News Stories

March 21, 2017

Lovelace opens neurosciences center

Lovelace Medical Group opened the new Lovelace Neurosciences Center at 500 Walter St. NE, Suite 401 on March 20. Steven Sinovic at the Albuquerque Journal interviewed John Cruickshank, D.O., CEO of Lovelace Medical Group, regarding the new clinic and what it means for patients to have neurosurgeons... Read More
March 9, 2017

Las Estancias attracts medical clinics

In January, 2017, Lovelace Medical Group opened a new clinic in the Las Estancias development of Albuquerque's South Valley. The new location is becoming a hub of economic development in the area, as reported by The Albuquerque Journal's Steve Sinovic.  Read More
March 8, 2017

Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center implants new WATCHMAN Left Atrial Appendage Closure

ALBUQUERQUE – March 8, 2017 – Physicians at Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center recently implanted the WATCHMAN™ Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAAC) device in a New Mexico patient. The device offers patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (AF) an... Read More
March 3, 2017

Lovelace Westside Hospital named as Top Place to Work in Healthcare 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ALBUQUERQUE – March 3, 2017 – Lovelace Westside Hospital was named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare 2017” list. The hospital was recognized for encouraging professional development among employees... Read More
February 27, 2017

Lovelace Medical Group clinic recognized as Patient Centered Medical Home

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEALBUQUERQUE – February 27, 2017 – Lovelace Medical Group has announced its largest clinic was recently recognized as a Level 1 Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). The recognition puts the Lovelace Medical... Read More
February 20, 2017

Lovelace Medical Center receives national accreditation in radiation oncology

ALBUQUERQUE – February 20, 2017 – Lovelace Medical Center has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in radiation oncology as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). This accreditation represents the highest level of quality and patient... Read More
February 9, 2017

Lovelace Rehabilitation Outpatient Therapy Department receives Excellence in Outcomes Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEALBUQUERQUE – February 9, 2017 – Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital has announced that four of its therapy sites have received the Excellence in Outcomes Award - Orthopedics for the third quarter of 2016 from the Focus On® Therapeutic Outcomes (FOTO), Inc. ... Read More
October 26, 2016

Lovelace Health System earns recognition as New Mexico family-friendly workplace

Status will give Lovelace an edge in competition to attract highest-quality applicants (ALBUQUERQUE) – October 26, 2016 - Lovelace Health System earned distinction for its workplace policies by Family Friendly New Mexico, a statewide project developed to recognize companies that have... Read More
October 4, 2016

Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center implants first-of-its-kind naturally dissolving heart stent in patient with coronary artery disease

ALBUQUERQUE, OCTOBER 4, 2016 — Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center today became the first hospital in the state to offer patients with coronary artery disease a new treatment option that literally disappears over time.  The Abbott Absorb bioresorbable vascular... Read More
June 14, 2016

Lovelace Westside Hospital earns four-star CMS score

ALBUQUERQUE, JUNE 14, 2016 — Lovelace Westside Hospital was one of three hospitals in the state of New Mexico to earn a four-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).  The star-rating is based on seven criteria: mortality outcomes, readmission outcomes,... Read More