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Santa Arriving By Chopper To Visit Children At Presbyterian Hospital

Release Date:

December 15, 2016

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Santa made his annual trip from the North Pole to visit the children at Presbyterian Hospital on Friday, December 16. While Santa’s reindeer get some much needed “R&R” before the big night, Santa enlisted the help of the PHI Air Medical team and their helicopter.

Members of the media are invited to attend the following event:

WHAT: Santa Arriving by Chopper to Visit Children at Presbyterian Hospital

WHO: Patients, their families and Presbyterian Hospital staff gathered around the landing spot to greet Santa and welcome him back to New Mexico.

WHERE: Presbyterian Hospita l– helicopter pad near emergency department entrance
1100 Central Avenue SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106

WHEN: Friday, December 16 at 10:00 a.m.

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About Presbyterian Healthcare Services
Presbyterian Healthcare Services exists to improve the health of patients, members and the communities we serve. Presbyterian is a locally owned, not-for-profit healthcare system of eight hospitals, a statewide health plan and a growing multi-specialty medical group. Founded in New Mexico in 1908, it is the state’s largest private employer with approximately 11,000 employees.

Press Contact:

Kerri Dufault
Communications Specialist
E-mail: kdufault@phs.org 
505-923-6593