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Local Program Empowers Individuals to Manage Their Diabetes

In the landscape of American healthcare, the prevalence of diabetes looms large, affecting millions of lives and presenting significant challenges to individuals and communities alike. New Mexico faces considerable challenges in this regard, as highlighted by data from the New Mexico Department of Health, indicating a steady increase in the age-adjusted prevalence of diagnosed diabetes […]

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Hospital Auxiliary Supports and Strengthens Healthcare in our Community

For decades, the Holy Cross Hospital Auxiliary has been a steadfast pillar in the local healthcare community, embodying the spirit of service and compassion. Founded on principles of altruism and community support, the Auxiliary has played a vital role in supporting the hospital’s mission to provide excellent care to the community. Today, the Holy Cross […]

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Team of Taoseñas Lead Recruitment Efforts for Holy Cross Hospital

Holy Cross Medical Center displays not only a commitment to healthcare excellence but also a steadfast dedication to its community. At the heart of this commitment lies the Human Resources (HR) department, a dynamic team of Taoseñas led by Chief Human Resources Officer Vivian Santistevan. With a shared vision of prioritizing local talent and fostering […]

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Holy Cross Hospital Improves Noninvasive Diagnostics With New CT Scanner

Holy Cross Hospital made a substantial upgrade last year with the addition of a state-of-the-art Philips Incisive CT Scanner to the hospital’s Imaging Department. The Incisive CT Scanner offers excellent imaging capabilities allowing patients to get advanced diagnostic procedures right here in Taos. This CT scanner is an example of our ongoing commitment to the […]

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Dr. Mary Jo Young Brings Compassionate Primary Care to Taos

In 2023 Holy Cross Medical Center held a community-wide survey asking Taos County residents which services they would like to see expanded to better support the health of locals. The number one response highlighted a strong need for expanded primary care access. In a significant addition to the healthcare options in Taos, Dr. Mary Jo […]

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Holy Cross Medical Center’s Community Health Services in 2023

As the calendar turns a page, it’s a time not just for resolutions and fresh starts but also for reflection. Looking back on the accomplishments of the past year at Holy Cross Medical Center brings a sense of pride in the services and support provided to our community. From the Holy Cross Benefit Navigation program, […]

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Free Lunch for Veterans November 10th, 2023

In honor of Veterans Day, Holy Cross Hospital is acknowledging the service of all local veterans by offering a free lunch on November 10th from 1200 – 1300 at the Wheeler Peak Cafe. Please bring proof of military service and join your fellow veterans. Holy Cross Hospital is also proud to announce that we now […]

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Meet Dr. Steven Slikkers, Holy Cross Medical Center Surgeon

Dr. Steven Slikkers is a Board-Certified general surgeon and practiced in Michigan for 18 years before joining the team at Holy Cross Surgical Specialties. Steven graduated from the Loma Linda School of Medicine in 1999 and completed a 5-year residency at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Rochester, Minnesota. After his residency at the […]

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Holy Cross Women’s Health Institute Welcomes Dr. Casey Smith

Dr. Tim Moore, has spent his career as a dedicated obstetrician and gynecologist. He has touched countless lives and has left an indelible mark on the health of our community. Having made Taos his home in 2007, Dr. Moore began providing care with Holy Cross in 2008. With an impressive career spanning 41 years in […]

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Honoring Our Long-Term Employees. 2021 & 2022 Service Awards

Since 1936, Holy Cross Hospital has been providing care to our community. From the original location on La Posta Road, to the current modern facility on Weimer Road, generations of Taoseños have come together to care for the community at Holy Cross.  Holy Cross Medical Center currently employs over 450 individuals. Every employee that works […]

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Holy Cross Medical Center Expands Cardiology Services with Husband and Wife Heart Specialists

The heart holds immeasurable significance as a vital organ in the human body. Serving as the core of the circulatory system, its primary function is to pump oxygen-rich blood throughout the body, nourishing organs and tissues. This continuous circulation of blood ensures the delivery of essential nutrients and oxygen required for cellular metabolism, enabling all […]

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Holy Cross Sets High Standards for Emergency Room Physicians

Americans living in rural communities can face unique challenges when it comes to accessing healthcare services. Long drives and limited options often mean that it can be difficult to access high quality healthcare services. Luckily for those of us that live in the Taos area, we have access to a hospital that provides a wide […]

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Taos Clinic for Children & Youth – Local Pediatric Care

Taos Clinic for Children and Youth (TCCY) provides a wide range of pediatric medical services to infants, children and young adults. TCCY is staffed by a team of experienced board-certified pediatricians and nurse practitioners.The TCCY team is dedicated to providing the highest quality care to the children of our community. TCCY offers a variety of […]

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Welcome the First Baby of 2023 at Holy Cross

Holy Cross Hospital is proud to welcome Arleen Calva Adame, the first baby of 2023 delivered by the Labor & Delivery department at Holy Cross Hospital on January 1st at 3am. Join us in congratulating Talia Adame and Gregorio Cruz on the birth of Arleen Calva Adame. Learn more about the Labor & Delivery Department […]

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Alive and Breathing – Recycled Fashion Dress by ICU Nurse, Lucky Andrade

Holy Cross Medical Center would like to recognize ICU nurse, Lucky Andrade, for winning first place at the Recycle Santa Fe Art Fashion Show in November. Lucky’s avant-garde wedding dress titled “Alive and Breathing” is made from 100% post-consumer medical waste. She used deconstructed oxygen tubing to create the ‘fabric’, embellished it with medicine vial […]

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Grateful for Our Hospital

I would like to take a moment to recognize how grateful I am for the high quality staff we have at our local hospital. It is my privilege to have recently been appointed to the Board of Directors at Holy Cross Hospital, and my time as a medical professional in the community reinforces my belief […]