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In Case You Missed It… Watch Rick Anderson on WFMZ’s “Business Matters”

October 30th, 2017

Watch as St. Luke’s University Health Network President and CEO Rick Anderson and Raymond Durkin, MD,  talk with Business Matters host Tony Iannelli about dedicating one day for health through a tailored and customized executive health and wellness program called ExecuHealth. Click here to watch the episode http://www.wfmz.com/business/business-matters/business-matters-do-you-have-…


St. Luke’s Reaccredited by American College of Cardiology

October 16th, 2017

SLUHN providing highest standards of care to patients with heart attack symptoms. Bethlehem, Pa. — St. Luke’s University Hospital in Bethlehem and St. Luke’s Allentown Campus have once again received special Chest Pain Center accreditation from the American College of Cardiology (ACC). Accreditation is awarded after rigorous onsite evaluation of the staff’s ability to evaluate, diagnose and


St. Luke’s Quality Awards Spur Advances Locally and Nationally

October 16th, 2017

In 10th year, nationally recognized, innovative program taps staff’s expertise and creativity to improve care. Question: How does St. Luke’s University Health Network come up with new, innovative ways to improve care and cut costs year after year? Answer: The Network’s nationally recognized Quality Improvement Awards Program. The Quality Awards are just that – a competition. Teams


“Just Talk About It” Discussion about Child Mental Health and Behavioral Issues

October 13th, 2017

Focus on early detection and intervention. Early intervention into adolescent mental and behavioral disorders is a critical component for a healthy adulthood. St. Luke’s University Health Network–Behavioral Health Services is hosting “Just Talk About It,” a free 90-minute presentation by Sheila Gillin, LCSW, along with a licensed social worker and certified child and adolescent psychotherapist, at


Temple University Hospital and St. Luke’s University Health Network Formally Announce Strategic Partnership for Four Transplant Services

October 13th, 2017

(Philadelphia, PA) – Temple University Hospital (TUH) and St. Luke’s University Health Network are formally announcing a strategic partnership for transplant services that will streamline coordination of care and minimize the amount of travel required by patients in St. Luke’s vicinity. The partnership covers heart, bone marrow, liver and kidney transplant. It allows patients to attend pre- and


St. Luke’s Recognized as ‘Readers’ Choice’

October 4th, 2017

St. Luke’s University Health Network has again received top honors as part of the 14th Annual Morning Call Readers’ Choice awards. The Network has been identified as the region’s: Best Cancer Center Best Nursing Services Best Obstetrician (St. Luke’s Riverside Women’s Healthcare) Best Place to Have a Baby


St. Luke’s Book Drive to Promote Literacy for Children and Families Begins October 2

October 2nd, 2017

Starting October 2 – 19, we are collecting new and gently used children’s books (infant/toddler, preschool board books, elementary, middle and high school levels). Consider purchasing a few new books and/or cleaning out your children’s book shelves to help support our network-wide literacy programs! We DO NOT accept professional reference books or journals, encyclopedias, magazines,


St. Luke’s University Health Network and Geisinger Sign Air Medical Collaboration Agreement

September 29th, 2017

Danville, PA — Officials at St. Luke’s University Health Network and Geisinger today announced the signing of an air medical collaboration agreement for Geisinger’s Life Flight program to provide air medical services for St. Luke’s beginning on July 1, 2018. “St. Luke’s is excited to be collaborating with Geisinger to provide excellent air transport and medical coverage for patients in