Lovelace Health Plan plans Los Lunas medical clinic

New Mexico Business Weekly August 08, 2012

Lovelace Health Plan said Tuesday it will open a medical clinic in Los Lunas to serve 500 village employees and their families, who recently joined the health plan. The size and location of the clinic have not been determined. It is expected to open by Jan. 1, 2013, Lovelace said in a news release. The clinic will also serve anyone who is a member of the Lovelace Health Plan. The 250,000-member...

Toddler Dies in Car

KOB-TV August 07, 2012

In light of a recent tragedy involving a toddler, Dr. Lance Wilson, Medical Director of the Emergency Department at Lovelace Medical Center, was interviewed for a segment on KOB-TV. Tonight family members are calling it an accident, after a 19 year old woman left her nephew in a hot car outside a daycare where she works. The two year old was found dead in his car seat hours later. Mike Daniels...

What's Going on at all the New Hospitals?

New Mexico Marketplace August 01, 2012

The excitement in Kevin Rogols’ voice was obvious as he stepped inside the metro area’s newest hospital, talking about how natural light improves the healing process. Whether or not that’s true for everyone, there was no denying that the sun’s rays shone graciously through the windows in the lobby at UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center on that particular afternoon. It was two days before SRMC...

Albuquerque Earns Reputation for Health-Care Excellence

ABQ Chamber of Commerce August 01, 2012

The prognosis is positive: Greater Albuquerque has strong health-care systems, with the latest technology and treatments in place. The city is home to hospitals with more than 1,800 beds, along with several assisted living centers, and home health-care treatment and senior care organizations. Here is a quick overview: Lovelace Health System LHS operates a network of acute care hospitals in the...

Healthy Living Program for Seniors Celebrates Two Years at Lovelace

Univision July 30, 2012

 Last week more than 150 Albuquerque seniors participated in an afternoon of dance lessons, including ballroom dancing and the fox trot. It’s was all part of Lovelace Silver Elite program that promotes good health for its members. The event also featured a variety of health care booths and refreshments. Lovelace Silver Elite hosted the event as a celebration of the program’s second...