To raise awareness about the Affordable Care Act – commonly called “Obamacare” – the Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce is hosting an Affordable Care Act Briefing Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 16, at Ramada Palms de Las Cruces, 201 E. University Ave.
The briefing luncheon will feature Dr. Martin Hickey, CEO of New Mexico Health Connections. New Mexico Health Connections is the state’s new nonprofit, consumer-oriented and operated health plan, focused on serving individuals and small businesses. New Mexico Health Connections is chartered by the Affordable Care Act to provide a ... Continue Reading
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Hotel Encanto de Las Cruces is a full-service luxury hotel, offering sophisticated living steeped in the grandeur of Spanish Colonial style.
The hotel originally opened in 1986 as the Hilton Las Cruces. In 1994, the Hilton was purchased by the New Mexico-based American Property Management Company (APMC). In 2005, APMC became Heritage Hotels and Resorts Inc., with the goal of developing independent hotels that preserve New Mexico’s rich cultural tradition and draw upon the Southwest’s unique and colorful heritage. In October 2006, ... Continue Reading
By Stacie Allen
The Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce consistently works toward meeting the needs of its members.
A few of these efforts include a new tiered dues structure to provide more benefits, restructuring the Small Business Workshops to be an innovative learning tool, a work force development program called Skill-Ready Doña Ana, a discount prescription drug card program, enhanced networking events and the creation of a Membership Advisory Committee to keep its members connected to the mission. The Chamber hasn’t stopped there. Over the past two years, we have committed to preserving a valuable piece of Doña Ana County’s history ... Continue Reading
On Thursday, June 20, more than 200 leaders from the business community gathered at the Las Cruces Convention Center for the Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce’s annual Medical Update Luncheon.
Paul Herzog, CEO of Memorial Medical Center, and Denten Park, CEO of MountainView Regional Medical Center, shared the stage.
Herzog called the changes currently taking place in the health care field “transformational.” He used electronic medical records as an example.
“While it sounds like a good idea and sounds like a simple idea, it requires a tremendous amount of work,” he said.
Herzog said Memorial Medical Center certified last year for “Meaningful Use” ... Continue Reading