Health System has named John M. Cruickshank, D.O., as its new Chief Medical Officer.
Dr. Cruickshank will oversee the medical directors of Lovelace Health Plan,
Lovelace hospitals and physicians group administrators.
Two Albuquerque Public Schools on the West Side are participating in a pilot fitness program that is earning praise from its participants.
“It’s a wonderful program because it’s so convenient,” said Melissa Velasquez, an eighth-grade language arts teacher at Lyndon B. Johnson Middle School. “I had been looking for something, and then this came around.”
Ten small businesses from around the state have been picked to participate in the New Mexico Economic Gardening Pilot Program that is designed to boost their companies.
The New Mexico Association of Commerce and Industry in partnership with Lovelace Health System and PNM launched the program in August. “We’re excited to offer the opportunity for these ... businesses to take advantage of customized business counseling so they can grow their businesses and create jobs in their communities,” said Beverlee McClure, ACI president and CEO.
Lovelace Health System in Albuquerque, N.M., has named John M. Cruickshank, DO, as its new chief medical officer.
In his new role, Dr. Cruickshank will oversee the medical directors of Lovelace Health Plan, Lovelace hospitals and physicians group administrators. He most recently served as chief medical officer for Lovelace Health Plan. Prior to joining Lovelace in 2010, Dr. Cruickshank served as vice president and market medical officer for Humana Healthcare in Phoenix.
Doug Gullino, a VP of Sales at Lovelace Health Plan, and Lloyd Scarrow, CEO at Lovelace Regional Hospital-Roswell, attend the grand opening and ribbon cutting open house at Lovelace Health Plan’s new location at 401 W. College, on Thursday.