Lovelace Health acquires physician practice

Modern Physician October 19, 2012

By Jessica ZigmondOctober 19, 2012 Albuquerque-based Lovelace Health System has acquired Southwest Medical Associates, a physician practice that will retain its name, leadership and all 150 employees in the deal. No financial terms were disclosed, said a spokeswoman for Lovelace. Effective immediately, the transaction starts a new physician model for Lovelace that will rely on a mix of employed...

Lovelace Buys Southwest Medical

ABQ Journal October 19, 2012

By Winthrop Quigley / Journal Staff Writer  Fri, Oct 19, 2012 Lovelace Health System has acquired Southwest Medical Associates, a 33-year-old physician-owned, multi-specialty medical practice. The parties declined to disclose terms. Southwest Medical, which has 34 physicians and other health care providers, will continue to do business under its own name. Its current leadership will...

PRC Chooses Lovelace Policy as Health Exchange Benchmark

New Mexico Business Weekly October 18, 2012

By Dennis Domrzalski, Reporter  The New Mexico Public Regulation Commission said Wednesday it has chosen a Lovelace Health Plan policy as the benchmark for health insurance policies to be sold on the state’s health insurance exchange under the federal Affordable Care Act. The decision means all other insurers who want to sell policies on the exchange when it begins operating in 2014 must...

Lovelace at Balloon Fiesta, Live Interview with KOB-TV

KOB-TV October 15, 2012

Sherry Aragon, Director of Diagnostic Imaging at Lovelace Women's Hospital, was interviewed live at Balloon Fiesta to talk about the importance of mammograms and services at Lovelace Women’s Hospital.

Lovelace Women's Hospital Hosts 5th Annual Girls' Night out

October 10, 2012

Lovelace Women’s Hospital sponsored the Fifth Annual Girls’ Night Out at Hotel Albuquerque on Oct. 4. The event featured spa vendors, health screenings, raffles and a Dillard’s fashion show.  KOB-TV anchor Heather Mills participated in the event. You can view the piece that ran on KOB-TV here.   Also, Univision reporter Angelica Loya participated in the fashion show. You can watch...