Tag: UNM Hospital

UNMH nursing team honored for improving patient care

UNMH nursing team honored for improving patient care

By Furhana Afrid | April 26, 2016
The National Patient Safety Foundation (NPSF) and The DAISY Foundation have honored nurses at University of New Mexico Hospital for their work to improve patient care through electronic health records.
UNMH to sponsor health fair at 2016 Gathering of Nations

UNMH to sponsor health fair at 2016 Gathering of Nations

By Terry Kelly | April 19, 2016
Native Americans from more than 500 North American tribes will venture to Albuquerque this month for the annual Gathering of Nations powwow, and the UNM Health Sciences Center will be there, too.
UNM selects team for hospital development plan

UNM selects team for hospital development plan

By Michael Haederle | April 04, 2016
The University of New Mexico Hospitals have selected a team to initiate the development plan for an adult acute-care replacement hospital on the UNM campus.
UNM Hospital Pediatric Cardiology Clinic making a difference

UNM Hospital Pediatric Cardiology Clinic making a difference

By Michael Haederle | July 10, 2015
It’s a typical Monday morning in the pediatric cardiology clinic at UNM Hospital. Parents from all over New Mexico bring their children here to be seen for a host of heart problems – including congenital defects like holes in the heart, under-developed heart chambers or blocked valves.
Partners in practice: former patient inspired to care for others

Partners in practice: former patient inspired to care for others

By Cindy Foster | June 25, 2015
UNM pediatric oncologist Stuart Winter, MD, was pleasantly surprised recently when he encountered former patient Courtney Nelson at UNM Hospital, where she is now a colleague. The encounter was a far cry from their first, when an 11-year-old Nelson was newly diagnosed with Ewing’s sarcoma, a rare form of cancer mainly seen in children.