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 [...]
New Podcast: Champion Diabetes and Nutrition Service
Denise Giroux, Registered Dietitian & Diabetes Educator with Champion Diabetes & Nutrition Services, a department of Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center, discusses diabetes education to help our community understand the importance of making lifestyle changes to improve and manage their A1C and blood sugar control and help prevent complications. To [...]
GCRMC & Journey to Wellness welcome Sarah Tucker, FNP-C to the GCRMC Family!
Sarah Tucker is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She is a lifelong resident of this area. Her focus is Family Medicine and Preventive Care. Sarah spent the last 3 years working with the GCRMC Hospitalist program. In addition to Hospitalist, she instructed at New Mexico State University School of Nursing [...]
Our CCHWs at Community Connections are here to help!
Our Certified Community Health Workers (CCHWs) at Community Connections can help link you to community programs, resources and services. If you are in need of help, finding assistance for gas or electricity bills, finding ways to improve your health or would like to get diabetes self-management education and support - [...]
Welcome back Dr. Sandra Grummert!
GCRMC and the Journey to Wellness clinic would like to welcome Dr. Sandra Grummert back to the GCRMC family! Dr. Grummert is a family medicine physician with over 50 years of experience. She has practiced in Alamogordo for over 20 years. Dr. Grummert will be providing outpatient care to patients [...]
GCRMC & Champion Orthopaedics welcome DAYNA H. PRIDGEN, NP-C to the GCRMC Family!
Dayna was a hospital nurse for 6 years before becoming a nurse practitioner. She has now been a nurse practitioner for 8 years and specializes in family practice but has worked in other departments as well. Dayna has previous experience in family practice, urgent care, emergency department, steoporosis management, and [...]
New Podcast: Bariatric Surgery Program
To lose weight or to address certain health issues like diabetes. One option is bariatric surgery. Join Dr. Blair on our latest Champions for Wellness podcast as she talks about the bariatric surgery procedure. Dr. Blair explains who are the best candidates, what the surgery involves, and the benefits of [...]
Congratulations Champion Urgent Care!!!
Congratulations to our Champion Urgent Care clinic for achieving the designation of "Accredited Urgent Care" for a second 3-year UCA Accreditation! This designation affirms this center has met or exceeded all established standards for an Accredited & Certified Urgent Care Center with the Urgent Care Association, and also our commitment [...]
White Sands Women’s Healthcare welcomes Daniel Rowland, MD, FACOG to the GCRMC Family!
Dr. Rowland specializes in a full scope of Obstetrics and Gynecology services. Board certified by the American Board of OBGYN, he specializes in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery including corrective procedures for female urinary incontinence utilizing sling procedures. He is a guest speaker and instructor for surgical courses both nationally and [...]
2022 PHIL Award Honoree: Alexis Gallegos
Alexis Gallegos is the 2022 recipient of the PHIL Award. She is well-deserving and nominated by her colleagues, who wrote: “Alexis is compassionate, knowledgeable, easy going, smart, treats everyone with respect as well as me …”the traveler” not once has she ever hesitated to help.” - Lisa [...]
The Champion Family Medicine staff and residents learned the importance of having crucial conversations and what they can do to build and foster relationships.
Community Grand Tour and Celebration
We are excited to offer a behind-the-scenes grand tour of the latest state-of-the-art technology and services available in your hometown. Join us on Saturday, November 12, 2022, from 1 to 4 PM at The Pavilion - Main Entrance for the Community Grand Tour and Celebration!
October is New Mexico Community Health Workers Month
On September 27, 2022, Governor of the State of New Mexico, Michelle Lujan Grisham proclaimed October 2022 as “New Mexico Community Health Workers Month” Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center established a community health worker program in February of 2022, in response to our Community Health Needs Assessment. Since we started [...]
Pre-ITE Group Photo
This morning, the residents were ready to take their in-training examination and came together for a quick group photo.
New Champions for Wellness podcast featuring Denise Race
Champion Orthopaedics is proud to serve patients in Alamogordo, NM and surrounding communities, bringing patients the latest advances in orthopaedic care. Join the Director of the Orthopaedic Service Line, Denise Race on our latest Champions for Wellness podcast. Find this podcast and more at: www.gcrmc.org/podcast
Grand Rounds – Suture Workshop
October 12th, 2022 With the guidance of our General Surgery physicians, our PGY-2 & PGY-3 residents, along with various GCRMC providers and employees, honed in on their suturing skills using pieces of raw chicken breast and pigs feet. Multiple suture techniques and their protocols were taught by Dr. Blair [...]
“They gave me back my lifestyle.”
Our Pulmonary Rehabilitation Department is ready to help you get back to doing the activities you enjoy! Respiratory Therapists use a variety of diagnostic tests and treatments to treat or prevent breathing problems for patients diagnosed with COPD, Bronchitis, Emphysema, Asthma, Pneumonia and more. Call 575-443-2746 to schedule an appointment [...]