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Lovelace Women's Hospital NICU Reunion Returns

KOB-TV

Lovelace Women’s Hospital celebrated its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) graduates from the past three years with a carnival and celebration Saturday. The event was co-sponsored by the March of Dimes and held at Lovelace Women’s Hospital.

Babies are often admitted for Neonatal Intensive Care when they are premature or are seriously ill. Lovelace Women’s Hospital has treated approximately 6,000 babies since opening its expanded Level III, 53-bed NICU in 2007.

Lovelace Women’s Hospital celebrates eight years of its neonatal intensive care unit with reunion

Albuquerque Business First

Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter- Albuquerque Business First

More than 600 people are expected to attend a unique reunion on Sept. 6 at Lovelace Women’s Hospital in Albuquerque.

Children who as newborns were cared for in LWH’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit will converge with their families at the hospital for a couple of hours of fun, games, music, food and conversations with their former caregivers.

New Mexico Heart Institute and Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center on Heart Awards

Morning Brew

Dr. Mark Bieniarz with New Mexico Heart Institute and Maria Atencio, Chest Pain and STEMI manager for Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center recently joined Morning Brew to talk about the Mission Lifeline award and what this means for patients in New Mexico.

Lovelace to open new medical oncology clinic

KRQE

Lovelace Cancer Care Program is partnering with Hematology Oncology Associates of New Mexico (HOA) to offer medical oncology services starting early 2015. The program will offer the latest in cancer oncology treatment for cancer patients, including medical oncology and radiation treatment.

“We are proud to partner with HOA to offer seamless cancer care to our patients,” said Troy Greer, CEO, Lovelace Medical Center. “Now patients will have a full continuum of care within the Lovelace system.”

Lovelace partners with Hematology Oncology Associates of New Mexico

Albuquerque Business First

Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter- Albuquerque Business First

Lovelace Health System will partner with Hematology Oncology Associates of New Mexico as it works to fill gaps in its cancer treatment program.

Patricia Costales Certified Bariatric Nurse at Lovelace Bariatrics

ABQ Journal, Briefcase Section

Patricia Costales, FNP-C, has earned the Certified Bariatric Nurse (CBN) designation from the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Costales has 20 years’ experience in the nursing field and has worked as a certified family nurse practitioner at Lovelace Bariatrics since 2010. She has a an associate’s degree in nursing from Central New Mexico Community College; a bachelor’s degree in nursing, master’s degree in nursing and a family nurse practitioner license, all from the University of Phoenix.

Lovelace Women's Hospital Offers Micro-laparoscopy

KOB-TV, KLUZ

Lovelace Women’s Hospital is the only hospital in New Mexico offering a new micro-laparoscopy technique for gallbladder removal, hysterectomy, tubal ligation and endometriosis cell removal. This new technique is a virtually scarless laparoscopic procedure using micro instruments. To educate providers about this new micro-laparoscopy technique, Lovelace Women’s Hospital hosted a mobile demonstration lab on Friday. Providers were able to practice how the instrumentation works on cadavers.  Lovelace Medical Group surgeon Dr. Eldie Cruz and Dr.

Keeping Kids Healthy During School Year

KASA

Dr. Angela Sanchez from Lovelace Medical Group was recently on KASA to talk about how to keep kids healthy during the school year.

Micro-Laparoscopy Seminar at Lovelace Women’s Hospital

Albuquerque Business First

Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter- Albuquerque Business First

Surgeons and other community providers will get a chance Aug. 15 to learn about a new micro-laparoscopy surgical technique at a seminar sponsored by Lovelace Women’s Hospital.

Lovelace Medical Group surgeon Dr. Eldie Cruz will help lead demonstrations on the technique at the all-day seminar at Lovelace Women’s Hospital in Albuquerque.

NextCare Opens Third Urgent Care Location

Prime Time August

Lovelace is proud to partner with NextCare Urgent Care to recently open a third urgent care clinic in June at 5504 Menaul Blvd. NE, Suite F, on the southwest corner of Menaul Blvd. and Alvarado.

The first NextCare urgent care clinic opened in October at 8201 Golf Course Road N.W., Suite A3, in Albuquerque. The second clinic opened in December at 9551 Paseo del Norte Blvd. N.E., Unit D, in Albuquerque.

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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