Lovelace Medical Group Welcomes Five New Providers

ABQ Journal October 20, 2014

Vanessa Alvarez, M.D. Vanessa Alvarez, M.D., has joined Lovelace Medical Group as a pulmonologist. Dr. Alvarez is board-eligible in pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine. Dr. Alvarez earned he bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Texas in Austin, Texas. She earned her medical degree from University of Guadalajara in Mexico. Dr. Alvarez completed her residency in internal...

Lovelace Diabetes Clinic Gets Accreditation

ABQ Journal October 20, 2014

The Diabetes and Metabolism Care Clinic at Lovelace Medical Group/Southwest Medical Associates has received accreditation from the American Association of Diabetes Education. AADE accredited programs must provide evidence that they meet or exceed national standards. AADE’s Accreditation Program requires the delivery of education content and also encourages behavior change, with the aim of...

Albuquerque Sunport has protocol for ill passengers

ABQ Journal October 17, 2014

Rick Nathanson / Journal Staff Writer Despite its name, the Albuquerque International Sunport does not have any international destinations. It does, however, have multiple daily direct flights from Dallas, currently the focal point of Ebola anxiety in the United States after one patient died from the disease at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital and two nurses who cared for him there contracted...

Interview with Dr. Thomas - Ebola and Flu Symptoms

KOB-TV October 14, 2014

Dr. Jeffrey Thomas with Lovelace Medical Group was recently interviewed by KOB about flu/Ebola symptoms. KOB-TV Story

Galaviz named CFO of Lovelace Regional Hospital

October 14, 2014

Veronica Galaviz was recently named the Chief Financial Officer at Lovelace Regional Hospital. Galaviz has been the interim CFO since May of this year. She has over 12 years of experience in accounting and accounting management and has been with Lovelace Health System since 2010. Originally from California, she moved to New Mexico in 2007. To see this story in print, click here.