Strategic Visioning Process

Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center has served Alamogordo and Otero County for nearly 75 years. To maintain its vital role in the community and continue for another 75 years, the hospital's Board of Directors and leadership are embarking on a strategic visioning process to explore opportunities to enhance access to [...]

New Champions for Wellness podcast featuring Dr. Abood!

Advanced Wound Care of South Central New Mexico at Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center is dedicated to healing wounds, preventing lower limb loss and optimizing outcomes for our patients. Join Dr. Abood on our latest Champions for Wellness podcast, as she discusses what Advanced Wound Care is, the types of [...]

GCRMC celebrates National Doctors’ Day!

Today is National Doctors’ Day! GCRMC would like to recognize and celebrate our team of dedicated providers who work selflessly bringing exceptional healthcare to our many patients throughout the community. Today, and every day, we honor the sacrifices our providers make to put the health of our community first. THANK [...]

New Champions for Wellness podcast featuring Dr. Boulware!

Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center Cardiology Services extend life-saving treatments to patients daily. Dr. Boulware talks about the cardiology services including a 24-hour cardiac cath lab at Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center. Join Dr. Boulware on our latest Champions for Wellness podcast, as he explains the purpose of the 24-hour [...]

GCRMC announces the re-opening of our new state-of-the-art Cath Lab!

GCRMC is pleased to announce the re-opening of our new state-of-the-art cath lab. The GCRMC Cath Lab is a joint venture with The Hospital of Providence. This service started in 2015 and over 3000 heart caths have been done, eliminating the need to transfer patients for this critical procedure. Our [...]

Know Us by Heart!

During American Heart Month, the AHA and other organizations reinforce the importance of heart health, the need for more research and efforts to ensure that millions of people live longer and healthier. In most cases, heart disease is preventable when people adopt a healthy lifestyle, which includes not smoking, maintaining [...]

GCRMC Welcomes Back Visitors!

GCRMC will be welcoming visitors back to the facility starting Thursday, February 17, 2022 at 1PM for limited visitation. Visiting hours will be from 1-6PM, daily. Please review bullet points on the flyer for visitor responsibilities. The safety of our patients, providers and employees is our top priority while we [...]

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Turcinovic to the GCRMC Family!

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Petar “Pete” Turcinovic to the GCRMC Family! Dr. Turcinovic completed his general surgery residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Since finishing his surgical residency in 1998, he practiced general surgery in the same community where he went to [...]

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Gregory Pellizzon to the GCRMC Family!

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Gregory Pellizzon to the GCRMC Family!   Dr. Gregory Pellizzon completed his MD at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan and his residency at Michigan State University Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies. He completed his clinical cardiology fellowship at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal [...]

National Wear Red Day!

Show your support and rock your best red outfit, red lipstick or red scrubs on National Wear Red Day® - observed on the first Friday in February to raise awareness about heart disease as the leading cause of death among Americans, especially women. Find resources and more information at [...]

February is American Heart Month!

American Heart Month is a great time to think about how you can reduce your risk for cardiovascular disease. This tip sheet offers ideas for simple ways to incorporate heart health into every day of the month. Try a new activity each day and make your favorites part of your [...]

New Podcast: Rehabilitation Services Close to Home

How can rehabilitation services help your health and recovery? Let's find out with Dr. Lisa Barrett, Physiatrist and Medical Director of Rehabilitation Center of Alamogordo at Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center. Visit to listen to this podcast.

Champion Pharmacy hours

Due to unforeseen circumstances Champion Pharmacy will close at 5pm on Thursday 1/13/22 and Friday 1/14/22. Champion Pharmacy will also be closed all day Sunday 1/16/22. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please contact us if you should have any questions at (575) 446-5950.

It’s a boy! Meet our 2022 New Year’s baby

Proud parents Jessica Rivera and Gerardo Marrero, Jr. welcomed little Atreyu Andres Spartacus Mitchell to the world on New Year's Day. GCRMC’s first baby of the New Year was born at exactly 7:18 a.m. on Jan. 1. Atreyu arrived weighing 8 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 21 inches long. Delivering [...]

Congratulations, Dr. Rawlings!

Sending a big CONGRATULATIONS to Dr. Ruth Rawlings who has earned Board Certification in Gastroenterology from the American Board of Internal Medicine! Dr. Rawlings joined the team of healthcare providers at GCRMC to fulfill the need for Gastroenterology services in Alamogordo and surrounding areas, with the intent of providing world [...]