accreditations and awards

As an expansive network of healthcare facilities, we take great pride in a collective and individual commitment to quality. Our high standards for patient care direct every action. Very often, our quality care draws the attention of peer review, and we’re proud to be recognized time and time again as leaders in our field.

Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center

  • Named to Truven Health Analytic’s 50 top-performing hospitals in the nation for cardiovascular success 2016
  • American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline Gold Receiving Quality Achievement Award (since 2015)
  • American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline Heart Attack Receiving Center Accreditation
  • Chest Pain Center Accreditation by Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care
  • American College of Cardiology’s NCDR ACTION Registry-GWTG Platinum Performance Award
  • Hybrid room finalist for NAIOP Awards of Excellence

Lovelace Health System

  • Top 15 Health Systems by Truven Health Analytics, 2016, 2017
  • New Mexico Family-Friendly Business Award Tier I, 2016, 2017
  • International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI) Award for Outstanding Human Performance Intervention for customer experience project, 2016

Lovelace Medical Center

  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare, 2016, 2017 - Ranked #4 in the nation among providers
  • Midas+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016
  • American Heart Association/American Stroke Association “Get with the Guidelines” Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award, 2016, 2017
  • American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Target: Stroke Honor Roll since 2012
  • American Heart Association and American Stroke Association Get With the Guidelines - AFIB Bronze Achievement Award 2017
  • Accredited in radiation oncology by the America College of Radiology 2017
  • Recognized by Healthgrades for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories
  • DNV accredited

Lovelace Medical Group

  • Clinic named Patient Centered Medical Home by National Committee for Quality Assurance, 2017
  • Honored for “Deals of the Year” award by Albuquerque Business First for acquisition of ABQ Health Partners’ women’s health 2016

Lovelace Pharmacy

  • One of only a few pharmacies in the state with pharmacists who are certified to dispense HIV medications.
  • 92% recommendation rate among customers.

Lovelace Regional Hospital - Roswell

  • Ranked a Top Hospital in New Mexico for Patient Safety by Consumer Reports, 2014
  • Named a Best Place to Work by Albuquerque Business First
  • Accredited by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital

  • CARF-accredited in six programs
  • UNM Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Site of the Year 2017
  • Outpatient rehabilitation therapy sites received Excellence in Outcomes Award - Orthopedics by Focus On Therapeutic Outcomes, Inc. (FOTO), Q3 2016
  • HealthStream Awards of Excellence: Excellence Through Insight Award for Most Improved Small Hospital in overall employee satisfaction and engagement

Lovelace Westside Hospital

  • Becker’s Hospital Reviews 150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare, 2016 and 2017
  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work (2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2008). Ranked #17 in the nation among healthcare providers in 2016
  • Designated a Pinwheel Champion by the Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care (IPFCC) 2016
  • Lovelace Bariatrics accredited as a Level 1 facility under the Bariatric Surgery Center Network Accreditation Program of the American College of Surgeons
  • Blue Distinction Center for Bariatric Surgery ® from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • DNV Accredited

Lovelace Women’s Hospital

  • Named a Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation 2017
  • Named a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation 2017
  • 2015, 2016 and 2017 Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Breast Centers
  • 2016 and 2017 Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety
  • Named to Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare since 2008, ranked #43 in 2016
  • ACR Accreditation for Radiology
  • Breast Care Center Recertified by National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers
  • DNV Accredited