Love Your Health - Interview with Dr. Jeffrey Thomas
Morning Brew May 07, 2014

Lovelace Medical Group family medicine physician, Dr. Jeffrey Thomas, stops by Morning Brew to talk about Lovelace women's services, including efforts to keep the c-section rate well below the national average and the certified nurse midwife program.  
New Mexico already has single-payer system
Albuquerque Business First Print Edition May 05, 2014

Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter- Albuquerque Business First  While many Americans decry the possibility of a single-payer health care system with government paying the bill, in New Mexico that system is pretty much here. In 2013, only 13.5 percent of the $2.23 billion in health care premiums collected by the three insurers that file financial reports with the state were from commercial, or...
Lovelace Named to Becker's 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare
Lovelace Health System May 05, 2014

Lovelace Health System was named one of the "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” by Becker’s Healthcare in a press release that was released today. Lovelace was the only health care system in New Mexico to make the list. To develop the list, the Becker's Healthcare editorial team conducted research, considered nominations and evaluated organizations based on their benefits, workplace culture...
Low C-Section Rates at Lovelace Women's Hospital
KOAT-TV May 02, 2014

Lovelace Women’s Hospital has one of the lowest C-section rates in the country.  Dr. Abraham Lichtmacher, Chief of Women's Services, “The national rate is about 33 percent, Lovelace Women’s Hospital so far this year, we're about at 17 percent so traditionally we've had one of the lowest cesarean rates in New Mexico as well as nationally...