Monthly Archives: February 2017

Dennis Pfleiger Joins St. Luke’s as Quakertown Campus COO

February 27th, 2017

Bethlehem, PA (2/23/2017) – Quakertown native Dennis Pfleiger has joined St. Luke’s University Health Network as Chief Operating Officer of the network’s Quakertown Campus. In his new position, Pfleiger is primarily responsible for the day-to-day operations, and providing financial guidance for the Quakertown Campus and service area. Additionally, he is heavily involved in the development of

St. Luke’s Orthopaedic Specialists Has a New Name

February 24th, 2017

We are now St. Luke’s Orthopedic Care St. Luke’s Orthopedic Care is not only the new name of our St. Luke’s orthopedic practice, but also St. Luke’s comprehensive approach to musculoskeletal services. This is a collaborative team effort that joins together orthopedics, sports medicine, rheumatology, physical therapy and sports performance so that the best course of action can be

American Heart Association Loves St. Luke’s Babies’ Hearts

February 17th, 2017

Bethlehem, PA (2/14/2017) – Babies born in February at St. Luke’s University Health Network will be the stylish recipients of red hats provided by generous volunteer knitters who have donated thousands of their creations to the American Heart Association (AHA). The AHA delivered 300 lovingly-crafted hats to St. Luke’s on February 3 to remind parents

5 Things to Know About Your Heart for Valentine’s Day

February 14th, 2017

Bethlehem, PA (02/14/2017) – It’s Valentine’s Day, the most popular day of the year as far as hearts go. Plato theorized that passions originated in the “fiery” heart but that reasoning originated with the brain. And while it’s true that Valentine’s Day is usually dedicated to the romantic heart, St. Luke’s University Health Network offers

Kids in Winter

February 10th, 2017

Children in the wintertime can present a challenge. You want to keep them active, but perhaps you’re not all that enthused yourself at being in the great outdoors when the wind chill is registering -10 degrees. You want to keep them safe, but you know the thrill of sledding down a hill, too. And you

Calling All Physicians: Nominate a Nurse Before February 15

February 1st, 2017

We are asking all physicians, nurse practitioners, or physician assistants to submit your nominations for The Nightingale Nurse Collaboration Award: Excellence in Interdisciplinary Collaboration. This award recognizes a nurse who collaborates with physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants in a professional and positive manner to achieve a common goal of excellence in patient care. Please