Geisinger St. Luke’s Hospital Opens

November 20th, 2019

Geisinger St. Luke’s Hospital officially opened its doors Wednesday morning, signaling the next chapter of compassionate, patient-centered health care in Schuylkill County. As the first hospital to open in the county in more than 90 years, Geisinger St. Luke’s Hospital will make health care easier for area residents by bringing new services closer to home. The hospital’s


Dinner by Starlight Supports Breast Center, Honors Dr. Joseph Russo

November 13th, 2019

The stars were shining bright at the recent St. Luke’s University Health Network Dinner by Starlight event. More than 300 St. Luke’s staff members, physicians, and community leaders came together to celebrate the continued growth of the Allentown Campus, three Shining Stars, and this year’s Honorary Star – the Network’s own Dr. Joseph Russo. Dinner by Starlight is


Ribbon Cutting at PA Career Link LV

November 11th, 2019

A trailblazing partnership between St. Luke’s Sacred Heart and Workforce Board Lehigh Valley (WBLV) is addressing the social determinants of health by eliminating the barriers to employment for members of the inner-city Allentown community. Together, St. Luke’s and the Workforce Board LV have opened a PA CareerLink® Lehigh Valley satellite office at the St. Luke’s


Thank You to All Veterans

November 11th, 2019

With respect and gratitude, we’d like to thank all veterans for their service. St. Luke’s held a number of events for Veterans Day including a breakfast at our Miners Campus (View Photos) and a ceremony at St. Luke’s University Hospital- Bethlehem (View Photos)


Community Gets Sneak Peek of New Schuylkill County Hospital

November 11th, 2019

It’s the start of a new chapter for patients in Schuylkill County. Geisinger St. Luke’s Hospital will open in just a few weeks, and Saturday there was a pre-opening celebration. Community members got an inside look at the new hospital, which features 15 emergency room beds, a couple dozen surgical beds, and six intensive care


Leapfrog Awards St. Lukes Hospitals Top Marks for Patient Safety

November 8th, 2019

The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit health care ratings organization, today released new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades, awarding top marks to St. Luke’s hospital campuses. The Safety Grade assigns letter grades of A, B, C, D and F twice annually – in the spring and fall – to hospitals nationwide based on their performance in preventing


St. Luke’s to Present at Microsoft Ignite Conference

November 7th, 2019

Congratulations to Chad Brisendine, CIO, Jim Balshi, MD and Chief Medical Information Officer and the rest of the St. Luke’s team who will be presenting at this year’s Microsoft Ignite conference this week. See how St. Luke’s is transforming patient care with digital collaboration among providers using Microsoft 365.  Read More


Geisinger St. Luke’s Hospital Invites Community to Pre-Opening Celebration

November 1st, 2019

ORWIGSBURG, Pa. – The public and news media are welcome to get a look inside Schuylkill County’s newest hospital during the Geisinger St. Luke’s Hospital Pre-Opening Celebration from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2. Join members of the Geisinger St. Luke’s Hospital team for an afternoon of fun on the new hospital campus at 100 Paramount