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Lovelace Bariatrics Center Earns Accreditation

Albuquerque Business First

Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter- Albuquerque Business First

Lovelace Westside Hospital’s bariatrics surgery center has received the highest level of certification under the Bariatric Surgery Center Network Accreditation Program of the American College of Surgeons, the hospital said.

Lovelace Westside Hospital Hosts Baby Fair

ABQ Journal

Lovelace Westside Hospital is hosting the “From Bump to Baby Health Fair” from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. this Saturday at Lovelace Westside Hospital, 10501 Golf Course Road NW.There will be inflatables and face painting for kids, resources for expecting moms and those with new babies in their family, prizes, giveaways, car seat safety checks, yoga and workout demos, food and much more. The event is free and open to the public. For information, call 898-3030.

Lovelace only NM Provider on 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare

Albuquerque Business First

 “We are proud to be recognized as the only health care system in New Mexico to win this award,” said LHS President and CEO Ron Stern.

Lovelace Health System had been named one of the “150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” in 2014 by Becker’s Healthcare.

Lovelace, which operates six hospitals in New Mexico and employs 4,000 people, was the only New Mexico provider on the list, which Becker’s has published since 2011.

Lovelace Opens new Health Care Center

Prime Time Magazine

Lovelace Medical Group recently opened a new health care center at 9501 Paseo Del Norte, N.E.

“This model organizes care around the patient, allowing clinical teams to better coordinate and track care,” said Dr. John Cruickshank, CEO, Lovelace Medical Group. “The clinic will provide a central medical home for the patient instead of focusing solely on providing episodic care.”

Lovelace CFO Books Major Loss

Albuquerque Business First

Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter- Albuquerque Business First

In the fall of 2009, Stephen Forney had a Blackberry in his right hand and a triple-bacon cheeseburger in his left. He took a big bite of the Steak n’ Shake specialty and savored the melding of heavenly flavors: meat juice, grease, melted American cheese, onions, ketchup, mustard, lettuce and tomato.

Love Your Health - Interview with Dr. Jeffrey Thomas

Morning Brew

Lovelace Medical Group family medicine physician, Dr. Jeffrey Thomas, stops by Morning Brew to talk about Lovelace women's services, including efforts to keep the c-section rate well below the national average and the certified nurse midwife program.

 

Lovelace Named to Becker's 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare

Lovelace Health System

Lovelace Health System was named one of the "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” by Becker’s Healthcare in a press release that was released today.

Lovelace was the only health care system in New Mexico to make the list.

To develop the list, the Becker's Healthcare editorial team conducted research, considered nominations and evaluated organizations based on their benefits, workplace culture, professional development opportunities and previous recognition for workplace excellence. Organizations do not pay and cannot pay to be included on this list.

New Mexico already has single-payer system

Albuquerque Business First Print Edition

Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter- Albuquerque Business First 


While many Americans decry the possibility of a single-payer health care system with government paying the bill, in New Mexico that system is pretty much here.

Lovelace Westside Hospital ranked 14th-safest hospital

Rio Rancho Observer

By Sterling Fluharty

In late March, Consumer Reports unveiled its hospital safety ratings and ranked Lovelace Westside Hospital No. 14 in the nation. The magazine rated 2,591 hospitals across the country, including several in New Mexico, according to a news release and the magazine’s website.

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