Health Care

Sep 27, 2023

Healing plants and therapeutic music park of new LVH-Muhlenberg garden

Herbs believed to have healing properties, a locally made sculpture and therapeutic music are part of a new community healing garden at Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)-Muhlenberg. 

Sep 25, 2023

St. Luke’s opening new $44M orthopedic surgery hospital

St. Luke’s University Health Network has unveiled a new $44 million specialty hospital for orthopedic surgery for same-day surgeries of the knee, hip, spine, hand and shoulder. 

Vicki Doulé
Sep 25, 2023

Capital Blue Cross names new Lehigh Valley leader

Capital Blue Cross has named Vicki Doulé its new Lehigh Valley executive lead. 


Sep 25, 2023

Coping Strategies Can Ease Workplace Meeting Anxiety

With an estimated 11 million work meetings each day in the U.S., there is a lot of potential for a jangling nerves, sweaty palms, rapid heartbeat, and other symptoms. 

Sep 22, 2023

St. Luke’s ranked among Top 100 Hospitals

St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) has been recognized for excellence in clinical outcomes, operational efficiency and financial health. 

Sep 21, 2023

LVHN and CHOP new affiliation to enhance care

Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) have formalized their working relationship to care for children and their families. 

Sep 19, 2023

State Senate passes bill to allow clinical labs to advertise services

The state Senate approved legislation that would eliminate regulations preventing patients from learning about diagnostic testing and services provided by local clinical laboratories Tuesday. 

Sep 18, 2023

B. Braun gets FDA approval for chemical-free dialysis machine

Bethlehem-based B. Braun Medical Inc., a self-described leader in smart infusion therapy and pain management, announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its AQUAbase nX Reverse Osmosis System.

Sep 18, 2023

Primary care center for adults on Medicare to open in Allentown

Oak Street Health is opening a center in Allentown on Wednesday. 


Sep 18, 2023

‘Period Poverty’ is a Health Issue That Impacts Us All

For millions of Americans, menstrual products like tampons or pads are financially out of reach, leading them to miss work or school, endure shame and anxiety, and put their health at risk. 

Sep 13, 2023

Report calls for disability community involvement in solving health disparities

A report recommending the disability community’s involvement in solving health disparities has been released by the Arc of Pennsylvania.

Sep 13, 2023

Lehigh Valley neuroscientist recognized for dedication to education

Lehigh Valley Fleming Neuroscience Institute’s physician in chief received recognition from the American Neurological Association (ANA) for his dedication to education.