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Pocono Township Chooses St. Luke’s for EMS Coverage

October 17th, 2016

Bartonsville, PA (10/6/2016) – The Pocono Township Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution on Oct. 3 that selected St. Luke’s University Health Network as its primary ambulance responder. St. Luke’s will provide services to the township from its newly renovated location in Tannersville. The St. Luke’s Emergency and Transportation Services (ETS) ambulance station will


Dr. John Wilson Named Medical Director of Emergency Medicine

August 17th, 2016

Bethlehem, PA (8/17/2016) – St. Luke’s is pleased to announce the promotion of Dr. John Wilson as Medical Director of Emergency Medicine at St. Luke’s University Health Network’s Anderson Campus. Dr. Wilson began his tenure at St. Luke’s seven years ago as a resident and has called the Network home ever since. “What’s important to me as a physician is


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


St. Luke’s Emergency Transport Service Recognized as Experts for Pediatric Pre-Hospital Care

January 4th, 2016

Bethlehem, PA (12-22-2015) — St. Luke’s Emergency Transport Service was recently recognized for its expertise in transporting pediatric patients through a multi-agency program that recognizes EMS agencies that are willing to go above and beyond current pediatric transport requirements within Pennsylvania. “Participating in this volunteer program and being recognized at this level should reassure parents that


St. Luke’s Voted 2015 Top Reader’s Choice for Best Place to Have a Baby, Best Emergency and Cancer Services, and Best Nursing and Urgent Care

November 9th, 2015

BETHLEHEM, PA (10/12/2015) — St. Luke’s University Health Network has been voted the 2015 region’s top provider of Nursing Services – Visiting Nurse Association of St. Luke’s, Best Urgent Care, Best Cancer Center, Best Emergency Services and Best Place to Have a Baby by the readers of The Morning Call in its 12th annual “Reader’s Choice” readers&#


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