News Stories

August 11, 2017

The robo-doctor is in

Lovelace Women's Hospital, the only hospital in New Mexico recognized as a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery and a Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery by the Surgical Review Corporation, recently attained a new daVinci Xi robotic surgical device. The...

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July 21, 2017

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

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...
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July 10, 2017

16 large hospitals with the lowest C-section rates

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. 

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June 12, 2017

Health entities fill prescription for efficiencies

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

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May 31, 2017

Lovelace, UNM Medical Group celebrate opening of new rehab hospital

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.

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May 31, 2017

Mortally Maternal

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. 

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May 31, 2017

Lovelace, UNM open join rehab hospital

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. 

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May 30, 2017

Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital on Good Day New Mexico

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. 

 

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May 19, 2017

NM hospital adds new breast cancer treatment tool

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.

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May 18, 2017

Lovelace Regional Hospital selects Heather Harper to lead as CEO

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

 

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