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Breastfeeding Moms Invited to Join ‘Big Latch On’ Event at St. Luke’s

July 29th, 2019

Attention: Breastfeeding Moms. In celebration of World Breastfeeding Week, you are cordially invited to participate in our “Big Latch On” event Friday, Aug. 2, at the St. Luke’s Baby & Me Support Center, at 1425 8th Avenue, Suite 1 in Bethlehem. At 10:30 am, women and their babies will participate in a synchronized breastfeeding event. “Thousands


St. Luke’s Unveils Mobile Simulation Lab

July 19th, 2019

St. Luke’s Simulation Center has customized a 2020 Freightliner M2 truck to serve as a mobile training unit. The 34-foot-long truck, called the Simulation in Motion Medical Education Lab, will bring training sessions to network campuses and sites, allowing staff to practice hands-on skills with state-of-the-art technology in a realistic and safe environment, according to Megan Augustine, Med,


Easton Hospital and St. Luke’s Announce Partnership on Open Heart Surgery

July 12th, 2019

Easton Hospital, a member of the Steward Health Care family, and St. Luke’s University Health Network, the region’s leader in cardiovascular care, will extend their partnership to heart care to better serve the Easton community by executing a transfer agreement for patients of Easton Hospital who require open-heart surgery services, beginning in Fall 2019. Easton Hospital


We are pleased to announce the opening of our 18th Care Now facility!

July 10th, 2019

St. Luke’s Care Now – Palmerton Located at: 135 Lafayette Avenue Palmerton, PA Quality walk-in care for minor illnesses and injuries when your primary care doctor can’t see you immediately. No appointment is ever needed. Walk-in X-ray and comprehensive occupational medicine services for local employers are also available. St. Luke’s Care Now – Palmerton: Open Monday-Friday,  8 am –


Congratulations to St. Luke’s 2019 Graduating Residents and Fellows!

June 28th, 2019

St. Luke’s University Health Network proudly celebrates its 2019 Intern, Resident and Fellow graduates – physicians and providers who have completed specialty training through residencies and fellowships at St. Luke’s. The 27th Annual Graduation Ceremony was held June 14 at Moravian College Foy Hall. The following providers will begin practice with St. Luke’s: Colin Caverly, MD St. Luke’s Miners


Join the Battle of the Network Stars!

June 21st, 2019

The Battle of the Network Stars is a 30+ year St. Luke’s tradition where teams from throughout the Network (departments, campuses, etc.) compete in events for a coveted trophy and, most importantly, bragging rights as the best in the Network! The Battle is open to employees, spouses, volunteers and network-based students (nursing, med school). Join the


Easton Hospital and St. Luke’s Announce Partnership to Save Time When Treating Stroke Patients

June 14th, 2019

Two leading regional hospitals committed to utilizing technology resources to provide faster care for patients experiencing stroke symptoms. EASTON, PA (June 12, 2019) – Easton Hospital, a member of the Steward Health Care family, and St. Luke’s University Health Network have announced a new partnership and clinical affiliation that will provide tele-stroke services to stroke patients at


St. Luke’s Launches Fifth Premier Fitness & Sports Performance Facility

June 10th, 2019

St. Luke’s University Health Network is pleased to announce its newest Fitness Sports & Performance facility in the Lehigh Valley, one designed specifically for athletes. The 30,000 square foot building on Union Boulevard in Allentown is expected to open in September. It will be the fifth premier facility in the St. Luke’s Fitness & Sports Performance family,