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Three Lovelace Hospitals Named to Top 100 Best Places to Work

Three Lovelace Health System hospitals were named to Modern Healthcare’s 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare for 2016.

Lovelace Medical Center, Lovelace Westside Hospital and Lovelace Women’s Hospital all made the list this year.

The recognition program, now in its ninth year, honors workplaces throughout the industry that help employees provide patients and customers with the best possible care, products and services.

New Lovelace center focuses on sleep

Albuquerque Journal
By Steve Sinovic / Journal Staff Writer
Tuesday, June 21st, 2016 at 2:20pm
 
The new Lovelace Sleep Center has four beds, from which a patient with a sleep disorder can be monitored so a treatment plan can be developed. (Dean Hanson/Albuquerque Journal)
A new center at Lovelace Westside Hospital has opened to help sleep-challenged patients get more shut eye.
 

Thanks to doctors, staff at Lovelace for care

Roswell Daily Record
June 14, 2016 • Dear Editor
 
My family and I would like to thank Dr. Wenner, Dr. Alkhouri, Dr. Rader, Dr. Hernandez, and Dr. Chechani for the [auth] care that they gave me during my stay at Lovelace.
I also want to thank the staff and nurses for their care and becoming my second family.
 
A special thank you to Maddie and her entertaining ways. I miss all of you. God bless each and every one of you and your families.
Lucy Barela
Roswell
 

Lovelace Westside Hospital earns four-star CMS score

Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE, JUNE 14, 2016 — Lovelace Westside Hospital was one of three hospitals in the state of New Mexico to earn a four-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). 
 
The star-rating is based on seven criteria: mortality outcomes, readmission outcomes, safety outcomes, patient experience (via the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Health Care Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) Survey), imaging efficiency, timeliness of care and effectiveness of care. 
 

Dishing the dirt on Lovelace's new site

Albuquerque Journal
By Steve Sinovic / Journal Staff Writer
Monday, June 13th, 2016 at 12:02am
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Heavy equipment is on site grading for the future Lovelace Medical Group office building at Jefferson and Osuna.

Editorial: Patient transfer deal helps UNMH, Lovelace, patients

Albuquerque Journal
By Albuquerque Journal Editorial Board
Saturday, June 11th, 2016 at 12:05am
Relief is on the way for the ever-crowded emergency room at the University of New Mexico Hospital.
It’s routine for patients to sit for hours in jammed emergency room waiting areas and then in temporary beds adjacent to the ER while waiting to be admitted. A patient transfer agreement with Lovelace Health System should provide some relief.
 

Editorial: Patient transfer deal helps UNMH, Lovelace, patients

Albuquerque Journal
By Albuquerque Journal Editorial Board
Saturday, June 11th, 2016 at 12:05am
Relief is on the way for the ever-crowded emergency room at the University of New Mexico Hospital.
It’s routine for patients to sit for hours in jammed emergency room waiting areas and then in temporary beds adjacent to the ER while waiting to be admitted. A patient transfer agreement with Lovelace Health System should provide some relief.
 

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

Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE, JUNE 10, 2016 — Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center has received the Mission: Lifeline® Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific high quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks. This is the second year in a row the Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center has been recognized with this award. 
 

Varios hospitales de Nuevo México tienen el programa de abrazos

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Albuquerque, (ENTRAVISION).- El programa de abrazos ayuda los recién nacidos que tienen complicaciones por las adicciones de su madre. Varios hospitales del estado han implementado este programa.
 
(The cuddler program helps recent newborns who have complications due to their mothers’ addictions. Many hospitals in the state have implemented this program.)
 

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