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2015

Date Title
3/4/2015 St. Luke’s University Health Network Named One of the Nation's 100 Top Hospitals
2/27/2015 St. Luke’s Northern Valley Primary Care Relocates Bath Office, ABW Peds Opens New Site
2/24/2015 CEO Rick Anderson Talks About 3 Decades at St. Luke’s Helm
2/19/2015 St. Luke's Singers Performs 23nd Annual Spring Concert
2/18/2015 St. Luke’s Welcomes Primary Care Practice At Bethlehem Campus
2/17/2015 St. Luke’s Network Simulation Director Certified By International Society Of Simulation In Healthcare (SSH)
2/17/2015 Throat Cancer Survivor Beats the Odds and Speaks about His Successful Treatment at St. Luke’s Cancer Center
2/16/2015 Love, Medicine and Miracles Author to Speak in Bethlehem
2/16/2015 St. Luke’s Brings a Team to Fight Head and Neck Cancer
2/13/2015 St. Luke’s Sports Medicine Sponsors Local Nike Coach Of The Year Clinic
2/5/2015 BASD chooses St. Luke’s University Health Network to provide sports medicine
2/2/2015 St. Luke’s Hospital Quakertown Campus Welcomes St. Luke’s Pulmonology Associates
1/30/2015 S&P Upgrades St. Luke’s Bond Rating To A- 
1/29/2015 St. Luke’s University Hospital Neurosurgeon Performs 100th Deep Brain Stimulation Implant
1/23/2015 Moravian College And St. Luke’s University Health Network Partner To Develop Center For Sports Medicine
1/22/2015 St. Luke’s University Health Network Partners With Adams Outdoor For Second Baby Bowl Competition 
1/15/2015 St. Luke’s Is First In The Region To Offer Frameless Stereotactic Radiosurgery To Treat Brain Tumors
1/12/2015 St. Luke’s University Health Network Offers First International General Surgery Rotation For Surgical Residents

2014

Date Title
12/30/2014 St. Luke's Nurse-Family Partnership Topic Of TV Show
12/22/2014 Medical Careers Pathways Program At St. Luke’s Quakertown Campus Offers Local High School Students A Unique Clinical Observation Experience And College Credits 
12/17/2014 Seven-Year-Old Alaya Velez Of Bethlehem Donates Her “Piggy Bank” To St. Luke’s Cancer Center
12/16/2014 Visiting Nurse Association Of St. Luke’s, Home Health Division, Named Among The Nation’s Top Home Health Care Agencies
12/12/2014 St. Luke’s Hosts Holiday Reception For Temple/St. Luke’s Medical Students
12/12/2014 St. Luke’s Presents ‘Golden Boot’ Award To Bethlehem Township EMS
12/3/2014 St. Luke’s University Health Network One Of 20 Hospitals Chosen Nationwide For By St. Jude Medical Study Aimed At Reducing Chronic Pain 
11/26/2014 Football Players “Tailgate” At St. Luke’s Warren Adult Medical Day Care Center
11/26/2014 Urologist Dr. Kaveh Kousari Joins St. Luke’s Center For Urology Practice
11/20/2014 March Of Dimes Presents Plaque To St. Luke’s NICU Physicians And Staff
11/18/2014 Melanoma Clinical Trial Drug Leads New Jersey Resident to St. Luke’s
11/18/2004 St. Luke’s Neurosurgeon Steven Falowski, MD, Appointed To Neuromodulation Appropriateness Consensus Committee (NACC)
11/17/2014 St. Luke’s Singers Perform Annual Holiday Concert
11/17/2014 St. Luke’s Hospice Hosts Luminaria Walk and Lighting Ceremony
11/14/2014  St. Luke’s Care Now Opens Its Fifth Location In Upper Perkiomen 
11/13/2014 St. Luke’s Allentown Campus 13th Annual Dinner By Starlight Celebration
11/12/2014 St. Luke’s Center for Neuroscience to offer Free Community Memory Screenings
11/11/2014 Veteran's Day Video
10/30/2014 Breast Cancer Survivor Kristin Parks Overcomes Leukemia 
10/30/2014  Know the Signs and Symptoms of Leukemia
10/27/2014 St. Luke’s School Of Nursing Celebrates 130 Years Of Excellence In Nursing Education
10/10/2014 Going Global: St. Luke’s Performs Weight Loss Surgery On First International Patient
10/9/2014 St. Luke’s Cancer Center Helps Young Mother Battle Breast Cancer
10/7/2014 St. Luke’s Miners Hospital Receives Three-Year Re-Accreditation as Trauma Center
10/1/2014 During National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, St. Luke’s Urges Women to Know How Their Family History Can Increase Cancer Risk
9/26/2014 Unique Patient Experience Offered At St. Luke’s Anderson Campus
9/20/2014 St. Luke’s Holds Tenth Annual ’A Night Of Heroes’
9/9/2014 Prostate Cancer Awareness Fund Of The Lehigh Valley Tours St. Luke’s Blue Ribbon 5K Course, Supports Cause 
9/8/2014 Seiple Farms Corn Maze Features St. Luke’s Logo
9/1/2014 Tips to Reduce Ovarian Cancer Risk – Dr. Taylor
9/1/2014 St. Luke’s Patient Embodies Ovarian Cancer Survival Hopes
8/29/2014 St. Luke’s Golf Tournament At Glen Brook To Benefit Stroud Township Volunteer Fire Department
8/15/2014 St. Luke’s Welcomes New Gastroenterologists, Offers Services At St. Luke’s Miners Campus In September
8/13/2014 ASR Media Productions Nominated for Two Mid-Atlantic Emmys The Peak TV and Roey’s Paintbox – Art is for Everyone received nominations
8/12/2014 St. Luke’s Nursing Students Organize “Backpacks To Brighten”
8/8/2014 St. Luke’s Earns HAP Achievement Awards For Health Care Innovation In Four Categories
8/7/2014 St. Luke’s University Health Network, Capital BlueCross Bring Accountable Care Arrangement To Lehigh Valley
8/7/2014 Get Your Tail on the Trail…at the Panther Valley School District Track
8/5/2014 St. Luke’s University Health Network Named Exclusive Provider For And Sponsor Of PIAA District XI
7/31/2014 St. Luke’s Health Care Providers And Administrators Battle Mud, Water And Fire In Spartan Race
7/29/2014 St. Luke’s Hospital Partners With Runner’s World Half & Festival
7/21/2014 St. Luke's Gains High Rankings in Latest US News & World Report Best Hospitals Edition
7/18/2014 St. Luke’s First In Region To Receive And Successfully Place New Generation Transcatheter Aortic Valve
7/17/2014 Rodale & St. Luke’s Partner To Provide Organic Produce To Patients, Staff & Visitors
7/9/2014 St. Luke’s University Health Network Named 2014 ‘Most Wired’
7/7/2014 Pediatrician Joins Medical Staff Of St. Luke’s Miners Campus
7/3/2014 St. Luke’s Allentown and Bethlehem Campuses Host Local Walk, Run or Bike & Boat Event at Sand Island
6/30/2014 Kevin J. McGovern Named Regent To American College Of Health Care Executives
6/30/2014 Grand Slam Baseball Combine Open To All High School Baseball Players
6/30/2014 Weight-Loss Surgery: the Short-Cut to Cure Diabetes? 
6/19/2014 St. Luke’s University Health Network’s ‘Night of Heroes’ Celebrates 10th Anniversary Sept. 20
5/29/2014 Robert Dolansky, DO, Sworn In As POMA President
5/29/2014 St. Luke’s Anderson Campus Offers Community Garden Location For Network Employees To Till
5/28/2014 St. Luke’s Care Now Offers Walk-In Convenience For Immediate, Quality Medical Care At Four Locations Throughout The Region
5/23/2014  St. Luke’s Auxiliary Garden Dedicated At Anderson Campus 
5/22/2014 Michele Giletto Recognized By Lehigh Valley Business As One Of The Region’s Women Of Influence
5/22/2014 St. Luke’s Employee Promotes Bladder Cancer Awareness
5/20/2014 St. Luke’s Cancer Survivors Enjoy Private Event At The Lehigh Valley Zoo To Celebrate Life And Commemorate National Cancer Survivors Day
5/15/2014 St. Luke’s  University Health Network  and St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children Help Make Mother’s Day a Little More Heartfelt for Allentown Family
5/15/2014 St. Luke’s University Health Network recognized for high quality and safety in Radiation Oncology
5/14/2014 St. Luke’s Warren Hospital and Community: Working Together to Improve Health Care in Phillipsburg and Surrounding Areas
5/12/2014  St. Luke’s Miners Campus To Host Stroke Support Group
5/10/2014 St. Luke’s Offers Wilderness Medicine Conference
5/9/2014  Grammy Nominated Jazz Great Pat Martino Speaking At St. Luke’s University Hospital-Bethlehem On May 15
5/9/2014 World’s Smallest, Longest-Lasting And Upgradable Neurostimulator For Chronic Pain Now Available To Patients At St. Luke’s
5/9/2014 D&L and St. Luke’s University Health Network Say: Get Your Tail on the Trail!
5/8/2014 Award-Winning Author Dr. Ira Byock Appears In Bethlehem On Wednesday, May 14
5/7/2014 Nationally-Renowned Speaker and Professional Drummer Mike Veny to Address "Transform Stigma Into Strength"
5/5/2014 Nurses Celebrated at St. Luke's University Health Network
5/5/2014 Friend of St. Luke's Awarded the "Heart Of Hospice" Award From Pennsylvania Hospice Network
4/30/2014 St. Luke’s University Health Network Partners With Gift of Life Donation Program
4/28/2014 St. Luke’s Half Marathon & 5k – Congratulations to All of Our Runners!
4/25/2014  St. Luke’s Chief of Urogynecology Presents First ‘Robin Haff Research and Scholarship Award’
4/24/2014 St. Luke’s Hospice Bike Ride Holds Special Meaning For Bethlehem Family
4/18/2014 St. Luke’s Warren Campus Is The First Hospital In New Jersey To Offer Blue Light Cystoscopy To Detect Tumors In The Bladder
4/14/2014 St. Luke’s Hospice Hosts Fourth Annual Charity Bike Ride
4/14/2014  Bushkill Family Practice Welcomes Ellen Didimamoff, MD
4/11/2014 St. Luke's Singers Spring Concert
4/9/2014 Honorary Chair Tours St. Luke's Miners Campus
4/9/2014 Lehighton Medical Associates Welcomes New Physician Assistant
4/7/2014 Pet Lover Gets the TLC She Needs at St. Luke's Quakertown Hospital
4/3/2014 Olympic Hopeful chooses St. Luke’s Physical Therapy
4/1/2014 St. Luke's Orthopaedic Surgeon Performs Groundbreaking Procedure
3/31/2014 Tamaqua Patients Give Female OBGYN Warm Welcome
3/30/2014 St. Luke’s Quakertown Physicians Work Together
3/28/2014 Northampton County Medical Society Alliance Celebrates Doctors Day With Donation
3/25/2014 29 Year Old Man is Free of Pain and Limp
3/24/2014 Quality OB/GYN Care in the Easton Community
3/20/2014 Get Your Tail off the Couch and onto the D&L Trail
3/20/2014 St. Luke’s Miners Campus Home Health Division Receives Award
3/17/2014 St. Luke's Now Provides Quality Women's Services in Monroe County 
3/13/2014 St. Luke's Succeed in Repealing Outdated Breast Disease Treatment Consent Form
3/12/2014 St. Luke's Warren Shifting Behavioral Health Care to Outpatient Settings 
3/10/2014 St. Luke's Participates in Interventional Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Benefits of the Tested Melanoma Drug PV-10 in Patients with Late-Stage Liver Cancer 
3/10/2014 St. Luke's Warren Hospital Welcomes Cardiologist Navtej Brar, DO 
3/10/2014 St. Luke's Saves Penn State Student's Life with Latest Cardiac Technology 
3/7/2014 St. Luke's Heart and Vascular Centers Provide Exceptional Cardiology Services Close-to-Home 
3/7/2014 St. Luke's Center for Positive Aging Opens in Bethlehem 
3/3/2014 Elizabeth 'Ebee' Price won the all-around title at Saturday's 2014 AT&T American Cup 
3/2/2014 St. Luke's Care Now Opens in the Wind Gap Medical Center 
2/28/2014 St. Luke’s Miners Campus Medical Staff Honor Recently-Retired Board Member Dr. Dillswar Sahoo 
2/27/2014 Elizabeth “Ebee” Price Competes in American Cup International Gymnastics Meet 
2/26/2014 Visiting Nurse Association of St. Luke’s, Home Health Division, Named Among the Nation’s Top Home Health Care Agencies
2/24/2014 2014 Greater Lehigh Valley Auto Show Preview Gala
2/21/2014 Commemorative Artist Chosen for 2014 Black Diamond Garden Party
2/19/2014 A Radiologist’s Response to Canadian Mammography Study 
2/17/2014 Health Care Hero Nomination Finalists from St. Luke's 
2/11/2014 Hospitals Seeing Increase in Serious Flu Patients; Advise Public to Consider Flu Vaccines 
2/4/2014 St. Luke's Miners Earns National Ranking for Highest Value-Based Purchasing 
2/3/2014 St. Luke's Leads National Melanoma Clinical Study 
1/23/2014 St. Luke's Hosts Digital Baby Bowl 
1/22/2014 The PEAK TV to Appear Nationally on The Doctor TV Channel 

2013

Date Title
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 
8/13/2013 Closing Notification: Urgent Care Services at St. Luke's Urgent Care - Jim Thorpe 
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

2012

Date Title
12/21/2012 Sixty Medical Students Honored at Holiday Reception
12/21/2012 New Primary Care Practices Welcomed
12/20/2012 Dr. John Kintzer Receives the Waxman Award
12/11/2012 Gynecologists Awarded Center of Excellence in Minimally-Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
12/7/2012 Visiting Nurse Association Named Among the Nation’s Top Home Health Care Agencies
11/19/2012 St. Luke's Miners Campus Honored by Premier
11/16/2012 St. Luke’s University Hospital is First in the United States to Install GE Healthcare’s Discovery IGS 730 Hybrid Operating Room
11/13/2012 St. Luke's University Health Network Offers 'We Honor Veterans' Program on November 27
11/13/2012 Service Update: Radiology Services at Wind Gap not available on 11/13/2012
11/12/2012 St. Luke's Participates in Comprehensive Community Health Survey for the Lehigh Valley
11/9/2012 St. Luke’s Center for Neuroscience to Offer Free Community Memory Screenings on Tuesday, November 13
11/8/2012 St. Luke’s Hospital – Miners Campus Earns ‘Top Performer on Key Quality Measures™’ Recognition from the Joint Commission
11/1/2012 Tucker’s Toy Run Donates to Pediatric Department at St. Luke’s University Hospital – Bethlehem
10/30/2012 Patient Care Remains Top Priority Through Hurricane Sandy and Her Aftermath
10/23/2012 St. Luke's University Hospitals Hosts Volunteer Open Houses
10/19/2012 St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital Hosts Annual Breast Cancer Luncheon
10/18/2012 Region’s First Interstim Therapy for Bowel Incontinence Performed at St. Luke’s University Hospital in Bethlehem
10/16/2012 St. Luke's University Hospital - Bethlehem Hosts Community Diabetes Day
10/12/2012 Digestive Health Specialist Ayaz Matin, MD Joins St. Luke’s
10/8/2012 St. Luke's Melanoma Expert Presents Promising Clinical Trial Data and Co-Authors Clinical Practice Guideline on Melanoma
10/5/2012 Pain Injection Drug Recalled: St. Luke's Does Not Use Recalled Manufacturer
9/28/2012 Join Talk With Your Doctor On Location at Boscov’s in Easton
9/27/2012 "The Peak" Premieres on Sunday, September 30 at 6:30 pm on WFMZ-TV
9/22/2012 St. Luke’s Adult Level I Trauma Center Holds Eighth Annual ‘A Night of Heroes’
9/7/2012 DaVinci Science Center and St. Luke's Introduce Year of the Body Project
9/5/2012 St. Luke's Miners Opens Heart & Vascular Center
8/29/2012 St. Luke's is the First Hospital in the Lehigh Valley Approved to Perform Groundbreaking Heart Valve Procedure Independently
8/27/2012 St. Luke's Awarded $1.5 Million to Improve Community Access to Electronic Medical Information
8/27/2012 St. Luke's Thoracic Surgeon and Cancer Expert Dr. William Burfeind to Serve as Guest Faculty for Masters Course presented by Duke Surgery
8/24/2012 St. Luke's Awarded Two Hospital & Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania 2012 Achievement Awards
8/1/2012 St. Luke's University Hospital Offers Laparoscopic Procedure to Treat Pre-Cancers and Early-Stage Esophagheal Cancer
7/27/2012 St. Luke's Hospital - Quakertown Campus to Name Emergency Department in Memory of Donor
7/19/2012 St. Luke's Receives 2012 HAP Award for Patient Safety
7/18/2012 St. Luke's Gains High Rankings in Latest US News & World Report Best Hospitals Edition
7/17/2012 Medical Associates of Monroe County Joins St. Luke's University Health Network
7/6/2012 March of Dimes Awards $5,000 Community Grant to St. Luke’s University Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Family Support Program
6/28/2012 St. Luke’s Awarded Two Hospital & Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania (HAP) 2012 Achievement Awards
6/28/2012 NICU at the Zoo Event Reunites NICU “Graduates” and Caregivers
6/26/2012 Cancer Expert Renu Lamba, MD Joins St. Luke's Hematology-Medical Oncology Specialists
6/8/2012 St. Luke's Hospital - Miners Campus Accredited by American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE)
5/24/2012 St. Luke's Honors National Police Week and Fallen Police Officers
5/24/2012 St. Luke's Hospital - Miners Campus Awards Academic Scholarships to Students in Six Area High Schools
5/23/2012 St. Luke's Welcomes New Network Chief Compliance & Privacy Officer
5/17/2012 First Robotic Bariatric Surgery in the Lehigh Valley Performed at St. Luke’s University Hospital-Bethlehem
5/17/2012 More than 1200 People to Attend St. Luke’s Cancer Survivors Day Event “Down on the Farm” at Lehigh Valley Zoo May 19
5/16/2012 St. Luke's One of First to Offer Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Procedure
5/10/2012 Robert S. Dolansky, Jr., D.O., Allentown Physician, Elected POMA Vice President
5/3/2012 Reinventing the Health Care Experience at St. Luke's Anderson: A Patient's Perspective
5/3/2012 St. Luke's Anderson Employees Donate Books to Easton Area Public Library
4/26/2012 John Sylvia Named President of St. Luke's Hospital - Quakertown Campus
4/25/2012 Auxiliary of St. Luke's Celebrates 100th Charity Ball
4/13/2012 St. Luke's Warren Appoints New President
4/5/2012 St. Luke's Melanoma Expert Chairs International Melanoma Symposium in New York City
3/27/2012 Investing in the Community: St. Luke's Hospital - Anderson Campus Committed to Local Business Partners
2/29/2012 St. Luke's Renamed St. Luke's University Health Network
2/1/2012 Warren Hospital Joins St. Luke's Hospital & Health Network
1/5/2012 St. Luke's Neurosurgeon Performs Region's First Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant on December 14

2011

Date Title
12/8/2011 Warren Hospital Receives Support of Partnership with St. Luke's from Office of Attorney General of New Jersey
12/6/2011 St. Luke's Named a Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital in Modern Healthcare Magazine
11/11/2011 St. Luke's Hospital – Anderson Campus Opens Doors to the Community
11/11/2011 St. Luke's Hospital & Health Network Opens Nation's Newest Hospital
11/3/2011 St. Luke's Urgent Care – Jim Thorpe Open Until 11 pm on November 3, Patient Visitation Permitted at Hospital
11/2/2011 St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital Experiences Water Main Break
11/1/2011 St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Dinner by Starlite
11/1/2011 St. Luke's Hosts Playing It Safe Event
10/19/2911 24th Annual Fashion Show Held by Auxiliary of St. Luke's Hospital
10/18/2011 New Mobile Website Allows Smart-Phone Users Easy Access to St. Luke's Hospitals
10/17/2011 St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus Unveils New Pediatric Waiting Area in Emergency Department
10/12/2011 St. Luke's Physical Therapists Earn Board Certifications
10/10/2011 Routine PSA Testing for Prostate Cancer Questioned by USPSTF
10/6/2011 St. Luke's Names Chief Operating Officer of Bethlehem Campus
10/3/2011 St. Luke's and Upper Perkiomen High School to host Inaugural Breast Cancer Awareness Game
10/3/2011 St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital Hosts Annual Breast Cancer Luncheon
9/26/2011 Take Time To Get A Flu Vaccine
9/16/2011 St. Luke's Health Center in McAdoo Expands Hours
9/15/2011 St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees Welcomes New Members
9/13/2011 St. Luke's Heart & Vascular Center Brings Services to Coaldale
8/23/2011 St. Luke's Hospital & Health Network Awarded $500,000 Grant to Help Expand its School-based Health Programs
8/16/2011 St. Luke's Opens Pediatric Practice and Medical Center at Northampton Community College's Southside Bethlehem Facility
8/8/2011 St. Luke's Names Jan Heller EVP of Finance
8/5/2011 St. Luke's Conducts Children's Book Drive Now Through Mid-September
7/20/2011 Second Annual Joe DeRaymond Memorial Chess Tournament Scheduled for July 30
7/6/2011 Medical Executive Committee Named for St. Luke's Riverside Hospital
7/7/2011 St. Luke's Becomes First Hospital in the Region to Offer a Lung Cancer Screening Program for Long-Term Current and Former Smokers
6/16/2011 Family Medicine Residency Program Achieves Patient-Centered Medical Home Designation
6/9/2011 St. Luke's Melanoma Expert Chairs Eighth International Melanoma Symposium in New York City
6/3/2011 St. Luke's Holds Grand Opening Celebration for New St. Luke's Wind Gap Medical Center
5/27/2011 Innovative Bariatric Surgery Protocol at St. Luke's Improves Patient Care
5/25/2011 St. Luke’s Melanoma Expert Dr. Sanjiv Agarwala to Present at ASCO
5/20/2011 St. Luke's Cardiology Fellowship Program Begins July 2011
5/20/2011 St. Luke's Cancer Center to Host Outback Adventure for St. Luke's Cancer Survivors at the Lehigh Valley Zoo May 21, 2011
5/20/2011 St. Luke's Launches Heart Valve Center
5/9/2011 St. Luke's Singers Performs 20th Annual Spring "Pops" Concert on Sunday, May 22
5/4/2011 St. Luke's Recognized for Commitment to Lactation Care
5/3/2011 St. Luke's Hospital – Allentown Campus Offers Running Talk For Beginners
5/3/2011 Dr. Justin Psaila is Named Vice President, Medical Affairs, St. Luke's Riverside Hospital
4/29/2011 St. Luke's Hospital-Bethlehem Receives National Award for Outstanding Organ Donation Rates
4/25/2011 Warren Hospital Plans to Join St. Luke's Hospital & Health Network
4/6/2011 St. Luke's Announces April Community Health Lectures
4/5/2011 Shredding Against Melanoma Event Invites Public to Securely Shred Documents While Raising Funds for Melanoma Research and Education
4/4/2011 St. Luke's Cancer Center is First to offer FDA-Approved Melanoma Drug
3/18/2011 St. Luke's Receives “Dental Health For All™” Award
3/16/2011 Darla Frack is Named the First Vice President, Patient Care Services, for St. Luke's Riverside Hospital
3/10/2011 The Medical School of Temple/St. Luke's Awarded $1 Million Grant from the Donald B. and Dorothy L. Stabler Foundation
3/8/2011 First Endoscopic Flexible Surgery in the State Performed at St. Luke's Hospital – Allentown Campus
3/1/2011 Temple Clinical Campus Medical Students from St. Luke's to Hold a Student Health Fair at Liberty High School
2/25/2011 St. Luke's Mobile Clinic Teaches Safety and Respect
2/22/2011 Free Health Screenings Offered at St. Luke's Urgent Care Center - Jim Thorpe
2/17/2011 St. Luke's Receives Five Rocking Horses From Local Eagle Scout
2/14/2011 Edward Nawrocki Named President of St. Luke's Riverside Hospital
2/10/2011 St. Luke's to Open New Heart & Vascular Center on Valentine's Day
2/10/2011 St. Luke's Hospice Announces Inaugural “Let Me Go” Charity Bike Ride
2/2/2011 St. Luke's Quakertown Hospital Cancer Program Awarded Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation
1/10/2011 St. Luke's Cancer Research Lab Uses Gene-Chip Technology
1/6/2011 St. Luke's Hospice Seeks Volunteers
1/5/2011

St. Luke's Quakertown Hospital Purchases 30 Acres for Future Growth

2010

Date Title
12/16/2010 Slovenian Woman Travels to St. Luke's Cancer Center to Receive Treatment for Advanced Melanoma with Dr. Agarwala
12/15/2010 St. Luke's Upper Perkiomen Outpatient Center Receives Award for Building Preservation 
11/20/2010 Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation Awarded to St. Luke's Comprehensive Community Cancer Program
11/10/2010 St. Luke's Cancer Center is Named LIVESTRONG®
11/8/2010 Dr. John M. Daly, Dean of Temple University School of Medicine, Joins St. Luke's Board of Trustees
10/29/2010 St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus Holds 9th Annual Dinner by Starlight
10/22/2010 St. Luke's Riverside Makes Positive Impact on Local Economy
10/11/2010 Advanced Margin Analysis and Gene Expression Profile Testing Provide Benefits to Breast Cancer Surgery Patients at St. Luke's Hospital
10/6/2010 Celebrate for a Cause - St. Luke's Nurse Family Partnership
9/29/2010 100th Anniversary Community Celebration at St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital
9/28/2010 St. Luke's and Lehigh University Dept. of Athletics Kick-Off Third Annual Reading Rocks! Literacy Program
9/21/2010 State-of-the-Art Critical Care Unit Opens at St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital
9/14/2010 Explore St. Luke's Riverside September 14 Event Showcases Progress, Celebrates St. Luke's Benefactors and Recognizes Leadership
8/29/2010 Urogynecologist Vincent Lucente, MD, First Surgeon to Perform TOPAS Sling Procedure as part of Clinical Study
8/25/2010 St. Luke's Awarded Four of Seventeen Hospital & Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania (HAP) 2010 Awards
8/11/2010 St. Luke's Diabetes Education Center Receives AADE Accreditation for Diabetes Education Program
8/6/2010 St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus Reaches 95% Inpatient Satisfaction Rank, Quakertown Hospital Earns 91% Outpatient Rank
7/26/2010 St. Luke's Quakertown Hospital Remains the Fastest Growing Hospital in a Seven County Region
7/19/2010 St. Luke’s Cancer Center to Offer Breakthrough Drug for Melanoma
7/12/2010 DeSales University and St. Luke's Hospital - Bethlehem Campus Sign Memorandum of Understanding
7/9/2010 Cancer Physician Anna A. Niewiarowska, MD, Earns Certification in Quality Oncology Practice Initiative
7/1/2010 St. Luke's Primary Care Sports Medicine offers expanded Practice Hours
6/14/2010 St. Luke's Cancer Expert Publishes Book on Breast Cancer Surgery
6/14/2010 St. Luke's Quakertown Hospital Earns Chest Pain Center Accreditation
6/11/2010 Three Generations of Gates Family Honored by Pennsylvania Hospice Network
6/7/2010 St. Luke’s Melanoma Expert Presented Encouraging Data on the Treatment of Melanoma at World’s Leading Cancer Conference
6/3/2010 Haiti Earthquake Victims Remembered by St. Luke's Quakertown Hospital
5/27/2010 Provectus Melanoma Trial Announces Positive Data Drug Discovery & Development
5/17/2010 St. Luke's Psychotherapist Awarded Grant to Attend National Cancer Coalition Foundation Conference
5/12/2010 More than 1,000 People Attending St. Luke's Survivors Day Safari May 15
4/30/2010 Provectus Reports on Successful End-of-Phase 2 Meeting with U. S. FDA and Gains Clarity for Licensure of PV-10 Metastatic Melanoma
4/23/2010 HomeStar Retail Pharmacy Opens at St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus
4/22/2010 St. Luke's Quakertown Wound Management Center Celebrates 10th Anniversary
4/15/2010 St. Luke's Hospital - Bethlehem Campus Hosts Child Car Seat Safety Check on April 28
4/12/2010 Survivors Day Safari for Cancer Survivors at the Lehigh Valley Zoo
3/30/2010 St. Luke's Takes Smoke-Free Workplace to the Next Level
3/22/2010 CT Coordinator Donna Grammes Recalls 37 Years of Radiology at St. Luke's
3/18/2010 St. Luke's VNA's 9th Annual Golf Tournament
3/11/2010 "St. Luke's Saved My Life"
3/4/2010 St. Luke's Opens New Wound Management Center at Allentown Campus
2/23/2010 St. Luke's NICU Opens Nicky's Place
2/17/2010 Hospital Opens Heart to Haiti
2/11/2010 St. Luke's Melanoma Expert Chairs Seventh International Melanoma Symposium
1/25/2010 St. Luke's and Lehigh University Celebrate Donegan Students who Met 'Reading Rocks' Goals
1/12/2010 St. Luke's Sponsors Lehigh Valley Half Marathon
1/5/2010 Third Weight Loss Surgery Option for Morbid Obesity

Previous

Allentown Campus Celebrates Milestone in $75 Million Expansion Project
Allentown Campus Recieves Premier Award for Quality for Second Consecutive Year
Cancer Center Doctor Shaves Head to Understand his Patients
Cancer Survivors Day 2008 - Record Attendance
Cardiac MRI Accreditation - First in PA
Chemo Bath Procedure Offered
Dr. Agarwala Author in The Art and Science of Oncology
Dr. Vincent Lucente Participates in Study to Assess Innovative Procedure
Estate Gift from Former Board Member
Gift of Life Honors St. Luke's for High Organ Donation Rate
Grand Opening of New St. Luke's Cancer Center in Allentown
Harleysville National Bank Gives $15,000 to St. Luke's Quakertown Hospital
HomeStar Medical Equipment Moves
“Hope Starts Here” - St. Luke's Behavioral Health Inpatient Services Uses "Recovery Model"
Local Oncologist Participates in Research Study
Maintaining Healthy Cholesterol Levels and the Impact on Cardiovascular Health
Member of St. Luke's Earns Prestigious Role as Member of Commission on Cancer
More Funding for St. Luke's Upper Perkiomen Outpatient Center
National Innovation Award for Medical Education and Research
National Penn Nursing Education Endowment Fund Established for St. Luke's Quakertown Hospital
New Location for St. Luke's Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology
New Pelvic Health Assessment
New State-of-the-Art Hyperbaric Chamber in Allentown
PA Gov. Ed Rendell Thanks St. Luke's School of Nursing Graduates for Commitment to Health Care
Procedure for Herniated Discs at St. Luke's - Allentown is a Regional First
Rural Health Center Opens in Nesquehoning
Second Highest Growth Among Suburban Philadelphia Hospitals
Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (S.A.N.E.) Program
St. Luke's Announces Plans to Build Bone & Joint Institute in Quakertown
St. Luke's Health & Fitness Center Moves
St. Luke's HealthStar Mobile Unit to Provide Health Services at Mosser Village Family Center
St. Luke's Hospital & Health Network Welcomes New Trustees
St. Luke's Hospital Offers First-of-its-Kind Clinical Guarantee
St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus Celebrates Opening of $75 Million Expansion
St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital Hosts Local High School Students
St. Luke's Named "Best of the Valley - 2008"
St. Luke's Opens Health Center in Hometown
St. Luke's Paramedics Respond to Hurricane in Louisiana
St. Luke's Quakertown Hospital has Best Financial Year in Seventy-Eight Year History of Hospital
St. Luke's Quakertown Hospital Rated Best in Bucks County for Overall Orthopedic Services
St. Luke’s Receives Top Distinction from Commission on Cancer
St. Luke's Regional Breast Center Opens
St. Luke's Robert Wax Awarded PA Rising Star Super Lawyer for Third Consecutive Year
St. Luke's School of Nursing Gives to St. Luke's Nurse Family Partnership Families
St. Luke's Sponsors Boys Basketball Tournament at SportsFest
St. Luke's Wound Management Centers Implement "Seamless Access Care" Across Multiple Locations
Tamaqua Students Observe Well-Known Orthopaedic Surgeon
Ultra-Precise GE Ultrasound Technology at St. Luke's Perinatal Center
Updates to Expansion and Renovation Plans for ICCU in Coaldale
Vision Initiative Wins HAP Achievement Award