Browsing the "Medical Specialty" Category

Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (EMU)

February 23rd, 2015

The inpatient Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (EMU) at St. Luke’s University Hospital-Bethlehem features both EEG (electroencephalography) equipment to monitor brain activity and video cameras to record body movements during a seizure.


Pennsylvania Orders for Life- Sustaining Treatment (POLST)

January 7th, 2015

Respecting & Codifying Wishes Across Care Settings The POLST form is a medical order form on which physicians, nurse practitioners, or physician assistants may write orders that specify types of life-sustaining treatment a patient wants or does not want when they become seriously ill. “People today can live a long time with a serious illness,”


St. Luke’s Gastroenterology Specialists Tasking for Appointments

November 7th, 2014

In order to streamline referrals/requests for appointments with St. Luke’s Gastroenterology Specialist, the Task TEAM Queues in Allscripts have been updated. Gastro Bethlehem Team Dr. Ayaz Matin, Dr. Berhanu Geme and Dr. Kimberly Chaput 
Bethlehem Office AND Coaldale (Miners) Office Gastro Anderson Team Dr. Chatargy Kaza and Dr. Sinan Kutty
 Bethlehem Township (Anderson) Office AND Phillipsburg