Health Care

Aug 22, 2023

Messiah Lifeways hires Bethlehem firm to provide culinary services

Mechanicsburg-based Messiah Lifeways have selected Culinesse, LLC, a boutique hospitality brand, as their new culinary management partner.  

Aug 21, 2023

Valley Health Partners opens new clinics in downtown Allentown

 Valley Health Partners (VHP) announced the opening of its family vision and pediatric dental clinics at 101 N. 6th Street in Allentown. 


Aug 21, 2023

More than Mere Itching, Psoriasis Can Lessen Life Quality, Employee Productivity

For some, psoriasis is little more than mildly irritating, persistent itching.  

Aug 17, 2023

St. Luke’s opens first fully Spanish speaking medical practice

St. Luke’s University Health Network has opened its first fully Spanish speaking practice in the Lehigh Valley. OB/GYN Care Associates of St. Luke’s-Center City Allentown.  

Aug 16, 2023

Smiles 4 Keeps opens dental practice in Allentown

Dental care services provider Abra Health announces the grand opening of its fifth location under the Smiles 4 Keeps brand.

Aug 15, 2023

Grand View takes over operations of cardiac cath lab

Grand View Health in Sellersville said that it is assuming full responsibility of David M. Flowers Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. 

Aug 14, 2023

Public comment sought on proposed insurance rate hikes

Insurance rates for individuals and small groups are expected to rise slightly more than four percent, below the rate of medical inflation. 

Aug 9, 2023

Cedarbrook renovations continue to provide for most vulnerable citizens

Lehigh County continues upgrades to Cedarbrook Senior Care and Rehabilitation to ensure the county’s most vulnerable citizens receive the care they need. 


Aug 7, 2023

End of Pandemic Could Mark Change in Healthcare Coverage for Some

The end of the COVID-19 pandemic could mean changes in healthcare coverage for millions of Americans brought on by changes in eligibility rules for Medicaid. 

Aug 3, 2023

Wound care specialist bucks trend by opening private practice

While most private medical practices in the Lehigh Valley are merging into one of the major health networks, one provider is bucking the trend and has gone out on his own. 

Aug 1, 2023

St. Luke’s earns top scores from Medicare and Medicaid

Five St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) hospitals received the highest quality rating from the annual quality and safety hospital review conducted by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS). 

Aug 1, 2023

Lehigh Valley health care systems honored; new hospital nears completion

Construction crews topped off the framework of Lehigh Valley Hospital Gilbertsville and the Health Center at Gilbertsville, the first Lehigh Valley Health Network’s (LVHN) facilities in Montgomery County, Tuesday.