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For Your Health: Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital


Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital CEO Derrick Jones and UNM Medical Group Interim CEO Jill Klar went on the KASA morning show to discuss the new partnership, which went into effect May 1, 2017. 

Long-awaited office development celebrates major tenant

Albuquerque Business First

Albuquerque Business First highlighted Lovelace Medical Group's new clinic at Osuna and Jefferson NE in Albuquerque. The clinic is the first tenant in the 7.1-acre Independence Square development. 

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Lovelace Medical Group brings on two general surgeons

Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE – May 3, 2017 – Two new general surgeons have joined the ranks at Lovelace Medical Group. Timothy W. Perez, M.D., M.P.H. is currently accepting patients at Lovelace Medical Group’s clinic at St. Joseph Square. David Hoang, M.D. will join Lovelace Medical Group in July, 2017 as the only surgical intensivist in the practice. 
Beyond the fact that both physicians are gifted surgeons, Dr. Perez has served as Dr. Hoang’s mentor for the past several years.

Lovelace Health System named one of the nation's 15 top U.S. health systems

Santa Fe New Mexican

The Santa Fe New Mexican noted the Truven Health Analytics recognition of Lovelace Health System as one of the top 15 U.S. health systems.


Lovelace Health System named one of the nation's 15 Top Health Systems by Truven Health Analytics

Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE – April 25, 2017 – Lovelace Health System was this week named one of the nation’s 15 Top U.S. health systems by Truven Health Analytics®, part of the IBM Watson HealthTM business.  Truven Health Analytics is a leading provider of information and solutions to improve the cost and quality of healthcare.
This year’s 15 Top Health Systems study evaluated 337 health systems and 2,924 member hospitals to identify the 15 U.S. health systems with the highest overall achievement on a balanced scorecard.

Lovelace Women’s Hospital introduces less-invasive breast cancer treatment option

Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE, April 24, 2017 - Women with certain types of early-stage breast cancer now have a new treatment option available at.

Lovelace Medical Group opens new “eco-friendly” clinic at Jefferson and Osuna April 17

Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE – April 13, 2017 – Lovelace Health System has announced Lovelace Medical Group Independence Square, a new two-story, 43,200 sq ft clinic at 6701 Jefferson St NE, will open for patients on April 17. 
As a state-of-the-art primary care office, the new building’s design will provide for a collaborative, team-based care approach, while ensuring efficient operations.

Lovelace Medical Group to open new clinical facility

Becker's Hospital Review

Lovelace Medical Group opened a new clinic on April 17. Becker's Hospital Review covered the story in their online edition. 

Lovelace boosts cancer care staff

Albuquerque Journal

Lovelace Health System recently hired the 32 employees of Hematology Oncology Associates of New Mexico as part of their expanding cancer care services. The Albuquerque Journal covered the story on April 4, 2017. 

Lovelace Medical Center employs new providers at the Lovelace Cancer Center

Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE – April 4, 2017 – Lovelace Medical Center has entered into an employment agreement with Hematology Oncology Associates of New Mexico to employ all providers and staff as part of the Lovelace Cancer Center.
The Lovelace Cancer Center provides services for patients seeking treatment for cancer, including chemotherapy, medical oncology services, radiation oncology services, hematology and even clinical trials.