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New Hire at Lovelace is Familiar Face

Albuquerque Business First

By Dennis Domrzalski, Staff Reporter

Dr. Abraham Lichtmacher, who once served as Lovelace Women's Hospital’s chief of medical staff, will rejoin Lovelace Health System in mid-May.

Lovelace Health System has hired a new chief of women’s services.

Abraham Lichtmacher, M.D., Named Chief for Women’s Services at Lovelace Health System

Lovelace Health System

ALBUQUERQUE (Feb. 20, 2013) –  Abraham Lichtmacher, M.D., has been named Chief of Women’s Services at Lovelace Health System (LHS). Dr. Lichtmacher joins LHS from Rochester General Health System in New York, where he served as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Knowing the Symptoms of Heart Attacks

KRQE

By David Romero/KRQE Reporter

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - With February being Heart Health Month, cardiologists say it's a good time to remind people that they should pay attention to all possible symptoms if they feel they're going through a heart attack.

"You only have several minutes to hours before getting to the hospital where you have time to actually open an artery up to preserve the heart function," says Dr. Brendan Cavanaugh, Cardiologist with the New Mexico Heart Institute in Albuquerque.

Executive Profile Farron Sneed, CEO, Lovelace Westside Hospital

Albuquerque Business First

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.

Ribbon Cutting for Atrinea Health Clinic in Los Lunas

Valencia County News

Atrinea Health Clinic recently opened its doors in Los Lunas to provide primary medical care to village of Los Lunas employees and 10,000 Valencia County residents covered by Lovelace Health Plan.

To see this story in print, click here.

Lovelace Westside Hospital to Add Pediatric Area to ED

Becker's Hospital Review

Written by Anuja Vaidya 

Lovelace Westside Hospital in Albuquerque, N.M., has announced that it will add a pediatric area to its emergency department.

As part of renovations to its emergency department, the hospital will dedicate four private exam rooms to children and their families.

Area veterans learn of services and opportunities at conference

Roswell Daily Record

 

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.

Wear Red Day Draws Attention to Women's Heart Health

KOB-TV

KOB-TV was at Civic Plaza to cover National Red Day, which is an event to raise awareness about heart disease in women.

Dr. Ruby Bendersky, Cardiologist at Lovelace Women’s Hospital, was interviewed by reporter Jill Galus.

Lovelace Celebrates 1 year Anniversary

Roswell Daily Record

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.

News and Events

Back to School Health Fair

Join Lovelace Westside Hospital for a free back to school health fair!

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

World Breastfeeding Week is August 1-7

Every year in the first week of August, the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) organi