Before, during and after the birth of the Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama repeated one talking point over and over: If you are happy with your current insurance, nothing will change.
Robert Hare was happy with his insurance. So were Gregory Rothrock and his family. Yet, their insurance must change, and it will cost them more money. The individual insurance plans Hare and Rothrock bought from Presbyterian Healthcare Services will become illegal under the act, also known as Obamacare, starting Jan. 1.
RACHELLE SPENCER has joined the Heart Hospital of New Mexicoat Lovelace Medical Center as Administrator. Spencer has 20 years’ experience in hospital operations including 17 years’ experience in hospital executive level positions. She previously worked as the CEO of Kindred Hospital in Phoenix; as an associate administrator at the Tucson Heart Hospital in Tucson; and as the assistant chief executive officer at Payson Regional Medical Center in Payson, Ariz.
Cathy Fitzgerald, ER Nurse at Lovelace, did a live interview with KOB-TV this weekend at Balloon Fiesta Park to talk about the Lovelace First Aid Clinic. Lovelace has operated this Clinic at Balloon Fiesta for the past 20 years and Lovelace Health System is the Official Healthcare Provider for the 2013 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
Lovelace Women’s Hospital presented the Sixth Annual Girls’ Night Out at Hotel Albuquerque on Friday, Oct. 4. Missy Labate from Lovelace Women’s Hospital talked with KOB-TVs Heather Mills about the event.