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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.

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.

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.

Lovelace Rehabilitation Outpatient Therapy Department receives Excellence in Outcomes Award

Press Release

ALBUQUERQUE – August 4, 2015 – Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital has announced that all five of its therapy sites have received the Excellence in Outcomes Award for the first quarter of 2015 from the Focus On® Therapeutic Outcomes (FOTO), Inc.

Lovelace Westside health fair

KOAT

Lovelace Westside Hospital hosted a health fair on Saturday, August 1, 2015, which was mentioned on the KOAT Action 7 News morning news show.

 

People on the Move: Joanne Sedei

Albuquerque Business First

Joanne Sedei, BSN, MSN, RN, will join Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital as chief nursing officer starting August 31. Previously, Sedei was the CNO of Valley Regional Medical Center in Brownsville, Texas. Joanne also served as associate CNO at TriStar Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn.

Lovelace Westside Hospital on track to more than double patients in this specialty

Albuquerque Business First

By Sal Christ

Health care on Albuquerque's Westside is growing — so much so that Lovelace Westside Hospital in on track to more than double its patient volume in pediatric dentistry this year.

KOB Lovelace Wetside Hospital Pediatric Dentistry

KOB

KOB Channel 4's Erica Zucco discussed Lovelace Westside Hospital's growing pediatric dentistry service line, and interviewed local dentist Dr. Spencer Tasker on July 30, 2015.  

Lovelace hospital expanding dentistry for special-needs kids

Albuquerque Journal

By Rosalie Rayburn

Lovelace Westside Hospital is expanding dentistry services for children with special needs in response to growing demand from local providers.

News and Events

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