March 2006

St. Joseph in Albuquerque Wins Quality Recognition

St. Joseph Community Health Services, Albuquerque, N.M., received a 2005 Piñon Recognition award from Quality New Mexico. Quality New Mexico recognizes select businesses, schools, health care providers, nonprofit organizations and government entities in the state for excellent service and ambitious vision. The Piñon Recognition rewards commitment to quality concepts and principles. “The application process gave us some great tools for thinking clearly about quality in our work environment,” said Lynessa Gallagher, chief operating officer of St. Joseph Community Health Services. “We are committed to our ongoing quality journey.”