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Pediatric Gastroenterologist Dr. Leo Heitlinger Now Seeing Patients at St. Luke’s West End Medical Center

March 11th, 2016

Children are not just adults in smaller shapes and sizes. Their bodies are growing and they have unique medical needs. Kids express health and wellness concerns differently than adults, and they cannot usually answer adult medical questions. But their health issues, such as lactose intolerance, food allergies, acid reflux and other digestive system, liver or


St. Luke’s Receives the 2016 Women’s Choice Award® as one of America’s Best Hospitals for Obstetrics

February 8th, 2016

Among Top 15 Percent of Hospitals Considered the Best in Which to Have Your Baby in 2016 Bethlehem, PA – St. Luke’s University Health Network’s Allentown and Bethlehem campuses have received 2016 Women’s Choice Awards® for being among America’s Best Hospitals for Obstetrics. This evidence-based designation is the only award that identifies the country’s best healthcare


Epic Clinical Question Line

February 3rd, 2016

Questions about a specific workflow in Epic? Curious about certain Epic functions? The Epic Clinical Question Line is open February 2 and will be in service for the next 4 weeks from 7 am – 7 pm. To reach a representative at the Epic Clinical Question Line pleases call: 484-526-3338 option 7. This service line


Epic Tip Sheet Update

January 27th, 2016

Find the latest Tip Sheets in your Learning Home Dashboard (LHD) in Epic Hyperspace! Not sure how to reach your Epic LHD? Check out the tip sheet attached, it will show you how to get into it! Tip Sheet Update January 14, 2016 Morning Dashboard Basics


Joseph McGinley, DO, Joins St. Luke’s University Health Network as St. Luke’s Lehighton Family Practice

January 18th, 2016

Local physician Joseph McGinley, DO, has joined the primary care provider team at St. Luke’s University Health Network as St. Luke’s Lehighton Family Practice. Dr. McGinley, a resident of Lehighton specializes in care for the entire family and treats infants to seniors as part of his medical practice. He focuses on preventive and routine care, as well as


Heads and Sleds

January 15th, 2016

Helmets Protect Sledders, Too With the coldest months of the year upon us, it’s only a matter of time until the first snowfall of the season hits. Sledding, a seasonal favorite for children of all ages seeking thrills, is probably high on kids’ to-do lists as the first flakes hit the ground. Though it’s one


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


Memorandum from SLPG

December 16th, 2015

The following document outlines the changes that will occur within Allscripts and the practices on January 9 and the related training and support to assist you during this transition. View the memorandum.