CMS Efficiencies Lower Health Care Bills

New Mexico Business Weekly March 09, 2012

CMS efficiencies lower health care billsOverall, White and his colleagues reduced limb replacement costs 11% by Dennis Domrzalski, NMBW Reporter In the world of medicine and health care, it’s often difficult to break with tradition unless cost savings are realized. That’s exactly what happened when orthopedic surgeons who do hip and knee replacements at Lovelace Medical Center in Albuquerque...

New Owner, New Name

Roswell Daily Record March 07, 2012

By Vanessa Kahin After months of sale negotiations and several weeks of anticipation, the hospital on East 19th Street has a brand new name. Once known as Roswell Regional Hospital, the city’s most recent alternative for hospital care, the facility will now be known as Lovelace Regional Hospital-Roswell. Hospital staff revealed the name during an unveiling ceremony at the facility’s cafeteria,...

Know Your Meds

Albuquerque Journal March 03, 2012

 KNOW YOUR MEDS   Drugs interact differently as we age, so do your homework   BY MATT ANDAZOLA/JOURNAL STAFF WRITER       Our bodies work differently as we age, that’s no secret. But what you may not know is there’s a huge difference between the way a medication works in middle years and the golden years.     About 30 percent of...

KOB-TV, Lovelace Women's Hospital Day of Dance

KOB-TV February 24, 2012

Lovelace Women’s Hospital sponsored Day of Dance in February to help promote heart health. The event was free and open to the public. Day of Dance events included education on heart disease, no-cost health screenings, heart-healthy snacks, dancing demonstrations and opendancing. Part of the day included the 5th Annual Duke City Dance Off where local celebrities...

Lovelace Women’s Hospital Wins Top Honor

Albuquerque Journal February 20, 2012

Lovelace Women’s hospital wins Zia Award Lovelace facility leads second cycle of N.M. Quality Awards         Lovelace Women’s Hospital in Albuquerque has earned the Zia Award for Performance Excellence “best in class” designation, headlining a second group of quality recipients for the program.     “Congratulations to NMQA Cycle II honorees...