Browsing the "Message from Senior Leadership" Category

CEO Rick Anderson Praises Epic Conversion

January 25th, 2016

Dear Fellow Employees, I hope this New Year finds all of you healthy and optimistic. From my perspective, 2016 is starting out exceptionally well. The long planned for implementation of our Epic IT system is underway and is exceeding everyone’s expectations. The magnitude of positive change that Epic brings to our network is incalculable. This


Christmas and New Year’s Message from Rick Anderson, our President & CEO

December 22nd, 2015

Dear Fellow Employees St. Luke’s Physicians and Volunteers I have always felt that the Christmas Holidays are the best time of year. They provide an opportunity to create lasting memories, new family traditions and to remind ourselves of our past family traditions. They also provide a wonderful opportunity for introspection and occasions to be nostalgic with


St. Luke’s University Health Network Celebrates Completion of First Phase of $30 Million Freemansburg Avenue Road Improvement

September 2nd, 2015

St. Luke’s University Health Network recently celebrated the completion of the first phase of a nearly $30 million improvement and expansion of a one-mile section of Freemansburg Avenue in Bethlehem Township near Route 33. State and local officials, regional business leaders, physicians, members of the community, supporters and friends joined St. Luke’s to acknowledge the private and


Carol Kuplen Named President of St. Luke’s University Hospital – Bethlehem

August 7th, 2015

Bethlehem, PA (8/6/2015) — Carol Kuplen, MSN, BSN, has recently been named President of St. Luke’s University Hospital – Bethlehem. Carol has held her former title as Chief Operating Officer of St. Luke’s University Hospital since 2011. In addition to her responsibilities as President of the Bethlehem Campus, she will continue as St. Luke’s Network’s Chief Nursing Officer


Sign Up for Doximity

February 10th, 2015

Dr.  Jeffrey Jahre wants all St. Luke’s physicians to participate in making sure St. Luke’s University Health Network is well represented in U.S. News and World Report’s annual “Best Hospitals” rankings, which is published in July. The magazine is currently in the process of collecting data for reputation scores via physician surveys to help establish those rankings


St. Luke’s University Health Network Ebola Preparedness: January 19, 2015

January 19th, 2015

Please find our latest update on the status of Ebola and our country’s, region’s and network’s preparedness. St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): Routine and specialized PPE shortages continue. SLUHN currently has sufficient supplies to support routine care of our patients. Operational Planning: SLUHN has completed preparations and education to care for


Ebola: What You Need to Know

January 19th, 2015

Updated on January 19, 2015.
Although it is unlikely we will see a patient with the actual virus we believe it is imperative to prepare for the possibility. We will continue to update our plans and communicate to you as new information becomes available