Lovelace Women’s Hospital has the lowest cesarean section rate of all the major hospitals delivering high risk patients in New Mexico. To date in 2014, Lovelace Women’s Hospital has a cesarean section rate of 17.1 percent. The national average for C-sections is at 33 percent.
“We have achieved this by following strong, evidence-based medicine and following current guidelines from national...
Lovelace Ad Campaign Targets Veterans Needing Medical Care
KOB-TVJune 19, 2014
By: Kai Porter, KOB Eyewitness News 4
As the Albuquerque VA tries to shorten long wait times for veterans, other hospitals are quick to offer their services.
You may have seen an ad in the paper over the past few days in the form of an open letter from the CEO of Lovelace Medical Group to New Mexico veterans. In the letter, Dr. John Cruickshank said vets deserve access to health care in a timely...
Heart Hospital Gets Love From American Heart Association
Albuquerque Business FirstJune 18, 2014
The Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center has been honored by the American Heart Association for its treatment of severe heart attack patients.
The hospital has received the AHA’s Silver Mission: Lifeline Receiving Center Quality Achievement Award, Lovelace said in a news release. It got the award for implementing quality measures to open blocked arteries and...
Local Man Hopes to Make it on America's Got Talent
KOB-TVJune 18, 2014
By: Tessa Mentus, KOB Eyewitness News 4
Charlie Miller's real desire is to just get a chance. A chance to show the nation what so many in Albuquerque already know; that singing and playing the guitar isn't just his skill, it's a passion.
KOB Eyewitness News 4 first reported on Charlie almost a year ago. He's worked at Lovelace Medical Center for decades, but he makes an even bigger difference...