News & Media

The PMS Public Relations & Marketing Department distributes press releases, responds to requests for media interviews, assists with special events, serves as a resource to local and national media, coordinates the PMS Facebook page, manages the PMS website, and develops marketing materials such as brochures, advertisements and flyers.

Requests for media interviews or information should be directed to:
Talent & Communications Manager
Recruitment / Public Relations & Marketing / Learning & Development
505-820-3488
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Healty Tomorrow's Van: Interim Resource For New PMS Primary Care Access Point

May 26, 2017

Presbyterian Medical Services (PMS) is the recent recipient of a New Access Point (NAP) grant award from the Health Resources and Services Administration. The grant was awarded as a result of the need for additional health care resources for persons eligible for Medicaid or who have obtained insurance through the New Mexico Health Insurance Exchange.

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Farmington Community Health Center Welcomes Gregory Knutsen, DDS

May 26, 2017

Presbyterian Medical Services (PMS)- Farmington Community Health Center (FCHC) is pleased to welcome Gregory Knutsen, DDS

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Jacqueline Doyle, P.A., Joins IAIA Student Health Center

May 01, 2017

PMS - IAIA Student Health Center announces the arrival of Jacqueline Doyle. Ms. Doyle is a Certified Physician Assistant who will be providing primary care services to students enrolled at the Institute of American Indian Arts located in Santa Fe at 83 Avan Nu Po Road.

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Debra Jaccard Joines PMS Family Health Center

May 01, 2017

Presbyterian Medical Services Family Health Center is pleased to announce the arrival of Debra Jaccard to its team of health care providers. Ms. Jaccard is a psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner who will be providing behavioral health services at PMSFHC in Rio Rancho. The Center is located at 2300 Grande Boulevard SE, Suite A, and currently is accepting appointments at 505-896-7100.

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Santa Fe Family Wellness Center Welcomes Barbara King, CNP

May 01, 2017

PMS-Santa Fe Family Wellness Center (SFFWC) is pleased to announce the addition of Barbara King to its staff. Ms. King is a Certified Nurse Practitioner (CNP) with extensive experience in acute and chronic illness care.

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PMS Welcomes Kai Clough, Provider Recruitment Supervisor

May 01, 2017

Presbyterian Medical Services (PMS), with corporate headquarters in Santa Fe and with more than 50 health centers throughout New Mexico, has appointed Kay Clough as Provider Recruitment Supervisor.

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The Hospice Center Says Farewell To Dr. Merlin Kampfer

April 24, 2017

Rare is the life punctuated by adventure yet given in service to others. Such was the life of Merlin W. Kampher, M.D. Dr. Kampher passed away in Santa Fe Tuesday, April, 2017, and is missed by PMS The Hospice Center staff and families. Although officially retired when he moved to Santa Fe, Dr. Kampfer cared for patients through his volunteer work with The Hospice Center, making house calls to patients direct and attending weekly hospice team meetings, said Mary Ann Andrews, Volunteer Coordinator with Presbyterian Medical Services (PMS).

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Hilda Smith, Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Joins Deming Health Center-Behavioral Health

March 28, 2017

SANTA FE, NM - Presbyterian Medical Services (PMS) - Deming Behavioral Health Center (DBHC) announces the recent addition of Hilda Smith, Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. Ms. Smith is an experienced health care professional of more than 25 years.

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PMS Totah Behavioral Health Authority Recognized As An Innovative Program Star

February 15, 2017

FARMINGTON – Presbyterian Medical Services (PMS)-Totah Behavioral Health Authority (TBHA) has been selected as an Innovative Program Star in New Mexico. The program is one of 10 selected this year by the Behavioral Health Planning Council, acting on behalf of the State’s Behavioral Health Collaborative (BHC). It was nominated into the selection process by Pamela Drake, Executive Director of the Farmington-based San Juan County Partnership.

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Presbyterian Medical Services Receives Commendations From The Joint Commission

January 31, 2017

SANTA FE – Presbyterian Medical Services (PMS), with corporate headquarters in Santa Fe and with more than 50 health centers throughout New Mexico, announced today that it has achieved three commendations from The Joint Commission

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