At Presbyterian, we’re working to transform healthcare for the people who count on us. The stories below highlight a few of our innovative programs and initiatives.

Emily’s Story / Orthopedics View Larger

Emily is a runner. Exercise helps define who she is and brings her family together. She was faced with the prospect of losing that part of her life when she damaged the cartilage in her knee. Read More

Rita’s Story / Cancer Care View Larger

When Rita was diagnosed with breast cancer, she was understandably afraid and overwhelmed. Colleen, her nurse navigator, was able to help lessen the emotional impact of a scary diagnosis. Read More

Chris’ Story / Heart Care View Larger

Chris was born with a congenital heart defect. When Dr. Walinsky saw him, Chris likely had only months to live. Read More

Shannon’s Story / Primary Care View Larger

When Shannon noticed changes in his vision, he thought he needed an eye doctor. Dr. Madden, his family medicine physician, suspected it was a more serious symptom. Read More

Triplets’ Story / Presbyterian NICU View Larger

When Emily was pregnant with triplets, Dr. Hernandez had a knack for making her feel at home. And in turn, she inspired him with a sense of courage. Read More

Mariah’s Story / Pediatric Heart Care View Larger

Baby Mariah was born with a large hole in her tiny heart. The only way to repair it was with surgery. Presbyterian is the only hospital in New Mexico with a board-certified pediatric heart surgeon. Read More

Jonathan’s Story / Urgent Care View Larger

An urgent care for children, staffed by pediatricians. It's a better experience for kids and their parents. Read More

Donna’s Story / A New Delivery View Larger

One of the first deliveries at Rio Rancho's Presbyterian Rust Medical Center. And big sister is there every step of the way. Read More

Sophia’s Story / Presbyterian NICU View Larger

The neonatal team at the Presbyterian Rust Medical Center NICU brings Sophia, Rio Rancho's first hospital born baby, safely into the world. Read More

The Bergs’ Story / Electronic Records View Larger

MyChart, Presbyterian's secure, online electronic medical records tool, puts you in charge of your healthcare. You can view allergy and immunization history, receive lab results, request appointments, request prescription renewals and pay bills. Read More

Tup’s Story / Complete Cancer Care View Larger

Tup is fighting her disease at The Cancer Center at Presbyterian. As part of our complete cancer care program, Presbyterian has partnered with MD Anderson, the nation’s leader in cancer care, at the Presbyterian MD Anderson Radiation Treatment Center at Kaseman Hospital. Read More

Donna and Megan’s Stories / A Tour View Larger

Monday, October 24 of 2011 will be a proud day for the Presbyterian family. That’s the day Presbyterian Rust Medical Center Rio Rancho will open its doors. Soon after, Donna and Megan may be two of the first mothers to have their babies here. Read More

Peggy’s Story / Hospital at Home View Larger

Providing the best care possible includes more than the most advanced technology and highly skilled physicians. Sometimes, it’s as much about where patients heal as how they’re healed. That’s why Hospital at Home brings the hospital to the patient. Read More

Alison’s Story / Heart Care View Larger

Alison was 31 and had recently given birth when she experienced a massive heart attack. She was fortunate to have been rushed to Presbyterian, with New Mexico’s most advanced cardiac care unit. Our cardiac program began in 1970 and has grown exponentially. Read More

Pastor Hill’s Story / Healthy Solutions View Larger

Some health plan members need help understanding their conditions when they’re diagnosed with a chronic, often life-changing disease. Education and coaching greatly improves their ability to manage their health. That’s why we started Healthy Solutions. Read More

More Stories Coming Soon

Check back soon for more stories that show the transformative ways we’re making healthcare better for New Mexicans.

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