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Scenic Bike Ride Will Benefit St. Luke’s Hospice

May 22nd, 2019

It’s time to gear up and get pedaling for the 9th Annual St. Luke’s Charity Bike Ride. WHAT: St. Luke’s 9th Annual Charity Bike Ride WHEN: Saturday June 1, 2019 at 10am (Registration 8:30 to 9:45 am) WHERE: Lehighton Trailhead, 200 North Main Lane, Lehighton, PA 18235 Registration can be completed online at vna.slhn.org/about-us/events/annual-bike-ride or from 8:30 to 9:45 am on the day of the


St. Luke’s Inaugural Youth Sports All-Star Awards Night

May 8th, 2019

St. Luke’s University Health Network will recognize the region’s top scholastic and youth club athletes, coaches and teams at its first-ever St. Luke’s All-Star Awards Night on May 8. Awards in nine categories will be bestowed during a ceremony that will take place 6:30 pm to 9 pm at Zoellner Arts Center at Lehigh University in Bethlehem


St. Luke’s Earns Most HAP Achievement Awards in State

May 3rd, 2019

Harrisburg, PA — St. Luke’s University Health Network earned an Achievement Award from The Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania (HAP) for its outstanding efforts to improve health care in the state. Fourteen awards were selected from 127 submissions for their exceptional work and innovation in patient care, community outreach and staff leadership. “This is an


Newsweek Names St. Luke’s to List of Best Hospitals

April 3rd, 2019

St. Luke’s University Hospital has been named one of the “World’s Best” hospitals by Newsweek magazine. Of 250 American hospitals to make the list, 11 are based in Pennsylvania. St. Luke’s University Hospital, which encompasses both St. Luke’s Bethlehem and Allentown campuses, was the only one from the Lehigh Valley


Come Celebrate National Walking Day and Walk with A Doc on 4/3

April 1st, 2019

St. Luke’s is excited to bring world-renowned lifestyle medicine pioneer, Hans Diehl, to lead our walk, along with Dr. Meagan Grega of the Kellyn Foundation and our very own Dr. Bonnie Coyle. Come learn more about the future of medicine and the power of a healthy lifestyle to prevent and treat many of today’s health issues! DATE: Wednesday, April 3, 2019 TIME: 5:30 – 6:30pm


St. Luke’s Celebrates Doctors’ Day – March 30, 2019

March 29th, 2019

March 30 marks the annual observation of National Doctors’ Day. It’s a celebration of the men and women who share their knowledge to care for the health and well-being of our communities. This day was established to recognize physicians, their work and contributions to society and the community. At St. Luke’s University Health Network, we are appreciative and


St. Luke’s Celebrates National MATCH Day!

March 15th, 2019

“Match Day” takes place March 15 at Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Bethlehem, PA – Joshua Hitchings will be the first doctor in his family, but he’s seen a lot of aging and illness in his young 26 years. The Bethlehem native, born at St. Luke’s Hospital, watched his mother care for his


Lifestyle Medicine Symposium: Register Now!

March 15th, 2019

Is Lifestyle Medicine missing from your health care toolkit?  Join us on Saturday, April 6 for 7.25 CME credits, with topics including: food as medicine; mind-body approach to cardiovascular health; non-pharmacologic approaches to chronic pain and depression; and more! Register Now!  Click here to see the schedule of presenters/topics


St. Luke’s Achieves Multiple 100-Top-Hospital Designations

March 6th, 2019

St. Luke’s are the only hospitals in Lehigh Valley to achieve this honor. St. Luke’s University Health Network has won three IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospital awards — an unprecedented achievement. St. Luke’s University Hospital (Bethlehem and Allentown campuses) have been named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals in the Major Teaching Hospital category by IBM Watson