Daily Archives: January 3, 2020

St. Luke’s Lists Top Baby Names for 2019

January 3rd, 2020

When St. Luke’s Hospital opened in Fountain Hill in the late 1800s, the most popular baby names in the nation for girls were Mary, Anne and Emma, according to ssa.gov (Social Security Administration). For boys, this government website lists John, William and James. Surely, in this case, the past is partially prologue. Of the nearly 4,


Expanded Emergency Department at Lehighton Campus

January 3rd, 2020

As part of its commitment to Carbon County, St. Luke’s University Health Network has completed upgrades to the Emergency Department at its Lehighton campus, adding five more beds, expanding staff hours and installing state-of-art medical technology. The Emergency Department (ED) at the former Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital at 211 N. 12th St. now features 14 beds for


Fogelsville Primary Care Welcomes Two Physicians

January 3rd, 2020

St. Luke’s Fogelsville Primary Care recently welcomed two experienced doctors to its practice. The move will allow Fogelsville Primary Care to accommodate the increasing demand from residents in a fast-growing area of the Lehigh Valley. Neal Berkowitz, MD and Colleen Charney, MD joined Wafa Hanna, MD in the practice. “We are in a growing area,” explains