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LVHN News (press)

2021
April
19,
2021
| 13:39 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network now offers extended reality (XR- [virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR)]) visualization for neurosurgery patients and neurosurgeons. It is the first health network in Pennsylvania to acquire the technology devel...
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April
15,
2021
| 18:02 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) continued efforts to provide COVID-19 vaccine to as many people as possible as quickly as possible on Wednesday, April 14, vaccinating a one-day high of 9,286 people at all vaccination sites. It was the first time ...
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April
15,
2021
| 15:31 PM America/New_York
BY HANNAH ROPPLehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Carbon celebrated a construction milestone with a virtual beam-raising ceremony at the new facility slated to open in spring 2022. The event was broadcast live on LVHN’s Facebook page and featured remarks fr...
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April
12,
2021
| 17:09 PM America/New_York
As part of Lehigh Valley Health Network’s (LVHN) commitment to vaccinate the most people possible, LVHN is opening vaccine appointments to everyone age 16 and older beginning April 13. The Pennsylvania Department of Health announced expanded vaccine ...
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April
05,
2021
| 13:27 PM America/New_York
As part of Lehigh Valley Health Network’s (LVHN) commitment to vaccinate the most people possible, beginning today LVHN is opening vaccine appointments to educators and child care workers, firefighters, law enforcement personnel, grocery store worker...
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April
01,
2021
| 18:23 PM America/New_York
BY HANNAH ROPP LVHN Fitness is excited to announce that starting April 4 select locations will have expanded hours and services. Safety protocols like mask-wearing, social distancing, enrolling for classes and workout times will continue to be requir...
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March
30,
2021
| 12:29 PM America/New_York
As part of Lehigh Valley Health Network's (LVHN) commitment to vaccinate the most people possible, the health network is opening two new vaccination locations and hosting two more drive-through vaccination clinics. With these expanded efforts, LVHN e...
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March
26,
2021
| 13:02 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) will hold a drive-through vaccination clinic at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom in Allentown, Wednesday, March 31. On March 31, LVHN expects to provide 4,000 first doses of the Moderna vaccine to people in Pennsylv...
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March
25,
2021
| 14:49 PM America/New_York
When it comes to vaccine supply and distribution, you deserve up-to-the-minute information. Your health partner, LVHN, is giving you what you deserve. LVHN President and CEO Brian A. Nester, DO, MBA, explains how we are keeping our community up to da...
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March
24,
2021
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
The Family Medicine Rural Residency program at Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Schuylkill has moved a giant step closer to reality with its recent accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). The Chicago-based ACG...
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March
23,
2021
| 12:05 PM America/New_York
Vaccination appointments are currently filled. Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) will hold its first drive-through vaccination clinic in Northampton County Saturday, March 27, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at Northampton Community College (NCC) in Bethlehem, Pa.On...
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March
22,
2021
| 13:50 PM America/New_York
Vaccine appointments are currently filled. Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) has vaccinated 11,600 people through mass drive-through COVID-19 vaccination clinics and will hold another mass vaccination event Wednesday, March 24, 8 a.m.-4 p.m at Dorn...
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March
16,
2021
| 12:19 PM America/New_York
Vaccine appointments are currently filled.Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) will hold its first COVID-19 mass vaccination session in Monroe County at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond on Saturday, March 20.On this date, we expect to vaccinate 3,000 peopl...
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March
15,
2021
| 14:05 PM America/New_York
Vaccine appointments are currently filled.Last week, Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) vaccinated 3,600 people during a drive-through COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom. This week, we will vaccinate an even larger number...
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March
12,
2021
| 16:20 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) has been named one of the 2021 Best Workplaces in Health Care & Biopharma™ by Great Place to Work® and Fortune. During a global pandemic that put health care organizations on the front lines in the fight against CO...
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March
10,
2021
| 14:07 PM America/New_York
BY HANNAH ROPPLehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) wants to provide our patients with the highest quality imaging. For that reason, LVHN will no longer place lead shields over patients during certain diagnostic imaging studies beginning April 1, 2021....
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March
09,
2021
| 12:16 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) will hold its largest COVID-19 mass vaccination session to date at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom in Allentown on Thursday, March 11. On this date, we expect to vaccinate 3,600 people in the state of Pennsylvania’...
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March
08,
2021
| 19:29 PM America/New_York
During the COVID-19 crisis, we understand how difficult visitation restrictions may have been, but our efforts helped slow the spread of infection in our community. As we continue to see declines in the number of COVID-19 cases across our region, we ...
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February
19,
2021
| 15:03 PM America/New_York
Due to a lack of adequate vaccine supply received from the state of Pennsylvania and the impact of the national weather on deliveries, LVHN regretfully must cancel and reschedule COVID-19 vaccination appointments for people scheduled to receive their...
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February
18,
2021
| 12:05 PM America/New_York
This page was updated on Feb. 18, 12:52 p.m.Due to the winter storm forecasted to continue into this afternoon throughout our region, the following locations will close early today, Feb. 18, unless otherwise noted below, or if providers contact patie...
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February
17,
2021
| 15:19 PM America/New_York
It is with regret that due to a lack of adequate vaccine supply received from the state of Pennsylvania, Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) must cancel and reschedule COVID-19 vaccination appointments for people scheduled to receive their second dos...
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February
11,
2021
| 18:46 PM America/New_York
LVHN is doing everything possible to make more vaccine available to the people of our community. LVHN leaders are even working with elected officials to find solutions to our state’s vaccination challenges. Recently, LVHN provided evidence during a P...
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February
06,
2021
| 14:15 PM America/New_York
Updated February 6, 2021Appointments for COVID-19 vaccinations are being held as scheduled on Sunday, February 7. While appointments are still scheduled, if you have an appointment and want to reschedule for another day due to the weather, please do ...
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February
01,
2021
| 17:46 PM America/New_York
Updated February 1, 2021Appointments for COVID-19 vaccinations are being held as scheduled on Tuesday, February 2. While appointments are still scheduled, if you have an appointment and want to reschedule for another day due to the weather, please do...
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January
24,
2021
| 16:19 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) now offers a program that allows even more patients the ability to recover at home by combining home nurse visits, virtual physician visits and enhanced remote monitoring. This new offering called LVHN@Home is part...
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January
21,
2021
| 16:38 PM America/New_York
The Pennsylvania Department of Health announced this week that phase 1a of its vaccination plan has now expanded to include people age 65 and older as well as people ages 16-64 with serious medical conditions that make them more at risk for severe il...
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January
20,
2021
| 14:39 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) will begin the first COVID-19 mass vaccinations at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom in Allentown on Wednesday, Jan. 27. On this date, we will vaccinate those age 75 and older, and only those with an appointment. The...
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January
13,
2021
| 16:53 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley, Pa. (Jan. 13, 2021) – Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is providing this vaccine update following changes in federal vaccine eligibility guidelines and after receiving countless inquiries from community members and organizations thr...
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January
07,
2021
| 17:24 PM America/New_York
There’s a lot of excitement about COVID-19 vaccines in our community, and for good reason. These vaccines have been scientifically proven to be safe and effective. It’s a sign that better days are ahead. At Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), we are...
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2020
December
29,
2020
| 18:36 PM America/New_York
To help ensure everyone in our community has access to the COVID-19 vaccination, Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) will provide vaccinations without charge once vaccinations become available for wide distribution. The decision was announced today b...
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