Overdose Awareness Day

Addiction is a disease, and it’s one that is far too prevalent. The CDC estimated that 100,306 people died from an overdose during a 12-month period ending in April 2021. And The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime reports that North America continues to have the highest drug-related mortality rate in the world. To…

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School Bus Safety

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With the school year approaching quickly, now is the perfect time to practice and inform your kids about the importance of school bus safety. There’s no harm in taking extra precautions as we get ready for back to school.   Several of the 25 million students around the country start and end their day with…

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We’re Here for Your Children

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We know that kids can get sick or hurt at any given time. Not to worry though; we’re here for you and your family. Our physicians are board-certified and trained to treat pediatric ER cases, and with on-site imaging and laboratory, we are prepared to make your child’s visit quick and comfortable. Our location offers…

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Albuquerque ER & Hospital Wins “Best Places to Work”

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Media Contact:  Lisa Neal  Marketing Director  lneal@abqhospital.com ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico—July 21, 2022—Albuquerque ER & Hospital has been awarded Albuquerque Business First’s “Best Places to Work for 2022.” The honorees for each category will be recognized at a Top Golf event on Aug. 25, where the top ranked companies will be revealed. The team at Albuquerque…

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Protect Yourself from UV Rays

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Summer is in full swing, which means we are all spending more time outside. We strongly encourage everyone to be aware of the importance of protecting their skin from the sun and UV rays. As you may know, too much exposure to UV could cause skin cancer. According to The National Cancer Institute, skin cancer…

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How to Stay Safe This Fourth of July!

As the holiday weekend rolls in and the celebrations begin, we encourage you to take caution in the activities and stay safe this July 4th! We have some tips for you to stay safe this Independence Day. Firework Safety Tips Fireworks are an essential part of the Fourth of July, and although fireworks are tons…

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Albuquerque ER & Hospital Celebrates Three Years of Serving the Albuquerque Community

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Media Contact: Lisa Neal Marketing Director lneal@abqhospital.com Albuquerque, N.M.– June 21, 2022— Albuquerque ER & Hospital celebrates its third anniversary! Since opening its doors in 2019, Albuquerque ER & Hospital has become the highest patient-rated hospital in New Mexico with the shortest wait time. With over 26,000 patients served since its opening, Albuquerque ER &…

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Eat Your Veggies

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June 17th is National Eat Your Vegetables Day and the perfect time to try those veggies you’ve been avoiding since you were a kid. All vegetables carry healthful dietary fiber, vitamins, and minerals, but some are full of exceptional health benefits! Depending on your diet, nutritional needs, and overall well-being some specific vegetables may offer…

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Family Health and Fitness Day!

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It’s time to get up and get active for National Family Health and Fitness Day on June 8th! The National Recreation and Park Association has created this day to encourage families to participate in healthy physical activity and to help promote the importance of parks and recreation in keeping communities active and healthy. Looking for…

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Recognizing A Stroke Can Save Your Life

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Did you know that May is National Stroke Awareness Month? We’re sharing some facts and need to know information about what a stroke looks like, how to lower your chances of having one, and what the risks are. What is a stroke The American Stroke Association defines a stroke as “a disease that affects the…

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Understanding Psoriasis

Psoriasis. Hard to spell, easy to misunderstand. That’s why we’re here to clear things up for Psoriasis Awareness Month. Misconceptions about psoriasis can lead to stigma and create undeserved shame or embarrassment surrounding the matter. A study conducted in 2020 found that psoriasis can cause psychological and social implications for those who struggle with it.…

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All About Immunizations

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If you are part of a family with children, odds are you took a vacation at some point this summer. Whether out of state to a famous theme park, or even out of the country to visit family and friends back home, there’s one thing every kid has in common: the need for up-to-date vaccinations…

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National Cord Blood Awareness Month

July is Cord Blood Awareness Month, and this is the perfect opportunity to learn more about what cord blood is and what it can do. Cord blood can be used to treat more than 70 diseases, including blood cancers like leukemia and lymphoma. Cord blood banking has only been in existence for around 25 years.…

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Summer Sun: Heat-Related Safety

Young woman enjoying a bottle of water outdoors on a bike trip.

Summer is one of the best seasons, packed full of longer days and lots of sunshine. However, it’s important to remember there’s also the increased chance of heat related injury and ailment. Albuquerque ER & Hospital understands that in the midst of all the fun, it can be easy to forget sunblock for a day…

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New Emergency Room & Micro-Hospital Now Open in Albuquerque

Albuquerque, NM (June 2019) – Albuquerque ER & Hospital is pleased to announce a long-overdue, concierge-level care medical facility for the residents of Albuquerque, Rio Rancho, Corrales, and the surrounding areas.  After practicing for years in traditional hospital ERs, the founding partners of Albuquerque ER & Hospital decided that high-quality, compassionate emergency medical care was needed in…

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