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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


Quakertown Native Dennis Pfleiger Named President of St. Luke’s Quakertown Campus

December 15th, 2017

Dennis Pfleiger of Quakertown has been promoted to President of St. Luke’s University Health Network’s Quakertown Campus. Pfleiger previously served as the Quakertown Campus’s chief operating officer. In his new role, he will oversee the campus and help plan the development of a nearby replacement hospital. “Dennis’s diverse experience makes him the ideal person to manage


Drexel University Honors St. Luke’s Pioneering Work in Population Health

November 13th, 2017

A national leader in population health analytics, St. Luke’s University Health Network has been named among the top 50 analytics innovators in the United States by Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business. The university recognized these organizations at the 2017 “Analytics 50” awards ceremony in Philadelphia. This year’s winners represent diverse industries and some of the biggest names


St. Luke’s Campuses Receive ‘A’ for Patient Safety in Leapfrog Report

November 8th, 2017

BETHLEHEM, PA. – The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit health care ratings organization, today released new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades. The Safety Grade assigns letter grades of A, B, C, D and F to hospitals nationwide based on their performance in preventing medical errors, infections and other harms. Several St. Luke’s University Health Network campuses – Bethlehem, Allentown


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 Quakertown Hospital Earns Trauma Center Re-Accreditation

October 18th, 2017

QUAKERTOWN, PA – St. Luke’s Quakertown Campus has earned re-accreditation as a certified Level IV Trauma Center. The hospital became an accredited trauma center in 2016. The Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation has extended St. Luke’s Quakertown Campus’ accreditation as a Level IV Trauma Center for four more years. “This was truly a team effort, and I am proud