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LVHN News (press)

2021
June
14,
2021
| 16:00 PM America/New_York
Facing cancer, you need a team of specialists who not only can treat cancer but who also have the compassion to help you through a frightening chapter in your life. That’s where Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute and its team of physicians, advanced prac...
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June
10,
2021
| 17:59 PM America/New_York
LVHN is updating the hours of our COVID-19 Vaccine Hotline beginning the week of June 14. The new hours of operation will be Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Now that many people have been vaccinated and the number of those expressing an interest i...
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June
09,
2021
| 17:47 PM America/New_York
Blood supplies across the nation and region have reached critically low levels and donations are urgently needed to continue to help critically ill patients everywhere.“As the region’s top health care partner, we’re asking everyone to give some thoug...
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June
08,
2021
| 20:00 PM America/New_York
Because They’re Kids is a new educational series hosted by Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital. During these free, virtual information sessions, parents and guardians will learn about health topics and have the opportunity to ask questions of ou...
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June
07,
2021
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Colon cancer screenings are a key part of preventive health care for all. This is more critical if you have a family history of the disease. And we get it –it’s a rite of passage no one loves to talk about. But when detected early through colonoscopy...
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June
07,
2021
| 17:07 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is revising its visitation policy as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to improve in our communities.The updated policy applies to all units in all LVHN hospitals, including emergency departments, as well as location...
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June
07,
2021
| 13:40 PM America/New_York
Throughout the pandemic, LVHN Fitness has adapted its practices to keep members safe while working out. From rigorous cleaning procedures to asking members to preschedule their workout times through the LVHN Fitness portal (MyClub portal), every step...
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June
03,
2021
| 14:43 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) and Coordinated Health, part of LVHN, join Northampton County in announcing drive-through COVID-19 vaccinations at Coordinated Health Bethlehem, 3100 Emrick Blvd., beginning Thursday, June 3. The vaccinations will ...
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June
02,
2021
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
Children are built differently than adults and require a different level of care. That’s why Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) has personalized rehabilitation care to fit children’s specific developmental needs or challenges if they are recovering ...
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June
01,
2021
| 13:46 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Hazleton is announcing new hours for its COVID-19 vaccine clinic. Effective June 2, the COVID-19 vaccine clinic will be open Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. There will be no clinic hours on Tuesdays and Thursd...
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May
28,
2021
| 17:44 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network is proud to partner with the Stroudsburg Area School District to provide a Community COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, from 4-7 p.m. at Stroudsburg Junior High School.The school is located at 1901 Ch...
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May
27,
2021
| 16:52 PM America/New_York
Coordinated Health, now part of Lehigh Valley Health Network, has entered into an agreement with Endless Mountain Health System (EMHS) of Montrose, Pa., to serve the orthopedic needs of the residents of the Susquehanna County area.“We were approached...
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May
27,
2021
| 12:04 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network is proud to partner with the Easton Area School District to provide a Community COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic on Friday, May 28, 2021, from 4-7 p.m. at Ada B. Cheston Elementary School on the city’s South Side.Cheston Eleme...
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May
24,
2021
| 12:38 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Hazleton has been recognized by the Pennsylvania Department of Health as a Keystone 10 designated facility that supports breastfeeding and skin-to-skin contact for newborns.Supporting the initial breastfeeding efforts of ...
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May
24,
2021
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network is proud to partner with the Jim Thorpe Area School District to provide a Community COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic on Monday, May 24, 2021, from 4-7 p.m. The vaccination clinic will be held at Jim Thorpe Area High School, 1 ...
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May
20,
2021
| 17:03 PM America/New_York
BY JANE DANISH With just over 40%of Pennsylvanians reported to be fully vaccinated, we still have a long way to go to reach herd immunity. Some people are holding off on getting vaccinated because they are curious about the side effects that are comm...
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May
20,
2021
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
BY EMILY SHIFFERIf you wear glasses or contacts, from time to time you will need to order refills or buy a new pair of frames. With many online services and stores offering convenient virtual experiences for these needs, you may be tempted to sign up...
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May
19,
2021
| 20:23 PM America/New_York
Emmaus High School field hockey player Bailey Tietz and Nazareth Area High School wrestler Drew Clearie were named Lehigh Valley Health Network and Coordinated Health Athlete of the Year during the live virtual broadcast on PBS39 May 18. Each athlete...
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May
19,
2021
| 14:51 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is proud to partner with the Catasauqua Area School District to provide a Community COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic on Wednesday, May 19th, 2021, from 4-7 p.m. The vaccination clinic will be held at Catasauqua High Sch...
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May
17,
2021
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Hecktown Oaks is scheduling appointments ahead of its July 1, 2021 opening. The newest campus located in the heart of Northampton County at the corner of Route 33 and Hecktown Road (3780 Hecktown Road, Easton, Pa.) will o...
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May
17,
2021
| 17:08 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is proud to partner with the Hazleton Area School District to provide a Community COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Tuesday, May 18, from 4-7 p.m. The vaccination clinic will be held at Heights-Terrace Elementary/Middle ...
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May
13,
2021
| 15:53 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) and Coordinated Health, part of Lehigh Valley Health Network, will hold its eighth annual Athlete of the Year awards as a virtual event, broadcast live on PBS39 May 18 at 7 p.m. NBC sportscaster Amy Fadool will hos...
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May
13,
2021
| 12:34 PM America/New_York
Coordinated Health, part of Lehigh Valley Health Network, continues to provide award-winning care. Healthgrades awarded Coordinated Health–Allentown the Healthgrades 2021 Patient Safety Excellence AwardTM. This distinction places Coordinated Health–A...
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May
12,
2021
| 19:21 PM America/New_York
To help people in Luzerne County have greater access to COVID-19 vaccination, Coordinated Health–Pittston, part of Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), is offering the Moderna vaccine to people ages 18 and older for a limited period. Coordinated Heal...
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May
12,
2021
| 14:32 PM America/New_York
Beginning Thursday, May 13, Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) will offer the Pfizer vaccine to children ages 12-15 at all COVID-19 vaccine locations, pending the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s approval today, Wednesday, May 12. Starti...
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May
07,
2021
| 17:54 PM America/New_York
On Wednesday, May 12, Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) will provide COVID vaccinations without an appointment for the first dose of the Moderna vaccine for everyone 18 and older at a mass vaccination drive-through at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdo...
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May
07,
2021
| 16:31 PM America/New_York
With a faint rumble of heavy equipment in the background, Schuylkill Haven Area School District officials and leaders from Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) joined together to launch a new partnership. Ground has been broken for the LVHN Sports Per...
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May
03,
2021
| 20:33 PM America/New_York
On Wednesday, May 5, Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) will begin accepting walk-ins without an appointment for the first dose of the Pfizer vaccine for everyone 16 and older at all COVID-19 vaccine locations. (Note: Anyone under the age of 18 will...
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April
30,
2021
| 15:07 PM America/New_York
BY MICHAEL PECKMAN For Bhumi Patel, MD, it is a homecoming of sorts. The Mountain Top native has returned to Northeastern Pennsylvania (NEPA) as a board-certified pediatrician. Patel is accepting new patients (infants to age 18) at Lehigh Valley Phys...
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April
28,
2021
| 19:25 PM America/New_York
Beginning today, Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is now accepting walk-ins at our COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic–Northampton Crossings located at 3768 Easton Nazareth Highway in Lower Nazareth Township in Northampton County. The clinic is open Monday-Fr...
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