Lovelace Provider Expansion Continues With New Women’s Health Center

Albuquerque Business First October 23, 2013

By Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter Lovelace Health System on Wednesday opened its new, 11,000-square-foot Women’s Group Health Center in Albuquerque’s Northeast Heights. The center at the Medical Pavilion at Lovelace Women’s Hospital will begin taking patients Thursday and will employ 16 health care providers. “This will make it easier for our patients to get the care they need in one...

Derrick Jones Top CEO Honoree

Albuquerque Business First October 21, 2013

Last week, Alb. Business First recognized Top CEO Honorees at a luncheon. Congratulations to Derrick Jones for being a nominee in the Health Care category. View his video interview here:

Programs Help Families Navigate Most Devastating Thing

ABQ Journal October 15, 2013

By Donna Olmstead / Journal Staff Writer Leaving the hospital with empty arms after losing a baby is devastating. Local care providers have established programs with links to resources to help families through their tsunamis of grief. Jen Barrows, a labor and delivery nurse, runs a grief support program at Lovelace Women’s Hospital. “As a mother, I feel losing a baby is the most devastating thing...

Insurance Changes Ahead, Even for Happily Insured

ABQ Journal October 13, 2013

Winthrop Quigley / Journal Staff Writer Before, during and after the birth of the Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama repeated one talking point over and over: If you are happy with your current insurance, nothing will change. Robert Hare was happy with his insurance. So were Gregory Rothrock and his family. Yet, their insurance must change, and it will cost them more money. The...

Chicken Pox Vaccine, Interview with Dr. Thomas Gross

KRQE October 11, 2013

It's not as common as it used to be, but still, nobody wants the chicken pox. So what's the best way to protect your kids? A new study says a double dose of chicken pox vaccine is your best bet. Pediatricians have been giving two doses of the vaccine since 2006, but this is the first time a study shows just how much more effective a double dose is than a single dose. So if you missed your second...