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New Leadership at St. Luke’s Warren Campus Emergency Department

November 5th, 2014

Effective Monday, November 3, Joseph Brookes will begin his tenure as Nurse Manager of St. Luke’s Warren Campus Emergency Department. Joseph received his BSN from Misericordia University in 1986 and his MSN from the University of Mary in Bismark, ND in 2013. He brings with him over 18 years of nursing leadership with a primary focus


Congratulations to Dr. Peter Favini on His New Appointments

October 20th, 2014

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Favini, MD as vice-chairman of Network Emergency Services. This position has been created in response to the growth of our network and the important role emergency departments play in our facilities. In this key role Dr. Favini will assist with the administrative and clinical oversight for network emergency


New Leadership at St. Luke’s Emergency Services

October 8th, 2014

It is our pleasure to announce the appointment of Dr. Rebecca Pequeno as chairman of St. Luke’s University Health Network Emergency Services. As chairman, Dr. Pequeno will provide administrative and clinical direction for network emergency services and assure effective relationships with other network departments, referring providers and pre-hospital community services. Dr. Pequeno was born at St. Luke’s Hospital and grew


St. Luke’s Physician Assistant Joins Elite Group

June 30th, 2014

Julie Gutzweiler, MS, PA-C, Director and physician assistant at St. Luke’s University Health Network, has earned the specialty credential of Certificate of Added Qualifications from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. Julie is one of only 108 certified physician assistants nationwide to earn the certificate and one of just 13 certified physician assistants


St. Luke’s University Health Network Bolsters Trauma Care Credentials with Miners Campus Certification

March 31st, 2014

With Level IV trauma certification of its Miners Campus, St. Luke’s University Health Network is enhancing the services available in its trauma care network — while speeding patients to advanced care. Rugged, mountainous country surrounds Coaldale, the township in Schuylkill County where St. Luke’s Miners is located. In fact, the hospital was born of isolation — in


Wilderness Medicine Conference

March 21st, 2014

St. Luke’s University Health Network is pleased to offer a three-day conference on Wilderness Medicine at the beautiful Skytop Lodge in Skytop, PA. Wilderness Medicine is the developing field that involves not only providing care to wilderness travelers, but also working in other hostile environments, environmental emergencies and outdoor toxicology. This conference is designed to