October 30, 2013 –The Joint Commission has recognized Memorial Medical Center as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® for achieving outstanding accountability measure performance. MMC was recognized for its achievement on the following measure sets: Heart Attack, Heart Failure and Pneumonia
October 18, 2013- Memorial Medical Center (MMC) named John Harris as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective November 1, 2013. Harris assumes the top leadership role at the hospital following the retirement of Paul Herzog on October 31.
October 1, 2013— Memorial Medical Center is pleased to announce an additional service at their HealthPlex location. A 64-Slice CT (Computed Tomography) Scanner is now available at the HealthPlex providing advanced imaging service to the fastest growing area in Las Cruces.
October 1, 2013 – Memorial Medical Center has delivered more babies than any other hospital in Southern New Mexico and now its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), is able to care for more babies than before. Two years ago, the NICU kept on average 2 babies per day. Today, an average of ten babies are staying at the MMC NICU, due to expansion and a new Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.