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St. Lukeʼs Anderson Campus Discharges 100th COVID-19 Patient

April 20th, 2020

St. Lukeʼs Anderson Campus discharged its 100th COVID-19 patient Wednesday. The Anderson Campus in Bethlehem Township is one of the Network’s 11 hospitals. Curtis Ding of Forks Township, the 100th patient, spent 10 days at the Anderson Campus. He started his journey on the medical/surgical unit, and after a few days he was transferred to the ICU. 


St. Lukeʼs One of First in World to Pilot Remote Patient Monitoring for COVID-19 Patients

April 8th, 2020

Irvine, California and Bethlehem, Pennsylvania – April 7, 2020 – Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that St. Lukeʼs University Health Network (SLUHN) is one of the first institutions worldwide to use Masimo SafetyNet™ to monitor in-hospital patients, as the network seeks innovative solutions to care for the surge of patients infected by COVID-19. Masimo SafetyNet is an innovative, economically scalable


COVID 19 Patients Extubated from Ventilators

April 6th, 2020

St. Lukeʼs University Health Network is caring for patients with COVID-19 across the Network. Our critical care, pulmonary and infectious disease physicians, partnering with incredibly dedicated nurses and other staff, are delivering the best care to critically ill patients in the intensive care unit. During the past week, nine patients came off ventilators and are breathing


St. Lukeʼs Virtual Visits Connect Patients to Care

March 30th, 2020

By now, most people know what to do if they have COVID-19 symptoms. But during a quarantine, what do you do if you need to see a doctor for another concern? St. Lukeʼs has the answer with its Virtual Visit option. “Your health care needs don’t stop, and neither do we,” states St. Lukeʼs family medicine physician


St. Lukeʼs Partners with Local Business to Produce 3D Printed Masks

March 27th, 2020

BETHLEHEM – St. Lukeʼs and Filament Innovations of Coplay, as well as 3D manufacturer ProtoCAM of Allentown, have teamed up to produce 3D printed masks and face shields for health care providers in the wake of COVID-19. “We’ve been following the news in Europe related to medical supplies, and I knew we had to act quickly,”


St. Lukeʼs and LVHN Announce Some Elective Surgeries Will be Postponed

March 20th, 2020

Lehigh Valley, Pa. (March 16, 2020) – Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) and St. Lukeʼs University Health Network are in regular communication as the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) evolves. Today the health networks are sending this joint message regarding surgical services. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the surgeon general, Jerome Adams MD, and the


LVHN and St. Lukeʼs Create Common Hospital Visitation Restrictions to Limit Any Confusion in the Community

March 18th, 2020

With the health and safety of patients, staff and the community in mind during the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) and St. Lukeʼs University Health Network are implementing a common “No Visitation, No Access Policy” for all their hospitals and outpatient facilities, including Lehigh Valley Physician Group (LVPG) and St. Lukeʼs Physician Group


SPECIAL TV BROADCAST TONIGHT Featuring Drs. Jahre and Mascitti- Coronavirus (COVID-19) – March 16 at 6:30 pm on WFMZ-TV(Channel 69)

March 16th, 2020

This special edition of Talk With Your Doctor will address the Coronavirus (COVID-19) status in the Lehigh Valley, as well as national and international trends. All employees are encouraged to tune in! Featured guests will include Drs. Jeffrey Jahre, Senior Vice President of Medical and Academic Affairs and Section Chief Emeritus of Infectious Diseases; Kara Mascitti,