CMS efficiencies lower health care billsOverall, White and his colleagues reduced limb replacement costs 11%
by Dennis Domrzalski, NMBW Reporter
In the world of medicine and health care, it’s often difficult to break with tradition unless cost savings are realized.
That’s exactly what happened when orthopedic surgeons who do hip and knee replacements at Lovelace Medical Center in Albuquerque...
By Vanessa Kahin
After months of sale negotiations and several weeks of anticipation, the hospital on East 19th Street has a brand new name.
Once known as Roswell Regional Hospital, the city’s most recent alternative for hospital care, the facility will now be known as Lovelace Regional Hospital-Roswell.
Hospital staff revealed the name during an unveiling ceremony at the facility’s cafeteria,...
KNOW YOUR MEDS
Drugs interact differently as we age, so do your homework
BY MATT ANDAZOLA/JOURNAL STAFF WRITER
Our bodies work differently as we age, that’s no secret. But what you may not know is there’s a huge difference between the way a medication works in middle years and the golden years.
About 30 percent of...