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New Medical Director Named at St. Luke’s University Hospital Emergency Department

July 15th, 2015

It is our pleasure to announce the appointment of Dr. Justin “Tug” Binstead as the Medical Director, Emergency Department, St. Luke’s University Hospital – Bethlehem. In this role, Dr. Binstead will be responsible for the clinical direction and medical administration of the department. Dr. Binstead received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Susquehanna University and a


St. Luke’s University Health Network Expands Their Cardiology Fellowship

June 19th, 2015

The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine received approval from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) to expand its existing cardiovascular disease fellowship to include a one-year fellowship in interventional cardiology, beginning July 1, 2015. Peter Puleo, MD, Director of Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program and a member of St. Luke’s Cardiology Associates interventional team, will oversee


St Luke’s Introduces the Future of Breast Screening and the Newest Breast Imaging Technologies from GE Healthcare

June 8th, 2015

St. Luke’s now offers the lowest dose 3D mammography in the region and a sensory experience that may ease anxiety during a mammogram. Recognizing that one size does not fit all, St. Luke’s has aligned advanced breast screening technologies together with St. Luke’s Individualized Breast Screening Program, to provide a fast, dependable diagnosis and reduce the amount of


Epic Training is Just Around the Corner

June 5th, 2015

Please read this memo about the mandatory training! It will help you create your St. Luke’s Epic training track for this fall. Please work with your administrator or office manager to coordinate your training schedule so it does not interrupt work hours! If you have any questions about Epic training, please call us at (484) 526-


St. Luke’s Cancer Center Brings Emerging Melanoma Clinical Trials to the Lehigh Valley

April 6th, 2015

St. Luke’s Cancer Center is a leader in offering clinical trials for patients with melanoma, the most unusual type of skin cancer and also the most deadly. Physicians such as Sanjiv Agarwala, MD, Chief of Medical Oncology and Hematology for St. Luke’s University Health Network and an internationally recognized melanoma specialist, are committed to bringing the most