News Stories

Exposing Babies to Bacteria - Interview with Dr. Jeffrey Thomas

KASA This Morning

Dr. Jeffrey Thomas from Lovelace Medical Group was on “KASA This Morning” to discuss a new study that shows how exposing babies to bacteria may protect them from allergies.

Eric Hardy, CFO, Lovelace Medical Group

Albuquerque Business First
  • Eric Hardy
  • Submission Type: New Hire
  • Current employer: Lovelace Medical Group
  • Current title/position: Chief Financial Officer
  • Industry: Health Care
  • Position level: C-Level

Lovelace Women’s Hospital Has Low C-Section Rate

Prime Time June

Lovelace Women’s Hospital has the lowest cesarean section rate of all the major hospitals delivering high risk patients in New Mexico. To date in 2014, Lovelace Women’s Hospital has a cesarean section rate of 17.1 percent.  The national average for C-sections is at 33 percent.

Trotter Named CNO at Lovelace Regional

Roswell Daily Record

Kristin Trotter, RN, was named the new Chief Nursing Officer at Lovelace Regional Hospital in May. Trotter has more than 13 years of experience in health care management and leadership overseeing nursing services and quality assurance.

Diet Myths and Facts - Interview with Dr. Duc Vuong

KASA This Morning

Dr. Duc Vuong, Director of Lovelace Bariatrics, was on “KASA This Morning” to talk about diet myths and facts.

Lovelace Ad Campaign Targets Veterans Needing Medical Care

KOB-TV

By: Kai Porter, KOB Eyewitness News 4

As the Albuquerque VA tries to shorten long wait times for veterans, other hospitals are quick to offer their services.

You may have seen an ad in the paper over the past few days in the form of an open letter from the CEO of Lovelace Medical Group to New Mexico veterans. In the letter, Dr. John Cruickshank said vets deserve access to health care in a timely manner and he wants vets to know they have options.    

Local Man Hopes to Make it on America's Got Talent

KOB-TV

By: Tessa Mentus, KOB Eyewitness News 4

Charlie Miller's real desire is to just get a chance. A chance to show the nation what so many in Albuquerque already know; that singing and playing the guitar isn't just his skill, it's a passion.

KOB Eyewitness News 4 first reported on Charlie almost a year ago. He's worked at Lovelace Medical Center for decades, but he makes an even bigger difference when he clocks out and picks up his guitar. Charlie brings a little "Elvis" to the medical center, giving live performances to the patients.

Heart Hospital Gets Love From American Heart Association

Albuquerque Business First

The Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center has been honored by the American Heart Association for its treatment of severe heart attack patients.

Best Waterproof Sunscreens

KASA Air Date: Friday, June 13

 

Dr. Angela Sanchez from Lovelace Medical Group was recently on “KASA This Morning” to discuss waterproof sunscreens and which sunscreens work best to protect you and your family members.

 

 

New Hires, Peter Verrecchia and Donna Basden

ABQ Journal

Peter Verrecchia, CPA, has joined the Lovelace Medical Center at chief financial officer. Verrecchia has 30 years’ experience in the health-care finances field and 11 years’ experience

as a chief financial officer. He previously worked for five years as the vice president of finance and the chief financial officer for Jackson Hospital and Clinic in Montgomery, Ala.; as

the chief financial officer at the Sierra Providence East Medical Center in El Paso; at the Bandywine Hospital in Coatesville, Pa.; and at Memorial Hospital of Salem County in Salem, N.J.

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