Richard Donaldson

Not so long ago, Richard wasn’t sure if his heart would be able to keep up with his grandchildren, so he turned to New Mexico Heart Institute once again.

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New Mexico Heart Institute physicians and staff are proud of our awards and recognitions!


Bridges to Excellence: New Mexico Heart Institute (NMHI) is one of only 17 practices nationwide and the only New Mexico practice to be awarded the prestigious Bridges to Excellence® (BTE) Cardiology Practice Recognition, which recognizes and rewards clinicians who deliver superior patient care according to rigorous standards established by the American College of Cardiology (ACC).

Imaging Accreditation: New Mexico Heart Institute holds accreditations for all four of our imaging departments, Echocardiography, Vascular Imaging, Nuclear Imaging and CT Imaging. NMHI is committed to transparency and independent measurement of quality. The accreditation process is a mechanism that ensures the highest quality and safety standards in the delivery of these diagnostic pro-cedures to our patients.

Patient-Centered Specialty Practice: The New Mexico Heart Institute is pleased to announce that they have been accepted by the National Committee for Quality Assurance to join their Patient-Centered Specialty Practice (PCSP) Recognition Program. NMHI is the only practice in New Mexico enrolled to be early adopters of the program. This is an important step as NMHI moves further into the healthcare future and continues the accountable care journey.

Baldrige: The New Mexico Heart Institute proudly joined Quality New Mexico which is committed to a state of excellence. We are striving to improve competitiveness and performance of New Mexico organizations.



Steve Henao, MD Performs New Life Saving Procedure

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1st Annual Public Cardiology Update

Dr. Barry Ramo invites you to join us on Saturday, May 3rd at Sandia Resort from 9am to noon.  Our program is at no charge and it is for our patients and the public. New Mexico Heart Institute physicians will be presenting.  You will learn about heart disease prevention and the latest in cardiovascular disease.  Please call Martha at (505) 843-2838 to register.    

Steve Henao, MD Performed a new life saving procedure