Congratulations to 2023 Daisy Award winner, Julia Bailey, RN!

Excited for our journey ahead in 2024, we'd like to take a moment to reflect and celebrate the incredible impact of our Daisy Award winner from 2023, Julia Bailey, RN! Her compassion, dedication, and attentiveness left an unforgettable mark on the patients in her care. Julia had a couple of [...]

It’s a boy! GCRMC’s first baby of 2024!

Everyone welcome GCRMC’s first baby of 2024! Proud parents Carina and Cody Neale welcomed little Archer Allen Jo Neale to the world on New Year's Day. Archer was born January 1, 2024 at 3:00 p.m. He arrived weighing 8 pounds 7 ounces and measured 21 inches long. Congratulations to the [...]

Happy Holidays!

During this joyous season, it is our privilege to serve and extend heartfelt wishes for a Merry Christmas to all our patients, their families, and our dedicated staff. May the spirit of love, hope, and healing surround you, bringing comfort and joy. Wishing you a peaceful and blessed Christmas!

GCRMC Receives Advanced Hip and Knee Replacement Certification From DNV!

Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center (GCRMC) announces that it has received Advanced Hip & Knee Replacement Certification from DNV. This certification affirms an organization’s excellence in orthopedic surgery within the scope of hip and knee arthroplasty and related procedures inclusive of initial diagnostic services, surgical services, and therapies related to [...]

The da Vinci surgical system is at GCRMC!

GCRMC is pleased to announce the addition of the da Vinci surgical system to the state-of-the-art technology in your local hospital. Da Vinci is robotic assisted surgical technology offering surgeons high-definition 3D vision, a magnified view with robotic and computer assistance. Today’s surgeons graduate with training in this technology and [...]

Dr. Race Celebrates Completion of 500th Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery!!!

Dr. Race, of Champion Orthopaedics, has completed 500 Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted orthopedic surgeries. We received the Mako robotic system in 2019. Robotic-arm assisted surgery allows our patients to take advantage of the latest innovations in health care right here in our community! We would like to extend our congratulations to [...]

GCRMC & Champion Orthopaedics welcome Dr. Drew Miller to our community!

Champion Orthopaedics is pleased to announce the arrival of Dr. Drew Miller! Please join us in welcoming Dr. Miller to our community! Drew Miller, DO specializes in general Orthopaedic Care. He is trained in many aspects of orthopaedics including joint replacement, fracture care and sports injuries. Dr. Miller is a [...]

GCRMC & Champion Orthopaedics welcome Dr. José Alicea to the GCRMC Family!

Champion Orthopaedics is pleased to announce the arrival of Dr. José Alicea! Please join us in welcoming Dr. Alicea to the GCRMC Family! Dr. Alicea is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in Sports Medicine (Knee), MAKO® Robotic Total Hip Replacement, MAKO® Robotic Total Knee Replacement. Residency: General Surgery and [...]

Our wound care team is your partner in wound healing.

Patients coming into our Advanced Wound Care develop close relationships with the staff. Although this may be a difficult time, the team at Advanced Wound Care is there for patients every step of the way. If you or a loved one has a wound, our center can help! For more [...]


Community Frequently Asked Questions Why is the Hospital Joining CHRISTUS? Healthcare is facing difficult times and independent hospitals are challenged to continue in the current environment. This decision will secure the future of quality healthcare in our community.   Is the hospital going broke? No, GCRMC is in a strong [...]

Community Notice

**Community Notice: The Rehabilitation Center of Alamogordo will no longer accept inpatients effective May 5, 2023. A number of factors have led to this decision to include low census, difficulty recruiting providers and demand for more medical/surgical beds. Patients in need of additional therapy will receive care on the medical [...]

New Podcast: Champion Diabetes and Nutrition Service

Shirley discusses diabetes education and general nutrition along with our new service line, Champion Diabetes & Nutrition Services. How a potential patient can get more information and schedule an appointment, and what benefits are there with this new service to our community. To listen to this podcast and more, visit [...]

New Podcast: Fracture Liaison Services at GCRMC

The Fracture Liaison Service is a care coordinated, multispecialty service championed by Orthopaedic Surgery. Our liaisons utilize the support of local healthcare providers as well as Champion Orthopaedics to coordinate with your primary care physician to improve your quality of bone health and clinical outcome. Listen to Dayna Pridgen, CNP's [...]

Congratulations to Advanced Wound Care!

Congratulations to Advanced Wound Care for achieving the RestorixHealth Clinical Distinction Award! Recipients of this award have demonstrated success by meeting or exceeding patient safety goals along with a 90% healing rate. Many thanks to the wound center staff for providing superior patient care! For more information about our wound [...]