Farron Sneed is the new CEO at Lovelace Westside Hospital in Albuquerque, N.M.
Mr. Sneed most recently served as COO and facility compliance officer of Bluefield (W.Va.) Regional Medical Center. He has more than 20 years of healthcare administration experience.
Mr. Sneed assumed his position on Nov. 26.
Flu season is off to an early start across the nation with some states seeing high levels already. Stuart Dyson spent the day checking with doctors about the situation in our state.
It’s the earliest flu season in a decade, the last time this happened was in the fall of 2003 when 48,000 people died in our country, check the map, Texas, right next door, other southern states are at high levels of...
Best Places to Work in Healthcare Share Similarities
Nurse ZoneDecember 06, 2012
By Debra Wood, RN, contributor
A commitment to delivering quality care, opportunities for professional development and a friendly environment dedicated to people represent some of the qualities nurses and leaders at hospitals near the top of Modern Healthcare’s 2012 Best Places to Work in Healthcare list attribute for their high ranking.
“We’ve taken health care back to its original...
Lovelace Women’s Hospital: New Mexico Birthing Centers Offer Options
Natural AwakeningsDecember 06, 2012
Choosing where to deliver a baby is a major decision for every family. Every woman wants a safe and healthy delivery. Beyond that, women deserve to have options and control over their birthing experience.
Women in New Mexico have a plethora of choices for how and where to deliver their babies. Home birthing is gaining in popularity, according to the U.S. Centers for Control and Disease...
SPOTLIGHTChad PewChief operating officerLovelace Medical Center
Pew is a new hire. He will serve as COO for Lovelace Medical Center.
Pew has more than 15 years of health care experience. Most recently, he was the associate administrator at Northwest Texas Healthcare System in Amarillo, overseeing a 470-bed health care system.
Prior to that, he worked as the director of laboratory and...