Hazleton, Pa.,
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June
2021
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LVH-Hazleton Announces New COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Hours Starting June 2

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 Thursdays. The clinic is located on the first floor of the hospital.

LVH–Hazleton and other Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) locations are currently providing COVID-19 vaccines to people ages 12 and older. Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine is being provided to children and adolescents ages 12-17. People ages 18 and older could receive either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine based on available supplies.

You now have more options than ever to get your vaccination:

  1. Self-schedule right on the LVHN website at LVHN.org/appointments.

  2. Schedule on MyLVHN, our patient portal, at MyLVHN.org.

  3. Call 833-584-6283 (833-LVHN-CVD). The COVID-19 Vaccine Hotline is open Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

  4. Walk-ins also are accepted at any location.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends everyone 12 years and older should get a COVID-19 vaccination to help protect against COVID-19. Widespread vaccination is critical to help stop the pandemic. Getting you and your child vaccinated can bring you one step closer to enjoying the activities you miss.

For more information, visit LVHN.org/vaccines.

About LVHN

LVHN includes eight hospital campuses, three in Allentown, one in Bethlehem, one in East Stroudsburg, one in Hazleton and two in Pottsville, Pa.; Coordinated Health, which includes two hospital campuses, nearly two dozen multispecialty locations including ambulatory surgery centers and orthopedic injury centers in northeastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey; 26 health centers; numerous primary and specialty care physician practices; 20 ExpressCARE locations including the area’s only Children’s ExpressCARE; pharmacy, imaging, home health, rehabilitation and lab services; and preferred provider services through Valley Preferred. Specialty care includes: trauma care for adults and children, burn care at the Regional Burn Center; kidney and pancreas transplants; perinatal/neonatal, cardiac, cancer, orthopedics, neurology, complex neurosurgery capabilities including national certification as a Comprehensive Stroke Center, and robotic surgery in 10 specialties. Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute, Lehigh Valley Heart Institute and Lehigh Valley Institute for Surgical Excellence physicians provide the most advanced treatments. Lehigh Valley Cancer Institute is a member of the Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) Cancer Alliance, an initiative that helps community providers improve the quality of cancer care and offers access to MSK clinical trials. Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital, the community’s only children’s hospital, provides care in more than 30 specialties and general pediatrics. Lehigh Valley Hospital–Cedar Crest is ranked as the region’s No.1 hospital for seven straight years and has been recognized among Pennsylvania’s top six hospitals for seven consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report. Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Cedar Crest, LVH–17th Street and LVH–Muhlenberg are the region’s only Magnet® hospitals for nursing excellence. Additional information is available by visiting LVHN.org or following us on Facebook , Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.