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New Leadership at St. Luke’s Emergency Services

October 8th, 2014

It is our pleasure to announce the appointment of Dr. Rebecca Pequeno as chairman of St. Luke’s University Health Network Emergency Services. As chairman, Dr. Pequeno will provide administrative and clinical direction for network emergency services and assure effective relationships with other network departments, referring providers and pre-hospital community services. Dr. Pequeno was born at St. Luke’s Hospital and grew


Rodale Institute and St. Luke’s University Health Network Partner to Provide Organic Produce to Patients, Staff and Visitors

July 23rd, 2014

St. Luke’s Rodale Institute Farm Created On-Site at St. Luke’s Anderson Campus BETHLEHEM TWP, Pa. (7/17/14) — St. Luke’s Anderson Campus, in partnership with Rodale Institute, is one of the few hospitals in the nation to offer patients organic produce grown at an organic farm located on the hospital campus, the partners announced today. In addition, organic produce


Dedication of the St. Luke’s Auxiliary Garden at Anderson Campus

May 28th, 2014

BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP, PA (5/23/2014) — St. Luke’s Auxiliary Garden at St. Luke’s Anderson Campus in Bethlehem Township was dedicated on Sunday, May 18 to honor the 140th Anniversary of the Auxiliary of St. Luke’s University Hospital. The gardens, located next to the St. Luke’s Cancer Center at the Anderson Campus, offers a beautiful respite for cancer patients and their


New IORT Technology at St. Luke’s University Health Network Eliminates Weeks of Radiation Treatments for Some Breast Cancer Patients

March 30th, 2014

In traditional breast cancer lumpectomies, a small incision is made in the breast, the malignant tumor is removed, the incision is closed, and the patient goes home — with six weeks of radiation therapy ahead of her. But with new technology acquired by St. Luke’s University Health Network, one more step in the operating room spares