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Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center receives American Heart Association accreditation for acute cardiac care

Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE — August 7, 2015 -- Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® Heart Attack Receiving Center Accreditation.

The accreditation program — sponsored by the American Heart Association and the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care —recognizes centers that meet or exceed quality of care measures for people experiencing the most severe type of heart attack, ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), in which blood flow is completely blocked to a portion of the heart.

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.

New device will help doctors monitor patients' hearts from anywhere

KOB

By Erica Zucco

The New Mexico Heart Institute and the Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center have partnered together to pioneer the implantation of new heart monitoring devices in heart failure patients. They expect it will make a huge difference for heart failure patients in New Mexico – and their families.

They’re called CardioMEMS, and on Aug. 3 and 4, doctors from the New Mexico Heart Institute implanted them in five different patients at the Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center.

Lovelace Health System facilities named to Modern Healthcare’s Top 100 Best Places to Work for 2015

KRQE

KRQE News in Albuquerque covered the story regarding Lovelace Westside Hospital and Lovelace Women's Hospital being named to Modern Healthcare's Top 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare on their morning program August 28, 2015.

2 NM hospitals land on national 'Best Places to Work in Healthcare' list

Albuquerque Business First

Two Lovelace Health System hospitals have landed on health care publication Modern Healthcare's 2015 Best Places to Work in Healthcare top 100 list.

Lovelace Women’s Hospital makes the list for the seventh consecutive year, while Lovelace Westside Hospital lands its fifth appearance on the list since 2008.

Two Lovelace Health System facilities named to Modern Healthcare’s Top 100 Best Places to Work for 2015

Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE (August 25, 2015) –   Lovelace Women’s Hospital and Lovelace Westside Hospital were both named to Modern Healthcare’s Top 100 Places to Work in Healthcare for 2015.

This is the eighth year that this recognition program has honored workplaces throughout the health care industry that empower their employees to provide patients and customers with the best possible care, products and services.

California firm launching cutting edge medical technology in Albuquerque

Albuquerque Business First

By Sal Christ

California-based TriVascular Technologies (NASDAQ: TRIV) is debuting its Ovation iX Abdominal Stent Graft System in Albuquerque this week and New Mexico Heart Institute's chief of vascular surgery, Dr. Steve Henao, will be the first person in the world to use the technology.

Lara Wengert on Good Day New Mexico August 15, 2015

KOB

Lara Wengert, MS, CCC-LP, outpatient therapy manager at Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital, appeared on Good Day New Mexico August 15, 2015 to discuss the Focus On Therapy Outcomes recognition that all five rehabilitation clinics recently won.

'Time is muscle': Lovelace CEO Greer on new Lovelace, APD collaboration

Albuquerque Business First

By Sal Christ

A new collaboration between Lovelace Health System and the Albuquerque Police Department is aimed at not only improving patient outcomes, but also improving hospital efficiency.

Lovelace Health System and Albuquerque Fire Department release joint public service announcement on importance of calling 911 in case of a heart attack or stroke

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ALBUQUERQUE – August 13, 2015 – Lovelace Health System and the Albuquerque Fire Department  have announced that they are releasing a new public service announcement (PSA) that encourages citizens to do these three things- recognize the symptoms of a heart attack or stroke, to call 911, and to be transported to the hospital by ambulance. These important steps can increase the chances of surviving a heart attack or stroke.

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Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center receives American Heart Association accreditation for acute cardiac care

ALBUQUERQUE — August 7, 2015 -- Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center has recei

Lovelace Senior Health Summit

Lovelace Health System will be holding a Senior Health Summit September 8th at the Man

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