St. Luke's University Health Network

2013

News - 2013

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12/16/2013 St. Luke's University Hospital – Bethlehem and St. Luke's Allentown Campus Earn Chest Pain Center Accreditation 
12/16/2013 St. Luke's Earns National Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation as an Integrated Network Cancer Program from the Commission on Cancer 
12/12/2013 St. Luke's Presents the Final Fundraising Gift to Pocono Alliance to Support All-Inclusive Playground Designed for Children with Disabilities 
12/11/2013 Download St. Luke's-Sponsored Weather App Today 
12/4/2013 St. Luke's Maintains its Thought-Leadership Position by Piloting Connectivity to PA's Health Information Exchange (HIE) 
12/4/2013 New Cholesterol Guidelines: What Should You Know? 
11/26/2013 St. Luke's University Health Network Holds 'Coats for Kids' Program for 21st Year 
11/21/2013 Pediatric Urgent Care Available at St. Luke's West End Medical Center in Allentown 
11/20/2013 Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency at St. Luke's Credentialed by the American Board of Physical Therapy 
11/20/2013 St. Luke's Singers Perform Annual Holiday Concert 
11/20/2013 St. Luke's Allentown Campus Honors the Women's 5K Classic at Annual Dinner-by-Starlight Fundraiser 
11/19/2013 St. Luke's, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children with Community Partners Announce Sponsorship of Leadership Process 
11/13/2013 St. Luke's University Health Network Hospitals Earn ‘Top Performer on Key Quality Measures™’ Recognition from The Joint Commission 
11/7/2013 St. Luke's Anderson Campus Celebrates Two-Year Anniversary 
11/5/2013 St. Luke's Named One of the Nation's 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals for Sixth Time 
10/31/2013 St. Luke's University Hospital - Bethlehem Welcomes Guests from Japan to Explore First-of-its-Kind Operating Room in the United States 
10/28/2013 St. Luke's Offers 'We Honor Veterans' Program on November 11 and 12
10/25/2013 Emmaus Field Hockey Team Partners with St. Luke's Sports & Human Performance Center 
10/23/2013 Financial Turnaround at St. Luke's Warren Campus 
10/23/2013 St. Luke's Gynecologic Oncologists Raise $15,000 at Dinner Benefit for the Foundation for Women's Cancer 
10/17/2013 St. Luke's University Hospital - Bethlehem Celebrates 140th Anniversary of First Patient 
10/11/2013 St. Luke's Surgeons First to Perform Unique Weight-Loss Surgery Procedure in Our Region 
10/9/2013 St. Luke's Voted Top Reader's Choice for Nursing, Urgent Care and Cancer Services 
10/2/2013 St. Luke's Miners Campus Receives Accreditation as Trauma Center 
9/27/2013 St. Luke's Miners Hospital Cares for Kids 5K Contributes to Community Health Programs 
9/26/2013 St. Luke's and Innovare Medical Media Launch In-Hospital Electronic Advertising Program 
9/26/2013 St. Luke's Miners Hospital Announces Community Flu Vaccine Offerings 
9/18/2013 St. Luke's Wind Gap Medical Center Now Offers Digital Screening Mammography 
9/18/2013 Job Fair for Coding Specialists on October 7 
9/13/2013 St. Luke's Helps Launch PBS Special about Fertility and Advances in Caring for Premature Babies 
9/7/2013 The PEAK Wins an Emmy Award! 
9/4/2013 St. Luke's Expands Acute Rehabilitation Center at Bethlehem Campus 
8/29/2013 On-site Job Fair Sept. 5 for Experienced Critical and Acute Care Nurses 
8/28/2013 Highmark Health Services and St. Luke's Begin Patient-Centered Medical Home to Help Members in the Lehigh Valley 
8/20/2013 Virtual Job Fair on August 29 
8/20/2013 St. Luke's Sponsors Runs and Walks in Early Fall 
8/5/2013 Emmy Award Nominations for The Peak 
8/1/2013 Parkettes Represent Lehigh Valley in U.S. Championships 
7/24/2013 Holli Warholic, DO, Offers Obstetrics & Gynecology Services at St. Luke's Anderson Campus 
7/24/2013 St. Luke's Welcomes St. Luke's Family Medicine - Anderson 
7/11/2013 Jeffrey Jahre, MD Presents "Infectious Disease During the Civil War" at the Da Vinci Science Center 
7/10/2013 St. Luke's Receives Two HAP Achievement Awards 
7/1/2013 Delaware Avenue Water Main Replacement and Repaving Project 
6/12/2013 St. Luke's Gynecologic Oncologist Dr. Israel Zighelboim Participates in Women's Cancer Research Trial that Gains National Recognition 
6/11/2013 Grand Slam Baseball Combine: Opportunity for High School Players  
6/6/2013 St. Luke's West End Medical Center Officially Opens 
5/29/2013 Dr. Andrew Shurman Recognized for Excellence in Clinical Teaching 
5/29/2013 St. Luke's CIO Chad Brisendine Receives "Forty Under 40" Award 
5/29/2013 St. Luke's Hospital - Miners Campus Hosts 2013 Black Diamond Garden Party 
5/28/2013 Local Women in Need Get Life-Saving Breast Cancer Screenings 
5/14/2013 Miners Campus Awards Academic Scholarships 
5/13/2013 St. Luke's Warren Campus Receives $50,000 from Auxiliary 
5/1/2013 "Get Your Tail on the Trail" Kick-Off 
4/18/2013 St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus Officially Opens New Parking Deck, South Entrance 
4/15/2013 INTRABEAM® IORT Technology at St. Luke's Anderson Campus Spares some Women with Early Stage Breast Cancer Weeks of Radiation Therapy 
4/10/2013 St. Luke's Hospital - Warren Campus Hosts Congressman Leonard Lance and NJ State Assemblyman Erik Peterson 
4/9/2013 Gift of Life Recognizes St. Luke's 
4/2/2013 St. Luke's School of Nursing at Moravian College to Become Department of Nursing 
4/2/2013 RN Recruitment Open House at St. Luke's Anderson Campus 
4/1/2013 Northampton County Medical Society Alliance Donation to St. Luke's Pediatric Services 
3/27/2013 Scholarships Awarded to Five St. Luke's School of Nursing Students 
3/19/2013 Sanjiv Agarwala, MD, St. Luke's Melanoma Expert, Chairs International Melanoma Symposium
3/18/2013 St. Luke's Hosts Mini-Medical School Program for High School Students and Older Adults 
3/14/2013 Increasing Awareness of Ovarian Cancer 
3/1/2013 New Hope and Healing Series Offered at Anderson Cancer Center
2/27/2013 First Patient Worldwide Works With St. Luke's for Advanced Kidney Cancer Immunotherapy Study
2/27/2013 St. Luke’s Warren Campus Marks 90th Anniversary With Expansion Plan
2/27/2013 Medical Students and Girl Scouts Come Together for Seniors
2/21/2013 St. Luke's Wins Award for Creative Web Excellence
2/18/2013 St. Luke's Hosts Food Drive to Benefit Two South Bethlehem Community Organizations
2/7/2013 St. Luke's University Hospital Hosts RN Open House on February 18
2/6/2013 St. Luke's University Health Network Lifts Flu-Related Minor Visitor Restrictions
1/31/2013 Governor Corbett Visits St. Luke's Anderson Campus
1/30/2013 St. Luke’s First in Lehigh Valley to Achieve Prestigious Award for Electronic Medical Record Implementation
1/25/2013 Tamaqua Medical Center to Open Later this Year
1/22/2013 St. Luke's Accrues First Patient Globally for Phase 3 Fully Personalized Cancer Immunotherapy Study for Advanced Kidney Cancer
1/22/2013 Jennifer L. Mann Appointed to St. Luke’s Hospital - Allentown Campus Board of Governors
1/21/2013 New Visitation Policy at St. Luke's Due to Flu Outbreak
1/21/2013 St. Luke's University Hospitals Host Volunteer Open Houses
1/17/2013 St. Luke's University Hospital - Bethlehem Opens New Older Adult Behavioral Health Unit
1/11/2013 St. Luke’s Reminds Public about Flu Prevention, Precautions and Treatment
1/11/2013 St. Luke's Quakertown Hosts Free Flu Vaccination Clinic on January 21
1/8/2013 Sports Medicine Program at St. Luke's Specializes in Concussion Treatment
1/7/2013 St. Luke's Anderson Campus Doubling Size of Emergency Department Due To Overwhelming Demand
1/3/2013 St. Luke’s Hospital – Miners Campus Teams with Tamaqua YMCA to Offer FREE Community Talks