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News Archive 2018-01-23T22:44:20+00:00

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Welcome Dr. J. Randall Underwood to Champion Pain Management

  Please join us in welcoming Dr. J. Randall Underwood to Champion Pain Management. Dr. Underwood is board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine by the American Board of Anesthesiology and the American Board of Pain Medicine. Dr. Underwood received his medical degree at University of Texas Health Science Center. He [...]

To Our Community:

To our community: We are receiving several calls about measles in Otero County. As of today, we have NOT confirmed a case of measles in our clinics or at the hospital. If you are concerned, please speak with your provider about a measles titer test. This is a simple blood [...]

Welcome Dr. Pike to Champion Orthopaedics

GCRMC is always recruiting to improve our patient experience and to bring the best medical professionals to Otero County. Please join us in welcoming Andrew N. Pike, MD to Champion Orthopaedics. Dr. Andrew Pike is a board certified Orthopaedic surgeon with experience in sports medicine. He will have a weekly [...]

Congratulations to our Q3 PRIDE Winners

Please join us in congratulating our 3rd Quarter PRIDE award recipients. These employees exemplify the GCRMC Standards of Behaviors and the culture we promote. PROFESSIONAL: Bobby Leonard – Diagnostic Imaging RESPECTFUL: Dusti Orchard – Accounting INNOVATIVE: Matthew Geary – Lab DEDICATED: Hazel Virden, RN – Case Management ENGAGED: Amanda Lucero [...]

The Suture Workshop – Wednesday, April 10th

Gerald Champion began its first Ground Rounds presented by Dr. William Pollard, MD (General Surgery) and Dr. Seyed Arshad, MD (UNM Surgery Resident).  The Suture Workshop offered an interactive learning experience with an interdisciplinary audience.  The Ground Round series will take place once a month for our healthcare professionals.  [...]

Thank you for 45 years Charla

Charla Fuller has been with Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center since 1974. She initially started in Environmental Services for a short period and then moved into Registration/Admissions. She then went into a patient-analyst position, which was a new position at the time so she made it her own. Charla has [...]

Champion Pharmacy Delivers Meds to Beds

YOUR TIME MATTERS Want your medication before you leave the hospital? Champion Pharmacy is conveniently located inside GCRMC in the Main Corridor Bedside Delivery Available Champion Pharmacy can fill Prescriptions for you or a family member before you leave the hospital whether you have been recently discharged from the hospital [...]

PRIDE Winners for Second Quarter

Please Join Us in Congratulating our 2nd Quarter PRIDE Award recipients.  These employees exemplify the GCRMC Standards of Behavior.   PROFESSIONAL: Diana Winsor – OPBMed RESPECTFUL: Irma Cardiel – Lab INNOVATIVE: Karra Lutterman – Urgent Care DEDICATED: Jeanetta Singleton – Urgent Care ENGAGED: Jackie Escalante - FANS

Congratulations Megan Harrington, PharmD

Please join us in congratulating Megan Harrington, PharmD Megan was awarded the CompleteRx Team Covenant Award. The Team Covenant Award is considered to be the highest employee recognition. The award is granted to an individual, out of 200 peer nominations, who best model the company values which emphasize commitment to [...]

25 Years of Sarah’s Seniors Program

Christmas 2018, the employees of GCRMC celebrated 25 years of providing Christmas wishes to home bound seniors. Seventy-Eight seniors identified their three wishes for this Christmas. Our staff purchased and wrapped the gifts that were delivered by the senior center meals-on-wheels drivers on December 20, 2018. This twenty-five-year program is [...]

Faculty Development Suture Workshop – Wednesday, December 12th

Join us Wednesday, December 12th in Conference Rooms 1 & 2, from 7am - 8am, for a Suture Workshop presented by Dr. William Pollard, General Surgeon and Chief Medical Officer. After this session, participants will be able to: Identify different suture materials and needles Demonstrate more advanced wound closure techniques [...]

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) National Conference – August 2-4, 2018

We were happy to be a part of the American Academy of Family Physicians National Conference this August!  Use the arrows to scroll through and see some of our photos from the event!

July 2018 Daisy Honoree Erica Brown

Winner: Erica Brown, RN – Outpatient Care Unit Erica Brown, RN is the July 2018 Daisy Award Honoree. Erica has been an RN with GCRMC for 6 years however; her nursing career includes a lot of experience as she has worked in the medical/surgical floor, recovery room, and currently is in [...]

Cari Parker, CNP joins Dr. Abood

Cari Parker, CNP joins Ferial Abood, MD at the Internal Medicine Group and is accepting new patients 18 and above. She recently moved from Dallas, to be closer to family her in Alamogordo. Cari attended the University of Texas at Arlington in Arlington, TX receiving her Bachelor of Science in [...]

Charlotte DuBois, CNP joins Physicians Practices

Charlotte DuBois, CNP is a native of Alamogordo. She is accepting new patients 18 and older. Charlotte has over 20 years of nursing experience in different settings including 16 years in critical care, director of telemetry and ICU services. She attended New Mexico State University obtaining her Bachelor of Science [...]

Welcome Neurologist Karen LeComte

Dr. LeComte is a board certified Neurologist, with 14 years of practice. A long time New England naive, she graduated from the University of Vermont College of Medicine and Neurology residency was at Fletcher Allen Healthcare at UVMCOM. She came six years ago as a temporary physician to the Four [...]

Sarah’s Seniors

Sarah’s Seniors has been a GCRMC tradition for over 20 years.  GCRMC partners with the Alamogordo Senior Center and Meals on Wheels to get gifts for home bound seniors in our community.  GCRMC employees purchased 280 gifts this year.