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Easy Access to your health information… It’s MyChart!

February 21st, 2018

St. Luke’s University Health Network has upgraded its electronic medical record (EMR) to make it easier than ever to access your health information. With a new EMR comes a new convenient, online service – St. Luke’s MyChart. You will need to create a St. Luke’s account to begin using MyChart. MyChart Helps You: Message your care team Manage your appointments, including


Expert in Non-Surgical Healing Joins St. Luke’s Orthopedic Care

February 12th, 2018

Decosy Hercules, D.O., has joined St. Luke’s University Health Network as a Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician, expanding access to St. Luke’s Orthopedic Care. Based at St. Luke’s Monroe Campus and in Lehighton, he serves as the team physician for Jim Thorpe, Mahanoy Area, Marian Catholic, Northern Lehigh and Tamaqua high schools. Dr. Hercules specializes in non-surgical fracture care, concussion management, acute treatment


New St. Luke’s Health Center – Brodheadsville Offers ‘One Stop Shop’ for Health Needs

February 9th, 2018

St. Luke’s has opened a new Health Center in Brodheadsville, providing Monroe County residents convenient access to a range of medical services. St. Luke’s Health Center – Brodheadsville includes: Brodheadsville Family Practice, St. Luke’s Laboratory Services, Physical Therapy at St. Luke’s, St. Luke’s Care Now and Imaging Services. St. Luke’s Health Center – Brodheadsville is conveniently located at 111 Route


St. Luke’s Care Now – Brodheadsville is Now Open!

February 7th, 2018

We are pleased to announce the opening of our 11th Care Now facility! St. Luke’s Care Now offers fast, convenient care for minor illnesses and injuries when your primary care doctor can’t see you immediately. Walk-in care. No appointment is ever needed A St. Luke’s provider is always available Lab and X-ray services Comprehensive Occupational Medicine services


Well-Known Palmerton / Gnaden Huetten Heart Specialists Join St. Luke’s Cardiology Associates

February 2nd, 2018

Newest Campuses Begin to Deliver on Promise of Merger William Markson, MD; Todd Banning, DO; Ronald Stein, MD; and Lillian Gattone, PA-C of Cardiology Associates and Diagnostic Center, LLC have joined St. Luke’s Cardiology Associates and the St. Luke’s Heart & Vascular Center. The group joined St. Luke’s as a result of the recent merger with Blue Mountain


St. Luke’s Monroe Campus Awarded Prestigious Stroke Accreditation

January 26th, 2018

St. Luke’s Monroe Campus has been awarded stroke accreditation from the Joint Commission, a key designation that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting high performance standards. “Receiving accreditation as a primary stroke center represents an important milestone, and a seal of quality for the program as a whole,” says Daniel Ackerman, M.D., Director of Stroke and


Frequently Asked Questions SLUHN-BMHS Merger

January 2nd, 2018

Who is St. Luke’s University Health Network? Founded in 1872, St. Luke’s University Health Network is a fully integrated, regional, non-profit network providing services at seven hospitals and more than 270 outpatient sites. With annual net revenues of $1.7 billion, the network’s service area includes 10 counties: Lehigh, Northampton, Carbon, Schuylkill, Bucks, Montgomery, Berks and Monroe


An Important Message from President & CEO Richard A. Anderson

December 29th, 2017

Dear Fellow Employee, We start 2018 with great news: We have received final approval from the Federal Trade Commission and the Pennsylvania Attorney General, which means our merger with Blue Mountain Health System, announced in September, will be completed on December 31. Blue Mountain Health System is becoming a member of St. Luke’s University Health Network!


St. Luke’s IT Department Named Best Nationwide

December 22nd, 2017

The Information Technology Department at St. Luke’s University Health Network has earned the highest recognition from HealthCare IT News, which ranked the department among the top five nationwide in the category for biggest health care providers. Click here for the rankings. The publication detailed the department’s recent accomplishments in an accompanying article. “We’ve gone through massive change