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Lovelace earns kudos from Modern Healthcare as a 'best' place to work

New Mexico Business Weekly

By Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter

Two Lovelace Health System hospitals and its Lovelace Health Plan have made the list of the top 100 places to work in the health care field by Modern Healthcare magazine.

Randy Siner | NMBW

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

KOAT-TV

KOAT-TV recently interviewed Dr. Rebecca Webb, a pediatrician at Lovelace Westside Hospital, on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.

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Dr. Cruickshank Named Chief Medical Officer at Lovelace Health System

Lovelace Health System

I am pleased to announce that John M. Cruickshank, D.O., has been named the new Chief Medical Officer for Lovelace Health System, effective immediately.

Dr. Cruickshank will oversee the medical directors of Lovelace Health Plan, Lovelace hospitals and physicians group administrators.

Lovelace Health System Launches Don't Bug Me

KOAT-TV, KRQE

Lovelace Health System held its 4th Annual “Don’t Bug Me” Flu event on Oct. 17 at Montezuma Elementary School.
 
More than 45 third graders learned proper hand washing techniques and received information on flu
prevention from health professionals, including Dr. John Iacuone from Lovelace Health Plan.
 

Lovelace Acquires Southwest Medical Associates

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Physician Practice Adds to Lovelace’s Quality Reputation

Lovelace Buys Southwest Medical

ABQ Journal

By Winthrop Quigley / Journal Staff Writer  Fri, Oct 19, 2012

Lovelace Health System has acquired Southwest Medical Associates, a 33-year-old physician-owned, multi-specialty medical practice. The parties declined to disclose terms.

Lovelace Health acquires physician practice

Modern Physician

By Jessica Zigmond
October 19, 2012

Albuquerque-based Lovelace Health System has acquired Southwest Medical Associates, a physician practice that will retain its name, leadership and all 150 employees in the deal. No financial terms were disclosed, said a spokeswoman for Lovelace.

Effective immediately, the transaction starts a new physician model for Lovelace that will rely on a mix of employed, strategically aligned and community physicians.

Lovelace Health System Garners Physician Support

Prime Time

Lovelace Senior Health Plan member Reymundo Horacitas said he did not particularly like having to change his primary care physician when that doctor left Lovelace’s network of providers last month.

But Horacitas said it wasn’t as difficult as he had expected, and now he wants to publically show support for what he calls his “Lovelace family.”

PRC Chooses Lovelace Policy as Health Exchange Benchmark

New Mexico Business Weekly

By Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter

 The New Mexico Public Regulation Commission said Wednesday it has chosen a Lovelace Health Plan policy as the benchmark for health insurance policies to be sold on the state’s health insurance exchange under the federal Affordable Care Act.

The decision means all other insurers who want to sell policies on the exchange when it begins operating in 2014 must meet or exceed what Lovelace offers in its plan, the PRC said in a news release.

Lovelace Health System Launches Don’t Bug Me Event

KOB-TV, KOAT-TV, KRQE-TV, KLUZ

Lovelace Health System held its 4th Annual “Don’t Bug Me” Flu event on Oct. 17 at
Montezuma Elementary School.
 
More than 45 third graders learned proper hand washing techniques and received information on flu
prevention from health professionals, including Dr. John Iacuone from Lovelace Health Plan.
 

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