Blue Cross and Blue Shield to Buy Lovelace Health Plan

November 11, 2013

Blue Cross and Blue Shield to Buy Lovelace Health Plan  Plan members will have continued access to Lovelace providers, hospitals and services ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (Nov. 11, 2013) – Lovelace Health System (LHS) today announced it has reached definitive agreements for Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), through its affiliate Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico (BCBSNM), to acquire...

How To Stay Healthy During The Holidays

Prime Time, November November 08, 2013

By Duc Vuong, M.D., board-certified surgeon and director of Lovelace Bariatrics Department Dieting during the holidays almost never works. It will not only frustrate you but also detract from the key aspect of the holidays—to celebrate family bonds, enjoy yourself and the company of others, and make new and lasting memories. TV shows that have a segment on “How to make your Thanksgiving healthier...

Heart Healthy Cooking with Lovelace Women's Hospital's Michael Nuttall

Good Day New Mexico November 07, 2013

Michael Nuttall from Lovelace Women's Hospital talks about heart healthy cooking on Good Day New Mexico.

Discussing Weight Loss Surgery Options with Dr. Duc Vuong

Good Day New Mexico November 07, 2013

Lovelace Bariatrics Director Dr. Duc Vuong was recently on Good Day New Mexico to talk about weight loss surgery options and who may be eligible.  

Flu Vaccine With Dr. Jeffrey Thomas

KOAT November 06, 2013

KOAT, 5pm Despite some places experiencing a shortage of this year's flu vaccine, New Mexico is expected to be OK. The New Mexico Department said there is no shortage of the flu vaccine in the state. The Centers for Disease Control said more than 110 million doses of the vaccine have already been given out nationwide. Dr. Jeffrey Thomas with Lovelace Health Care Center said he gives out about 20...