LVHN News (hazleton)

2018
July
13,
2018
Waiting to hear how a surgical patient is doing is now easier at Lehigh Valley Hospital–Hazleton. In collaboration with perioperative services at LVHN, a new mobile tool was introduced in June to improve communication with families of surgical patien...
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June
28,
2018
Having a hysterectomy just became a lot less invasive and a lot more tolerable for women in the Greater Hazleton area, thanks to Jill Snyder, DO, an obstetrician and gynecologist with LVPG Obstetrics and Gynecology. At Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Ha...
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June
25,
2018
Lehigh Valley, Pa. (June 25, 2018) – Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) announced today it will acquire the Hazleton-based American Patient Transport Systems, Inc. (APTS) effective July 15, 2018. APTS is an Emergency Medical Services (EMS) compan...
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May
30,
2018
“I didn’t have to give up my life when I was diagnosed with breast cancer.” That statement summed up Charmaine Welsh’s experience when she chose to stay close to home and entrust her cancer care to Michael Evans, MD, and Lehigh Valley Health Network ...
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May
11,
2018
Home, specifically Hazleton, is where the heart is, especially for Anthony Valente, MD, chief medical officer at Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Hazleton. After graduating from Penn State College of Medicine in Hershey and completing his residency throu...
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May
02,
2018
Practicing medicine in Hazleton was not always the plan, but it’s certainly turning out to be perfect for Jodi Lenko, MD, Lehigh Valley Physician Group (LVPG) Assistant Medical Director for the Department of Medicine in Hazleton. Born and raised in H...
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April
12,
2018
As we “spring ahead” into a new season, changes will begin taking shape in the coming months at Lehigh Valley Hospital–Hazleton. Modernized and patient-friendly changes that will soon grace the interior and exterior of our community hospital. Constru...
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April
12,
2018
When choosing a product or service, you’re looking for value. You want high quality at a fair cost, and you’ll search for the best value. At Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), we’re driven to give you health care value. We aim to help you achiev...
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2017
November
10,
2017
Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Hazleton is getting ready to meet the future of health care this spring. That’s when the first phase of a three-prong renovation, expansion and construction project is set to begin in the greater Hazleton area. Over th...
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July
24,
2017
If your child consistently has trouble saying ‘r’ and instead substitutes ‘w’, your child may have an articulation disorder. That speech problem – among several others – can be treated by speech-language pathologists, also known as speech therapis...
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July
14,
2017
The future for health care in the greater Hazleton area is bright and focused on future needs. In March, Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) announced plans to modernize and renovate the existing Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Hazleton on East Broad St...
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2016
October
10,
2016
New services, technologies available locally To protect the health of our community, Lehigh Valley Health Network continues to add high-quality services at Hazleton-area locations. Here are two new services – powered by technology – available for ...
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