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The Morning Call
LVHN offers free hernia screeningssession about hernias at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Cres
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
session about hernias at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest. The screenings, sponsored by the LVHN Institute for Special Surgery, will be conducted in a private setting and involve a short examination by one of LVHN’s... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Childhood obesity remains a battlejugs rather than smaller bottles, she said. Money saved can be put toward fruit
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
jugs rather than smaller bottles, she said. Money saved can be put toward fruits and vegetables instead, Brown said. LVHN once offered a community kitchen cooking class for parents. The class focused on making healthy, nutritious and... Read more
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The Morning Call
LVHN purchases medical building in South Whitehallmedical building in late September from Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries in So
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
medical building in late September from Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries in South Whitehall Township, the site of several LVHN doctor’s practices, according to the two organizations. Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries will be moving its... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley hospital stays for sepsis way uprising rates reflect the state’s increasingly older population, said Matthew Mc
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
rising rates reflect the state’s increasingly older population, said Matthew McCambridge, Chief Quality Officer at LVHN. And many hospitals have developed programs to reduce sepsis. “It’s a big part of what we do,” McCambridge... Read more
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The Morning Call
Can St. Luke's remain healthy as it assumes more hospitals and debt?is also selling facilities because of financial losses and heavy debt load. No
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
is also selling facilities because of financial losses and heavy debt load. Nonprofit hospitals such as St. Luke’s and LVHN borrow to finance projects because they don’t have the options that for-profit companies have of using investor money to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown man who rescued girl from burning house among Courage Award winnersBurn Prevention Network, Lehigh Valley Health Network and Valley Preferred, a h
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
Burn Prevention Network, Lehigh Valley Health Network and Valley Preferred, a health insurance organization affiliated with LVHN. Dan Dillard, executive director of the Burn Prevention Network, said the decision to honor Surrell was unanimous. The... Read more
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The Morning Call
LVHN holds drive through clinics for flu vaccines in Novemberis partnering with community organizations to collect food donations at the vac
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
is partnering with community organizations to collect food donations at the vaccination locations. In the past 19 years, LVHN has given out150,000 free flu shotsand collected 100,000 pounds of food for local food banks. Food donations are not... Read more
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The Morning Call
Sacred Heart Hospital to merge with St. Luke'sranging from bariatric surgery to mental health treatment, Sacred Heart’s staff
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
ranging from bariatric surgery to mental health treatment, Sacred Heart’s staff of about 1,100 employees can’t compete with LVHN and St. Luke’s, which boast an employee rooster of more than 17,000 and 11,000, respectively. “The powerful networks... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown schools, churches would be slapped with proposed stormwater feeSt. Luke’s University Health Network and Sacred Heart have hospitals within cit
The Morning Call / Posted 1 months ago
St. Luke’s University Health Network and Sacred Heart have hospitals within city limits. Brian Downs, spokesman for LVHN, said the group is not aware of any proposed storm sewer fees and couldn’t comment until officials learned more. The... Read more

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