Hope Wade Named Chief Operating Officer For CHRISTUS St. Vincent

CHRISTUS St. Vincent is pleased to announce that Hope Wade has been selected as the organization’s new Chief Operating Officer. Wade, who has served as the health system’s Chief Financial officer since July of 2017, brings more than 23 years of extensive health care management experience to the role, including experience in financial planning, decision support and operational strategy, as well as budget and capital planning processes.

CHRISTUS St. Vincent Staff Finds Better Way to Treat Infants Born with Opioid Addiction

Jennifer Castaneda-Lovato has been a nurse for 20 years, 16 of them in pediatrics.
“You see a lot,” she said recently. “There’s a whole lot involved in being a nurse.”
One type of case left her uneasy, she said. With one of the highest rates of opioid addiction in the nation, New Mexico hospitals see thousands of children born each year to addicted mothers.

133 Characteristics of Leadership with Lillian Montoya

While women are half the population and earn about half of all law and medical degrees, and represent half of the college educated workforce, according to the Pew Research Center data on women leaders, the share of female CEOs of Fortune 500 companies topped just 5% for the first time in the first quarter of 2017, with 27 women heading major firms. As recently as 1995, there were no female CEOs on the Fortune 500 list.

Coming soon to Santa Fe: ER options

Emergency medicine is about to get more interesting in Santa Fe.
Two new emergency departments are coming on line within the month. Christus St. Vincent opens its new emergency department at its Entrada Contenta clinic on Cerrillos Road in another week.

St. Vincent’s underscores its community impact

For longtime Santa Fe residents, the Christus in the name of St. Vincent Regional Medical Center can be somewhat of an afterthought.
To them, the hospital is simply St. Vincent’s. It’s the place where they came into the world, their parents or grandparents were born and where they have spent untold hours over the years — a broken arm, surgery, sudden illness and in many cases, the last days of a life.

Who’s Running the Hospitals?

Santa Fe's two medical centers feature a similar composition of board members, but Christus St. Vincent is more versed in diversity.

CHRISTUS Opens New Emergency Department

Christus opens new emergency department.
The free-standing emergency department built by Christus St. Vincent in Santa Fe this year treated its first patient at 7:17 a.m. Friday, the health care provider announced.


CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Medical Center Awarded Top Honor in Hospital Quality

CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Medical Center in Santa Fe, NM, has earned the Quest for Excellence Award, the New Mexico Hospital Association’s premier honor in hospital quality and performance improvement. The hospital is recognized for a project that improved management of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS).

Free Standing Emergency Department - CHRISTUS St. Vincent

CHRISTUS St Vincent Opens First Free Standing Emergency Department

CHRISTUS St. Vincent on Friday opened Santa Fe’s first Free Standing Emergency Department. The new Emergency Department, an addition to CHRISTUS St. Vincent Entrada Contenta Health Center located near I-25 & Cerrillos Road, treated its first patient at 7:17 a.m. on Friday September 28, 2018.