Lovelace Opens new Health Care Center

Prime Time Magazine May 09, 2014

Lovelace Medical Group recently opened a new health care center at 9501 Paseo Del Norte, N.E. “This model organizes care around the patient, allowing clinical teams to better coordinate and track care,” said Dr. John Cruickshank, CEO, Lovelace Medical Group. “The clinic will provide a central medical home for the patient instead of focusing solely on providing episodic care.” The clinic offers...

Lovelace CFO Books Major Loss

Albuquerque Business First May 09, 2014

Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter- Albuquerque Business First In the fall of 2009, Stephen Forney had a Blackberry in his right hand and a triple-bacon cheeseburger in his left. He took a big bite of the Steak n’ Shake specialty and savored the melding of heavenly flavors: meat juice, grease, melted American cheese, onions, ketchup, mustard, lettuce and tomato. Forney, who worked for...

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...