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Consumer Reports Analysis: Most U.S. Hospitals’ C-Section Rates Exceeding National Targets

Consumer Reports
Consumer Reports recently listed Lovelace Women’s Hospital as one of the U.S. hospitals in the large hospital category with the lowest C-section rates for the second year in a row.
 
According to Dr. Abraham Lichtmacher, chief of women’s services at Lovelace Health System:

16 large hospitals with the lowest C-section rates

Becker's Hospital Review

Lovelace Women's Hospital was named to a list in Consumer Reports of large hospitals with the lowest rates of cesarean section in the U.S. Becker's Hospital Review reiterated the findings in a short article, which you can read below. 

Health entities fill prescription for efficiencies

Albuquerque Journal

The Albuquerque Journal discusses ways that health care entities are working together to bring quality care to patients in Albuquerque and New Mexico. 

Two Lovelace Health System facilities named to Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work 2017 list

Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE, June 6, 2017 – Lovelace Health System is pleased to announce that Lovelace Medical Center and Lovelace Women’s Hospital were both named to Modern Healthcare Best  Places to Work in Healthcare 2017 list.
 
This is Lovelace Medical Center’s second time on the list, while Lovelace Women’s Hospital has appeared nine years in a row. Both facilities were the only two in New Mexico named to the list this year. 
 

Lovelace, UNM Medical Group celebrate opening of new rehab hospital

KRQE

Lovelace Health System and UNM Medical Group celebrated the grand opening of the Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital on Wednesday, May 31 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Click on the link below to view the clip from KRQE.

Mortally Maternal

Santa Fe Reporter

Abraham Lichtmacher, M.D., chief of women's services, spoke with the Santa Fe Reporter about how Lovelace Health System is working to reduce the number of maternal deaths from childbirth in New Mexico. Click the link below to read the article. 

Lovelace, UNM open join rehab hospital

Albuquerque Journal

Lovelace UNM Rehabiliation Hospital celebrated a grand opening with a ribbon cutting on Wednesday, May 31, 2017. The Albuquerque Journal discussed the new partnership and what it will mean for patients in Albuquerque. 

Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital on Good Day New Mexico

KOB

Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital CEO Derrick Jones joined Dr. Mike Richards of UNM Medical Group to discuss the new joint venture between Lovelace Health System and UNM. Click below to view the video. 

 

NM hospital adds new breast cancer treatment tool

KOB

KOB's Erica Zucco interviewed Dr. Calvin Ridgeway, surgical oncologist at Lovelace Women's Hospital Breast Care Center, regarding the new IORT (intraoperative radiotherapy) device.

Lovelace Regional Hospital selects Heather Harper to lead as CEO

Becker's Hospital Review

Becker's Hospital Review provided three notes about incoming Lovelace Regional Hospital CEO Heather Harper.

 

News and Events

Lovelace milestone year honorees

By Roswell Daily Record -   September 15, 2018

Doctors urge community to get flu shots as season nears

Emily Jaceks
September 17, 2018 07:51 AM

Moonlight Yoga at Hotel Chaco

Lovelace Women’s Hospital is partnering with Hotel Chaco to offer a moonlight yoga session