BY HUNTER RILEY | SPECIAL TO ALBUQUERQUE BUSINESS FIRST
Farron Sneed wasn’t pressured by his parents to pursue certain activities or maintain a certain grade point average when he was growing up. Sneed said his parents were supportive of his decisions; and when he decided to go to college, they supported him in that arena as well. Now he says he wants to return those favors by supporting the people who make Lovelace Westside Hospital function on a daily basis.
Representatives from various local, state and national agencies offered area veterans information about available services and opportunities Wednesday during a veteran outreach event at Roswell Convention Center.
Organizer Greg Neal said there are a lot of veterans who don’t know all the resources available to them from both the government and private industry, so it was important to have a mix of them available.
Lovelace Regional Hospital-Roswell celebrated on Thursday the one-year anniversary of Lovelace Health System Inc.’s acquisition of the former Roswell Regional Hospital.
Employees gathered in the facility’s cafeteria, decorated with balloons, and Lovelace Regional Hospital-Roswell CEO Lloyd Scarrow spoke about the transformation that the hospital had undergone within the year.
A brand new clinic will open for Lovelace Health Plan members in Los Lunas today. The clinic is a partnership between Lovelace Health Plan and Atrinea Health. A ribbon cutting is planned for this afternoon at the new clinic. The Valencia County Chamber of Commerce and Los Lunas Mayor Robert Vialpando will be at the event.
Los Lunas government employees won't have to travel far to see their family physician now that the village has a new primary care clinic for them and the 10,000 Valencia County residents covered by Lovelace Health Plan.
The new facility, Atrinea Health Clinic, is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and is located at 3428 State Highway 47 Suite C.
A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28.