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11 Hospitals to Avoid If You Don't Want a C-Section Birth

Consumer Reports
By Joel Keehn
June 09, 2016
In many cases, a C-section birth is absolutely necessary. But often it is not: Researchers estimate that in almost half of the cesareans performed in the U.S, the babies could have been safely delivered vaginally instead.
 

People on the Move: Anita Sloan-Garcia

Albuquerque Business First
New Hire
Endocrinology at Lovelace Medical Group
EDUCATION:  University of Chicago (IL), University of New Mexico-Main Campus (Albuquerque, NM)
Sloan-Garcia, a new hire at Lovelace Medical Group, is board-certified in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism and internal medicine. She is a published and award-winning medical researcher and is accepting patients at Lovelace Medical Group Northside.
 

Deal between Lovelace Health System and UNMH could get patients treated faster

KRQE

Top Morning Headlines:

A deal between Lovelace Health System and the University of New Mexico Health System could get patients treated faster. Under a new partnership, patients waiting for an emergency room at UNM-H could be transferred to one of Lovelace’s acute-care hospitals in Albuquerque. According to the Albuquerque Journal, the partnership will free up UNM-H, the state’s only level one trauma care center, to deal with more complex cases.

Lovelace & UNMH Announce Partnership

KOAT

Lovelace Health System and University of New Mexico Hospital have announced a partnership to transfer patients to Lovelace hospitals when possible. KOAT Action 7 News covered the story May 31, 2016.

 

 

UNMH, Lovelace partner with transfer agreement

Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE, May 31, 2016 – University of New Mexico Health System and Lovelace Health System are partnering on a patient transfer plan that aims to improve access to hospital medical care in New Mexico.
Under a newly developed clinical partnership, patients waiting in UNM Hospital’s emergency department to be admitted to a hospital room may be transferred to an available room at any of three Lovelace acute-care hospitals in Albuquerque, if the patient consents. 
 

Derrick Jones always finds time for family

Albuquerque Business First

Joe Cardillo, Reporter

Like a lot of health care executives, Derrick Jones has long days. 

Lovelace, UNMH cooperate on ER overflow

Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Lovelace Health System and University of New Mexico Health System have signed off on a patient transfer deal to help  when UNM emergency department beds are in short supply.

The two organizations on Tuesday said under a newly developed clinical partnership, patients waiting in UNM Hospital’s emergency department to be admitted to a hospital room may be transferred to an available room at any of three Lovelace acute-care hospitals in Albuquerque, if the patient consents.

Celebrate caregivers at our city’s hospitals

Roswell Daily Record

Dear Editor

Eastern New Mexico Medical Center and Lovelace Regional Hospital were a buzz with celebrations May 8-14 for National Hospital Week!

The week celebrates hospitals and the women and men who support the health and well-being of their communities through dedication and compassionate care from the heart. The Roswell Chamber of Commerce would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the dedicated individuals in our community — physicians, nurses, therapists, food service workers, volunteers, administrators and so many more — for their contributions.

Lovelace Medical Group announces new partnership

Albuquerque Business First
Christopher Ortiz, Managing Editor, Albuquerque Business First
 
Lovelace Medical Group is joining ABQ Health Partners Affiliate Program in collaboration with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico.
 

People on the Move: Hope Wade, CFO

Albuquerque Business First

Hope Wade brings over 20 years of experience in health care financial management, including most recently as the executive director of finance at Norther Arizona Healthcare. Wade also served there as the interim CFO. She is a licensed and experienced certified public accountant.

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