of first impressions at a local hospital.

Lovelace Westside Hospital - concrete, glass and stone on the outside. 

On the inside, right when you come in, the undeniable warmth and irresistible sense of humor of retired nurse Mary Wentz emanates.

Bobby Jo Trujillo nominated Mary, who's a volunteer greeter and guide at the hospital.

Kudos and accreditations grow patient volume, physician base at Lovelace

Albuquerque Business First

Lovelace Medical Center has received another award and its CEO says the recent recognition, along with key accreditations are contributing to an increased patient volume at the hospital, as well a boost in physician recruitment.

People on the Move - Recognition: Sheri Milone

Albuquerque Business First

Sheri Milone has been elected to serve a two year term as a member on the Executive Board for the American Heart Association, New Mexico Chapter. She is CEO of Lovelace Women's Hospital.

See the original story here.

Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center Receives American College of Cardiology Award for Cardiac Care

ALBUQUERQUE – July 13, 2015 – Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center has received the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR ACTION Registry–GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2015. Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center is one of only 319 hospitals nationwide to receive the honor.

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

ALBUQUERQUE, JUNE 30, 2015 — Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center has received the Mission: Lifeline® Gold Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks.

Lovelace Hospital Gastroenterologist Dr. Anna Vertkin on Good Day New Mexico


Dr. Anna Vertkin, a gastroenterologist at Lovelace Medical Group, appeared on Good Day New Mexico to discuss her practice.

View the clip here

News and Events

How to Calm a Crying Baby: You’re Not a Bad Parent! (We Promise)

Every parent has been there at 3 a.m.: your baby is crying and you

Lovelace Medical Center and Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital Job Fair March 2

From nursing to physical therapy, occupational therapy, case management and more, discover how yo

The art of giving builds pride among hospital staff
“I saw some of the other nurses wearing them and I asked, ‘Where do you get those?’” Heart Hosp