Lovelace Joins Efforts to Explain Insurance Changes

Albuquerque Business First May 31, 2013

By Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter- Albuquerque Business First Lovelace Health Plan CEO Ben Slocum said of the firm’s new health care reform website is meant to make it easier for people to understand what is changing.Lovelace Health Plan has launched an effort to educate its customers and the public about the health care reform law and health insurance exchanges.The program includes a website...

City of Albuquerque Seniors Breakfast

KRQE May 30, 2013

Volunteers help make the City of Albuquerque a better place and today those 55 and older were honored with their very own breakfast. The City’s Department of Senior Affairs and Lovelace Medicare Plan held a recognition breakfast for senior volunteers at the Hotel Albuquerque in Old Town and these volunteers do a little of everything. City Director of Senior Affairs, “You’ll find them in hospitals...

Lovelace Medical Center’s Cancer Care Program - TomoHD With Dynamic Jaws

KRQE May 30, 2013

Cancer treatments may be effective and save lives, but the side effects can sometimes be as bad as the sickness itself. But that could be changing thanks to a groundbreaking type of radiation therapy that’s being used right here in New Mexico. Reporter David Romero has the story.It’s called dynamic jaws and like its name, doctors say it’s a vibrant new way in how cancer is treated in patients. Dr...

Stock up now for Summer Mishaps, Interview with Dr. Sanjay Kholwadwala

ABQ Journal May 27, 2013

By Rebecca Roybal Jones / Journal Staff Writer  It’s nearing summertime. And when it’s summertime, it’s time for sun. And if it’s time for sun, it’s time for sunscreen. If it’s time for sunscreen, it’s time for water-play. If it’s time for water-play, it’s time to put on a life jacket and brush up on your crawl stroke. If you’ve been swimming, you’re bound to get hungry and want to grill hot...

Racing the clock, NM chooses hybrid fed/state exchange

Albuquerque Business First May 24, 2013

Insurance exchange board member Ben Slocum of Lovelace Health Plan, left, and New Mexico Insurance Superintendent John Franchini speak during an exchange board meeting. By Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter- Albuquerque Business FirstThe New Mexico Health Insurance Exchange board decided not to start over.Instead, the board decided to piggyback on the work toward building New Mexico’s online insurance...