Lovelace Telemedicine Program Links Roswell Patients, ABQ Doctors

Albuquerque Business First

"Telemedicine is clearly the future of health care. It's not going to replace the doctor-patient traditional visits, but in rural markets there are things to focus on," said Dr. John Cruickshank, CMO of Lovelace Health System and CEO of Lovelace Medical Group.

Lovelace Health System has joined the ranks of health care providers in the state offering telemedicine services to patients as part of its medical group location in Roswell.

Walgreens to Acquire Lovelace’s Retail Pharmacy Businesses

DEERFIELD, Ill., and ALBUQUERQUE, NM, March 9, 2015 – Walgreen Co. and Albuquerque-based Lovelace Retail Pharmacy, today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Walgreens will acquire Lovelace's retail pharmacy business. Walgreens is acquiring Lovelace Retail Pharmacy’s eleven locations in New Mexico.

Lovelace Medical Center Holiday Tree Lighting

Lovelace turned the switch on its annual holiday tree lighting on Thursday. "We hope people take a lot of joy from looking up and seeing that tree from the interstate and surrounding communities," said Lovelace Medical Center CEO Troy Greer. 

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Nina Simon Joins Lovelace Medical Group

ABQ Journal

Nina Simon, CNM has joined the Lovelace Medical Group as a certified nurse midwife. Simon has a bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Delaware; a bachelor’s degree in

Interview with Dr. Cruickshank on Preventative Health Screenings


Lovelace Medical Group CEO Dr. John Cruickshank was recently on KKOB-AM to talk about how to keep you and your family healthy with preventive screenings.

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Morning Brew Interview with Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital

Morning Brew

Randy Clark, PT, DPT, MS and Lara Wengert, MS, CCC-SLP recently joined Morning Brew to talk about the services and programs offered at Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital, including physical therapy, speech-language pathology and our Voice & Dysphagia Lab.

Dr. Perez Joins Lovelace Medical Group

Timothy W. Perez, M.D., M.P.H. has joined the Lovelace Medical Group as a board-certified general surgeon specializing in laparoscopic and gastrointestinal surgery.

The Diabetes and Metabolism Care Clinic at Lovelace Medical Group/Southwest Medical Associates has accreditation from the American Association of Diabetes Education (AADE).

BioZorb for Treatment of Breast Cancer at Lovelace Women's Hospital

Lovelace Women’s Hospital and breast surgeon Dr. Linda Ann Smith are the first in the region to offer a new device called BioZorb that improves the treatment of breast cancer. View the pieces that ran on KRQE-TV.

Interview with Dr. Angela Sanchez on Substance Abuse


Dr. Angela Sanchez from Lovelace Medical Group was recently on the KRQE morning show to discuss how parents can talk to their kids about substance abuse.

Interview with Dr. Linda Smith


Dr. Linda Smith was recently live on the KRQE morning show to talk about how BioZorb is helping breast cancer patients. Lovelace Women’s Hospital is the only hospital in New Mexico offering this new technology.

News and Events

Nurses Day Career Fair

Join Lovelace Women's Hospital for a Nurses Day career fair on Friday, May 6, 2016 from 2 p.m.