A new medical facility and a new approach to health care is coming to the village of Los Lunas early next year. After recently being selected to insure village employees and their family members, Lovelace Health Plan announced its plan to open a primary care clinic in Los Lunas. The clinic will be available for all of the nearly 500 village employees, their family members and anyone with Lovelace Health Plan insurance.
Residents in Los Lunas as getting more access to health care. Lovelace says it will open a medical clinic in Los Lunas to serve the village of Los Lunas employees and their families who recently joined Lovelace Health Plan. The Clinic will also be available for any member of the Lovelace Health Plan and is expected to open by January first of next year.
Since 2011, when the first Baby Boomers became eligible, nearly 10,000 people a day age into Medicare. Many of these people become eligible for Medicare without knowing much about this federal program. We want to take this opportunity to offer a primer on what Medicare is and how it works.
This is the first in a monthly series on Medicare topics.
What is Medicare?
Medicare is a federal health insurance program for:
In light of a recent tragedy involving a toddler, Dr. Lance Wilson, Medical Director of the Emergency Department at Lovelace Medical Center, was interviewed for a segment on KOB-TV.
Tonight family members are calling it an accident, after a 19 year old woman left her nephew in a hot car outside a daycare where she works. The two year old was found dead in his car seat hours later. Mike Daniels has been following this story.
The prognosis is positive: Greater Albuquerque has strong health-care systems, with the latest technology and treatments in place. The city is home to hospitals with more than 1,800 beds, along with several assisted living centers, and home health-care treatment and senior care organizations.
The excitement in Kevin Rogols’ voice was obvious as he stepped inside the metro area’s newest hospital, talking about how natural light improves the healing process. Whether or not that’s true for everyone, there was no denying that the sun’s rays shone graciously through the windows in the lobby at UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center on that particular afternoon.