Sandoval Regional Medical Center Opens

On July 7 and 8, Sandoval Regional Medical Center (SRMC) is hosting its Grand Opening ceremony and first Health Fair. The festivities will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday with a pancake breakfast, ribbon-cutting ceremony, and a ceremonial dance and blessing performed by the local pueblos.

On both Saturday and Sunday, the hospital's physicians, directors, and fellow staff members will be hosting a health fair that includes a tour of the various departments within SRMC, demonstrations of the equipment and technology the staff will be utilizing to provide the best patient care available, and field any questions the inquisitive mind might have.

On Sunday, starting at 10 a.m., breakfast burritos will be served, with the health fair and hospital tours continuing later in the morning. SRMC will be delivering a special event that celebrates life, community, and family. It is dedicated to the tireless efforts of countless contributing organizations, to the hard work of the SRMC staff, and to the support of the local community and the residents of Sandoval County.

Schedule of Events:

Saturday, July 7th

8:30 a.m. - Complimentary Pancake breakfast

9:30 a.m. - Ribbon cutting ceremony, ceremonial dancers, and the blessing of the hospital

10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. - Health fair and tours of the new hospital, meet your doctor, along with outdoor activities for the kids such as face painting, a magician, music, children bounce houses, and a DJ

Sunday, July 8th

10 a.m. - Demonstrations by Defined Fitness, complimentary breakfast burritos and live musical performances 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Health fair, new hospital tours, meet your doctor and the kid's activities and meet the UNM athletes for autographs
Contact: Cindy Foster, 272-3322

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