Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network Company Profile

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As one of the largest teaching facilities in Pennsylvania, Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network (LVHHN) offers practicing professionals a vast array of services and expertise to meet the health care needs of their patients. LVHHN is represented by three clinical campuses -- two in Allentown and one in Bethlehem. Our Bethlehem site, Muhlenberg Hospital Center, joined LVHHN in August of 1997 when the two organizations merged. The network's professional staff of more than 1,100 physicians embraces innovation and understands the impact broad thinking can have on medical care. Working in over 50 specialties, LVHHN physicians, along with hundreds of skilled nurses and other professionals, help take research, diagnostics and patient-centered care in exciting new directions. The hospital is recognized as a leading regional source in its key clinical areas: cancer treatment, cardiovascular medicine, mental health, neurosciences, pediatrics, surgery services, trauma, women's health, perinatal care, kidney transplantation and burn treatment.


Cedar Crest & I-78P.O. Box 689
United States of America


Phone: 610-402-8000

News Articles [2602 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Medtronic, Pa. health system aim to reduce costs of care by up to $100M

A five-year strategic partnership was reached by Medtronic and Pennsylvania's Lehigh Valley Health Network to increase access -More- 

MRI study: Acute nonhemorrhagic adrenal infarction uncommon in pregnant women

Solving problems that matter

(Lehigh University) An interdisciplinary team of students and faculty from Lehigh University is working to create real change for rural areas of Africa where women's health issues plague families and ...

Rooting out Ebola's biomechanical enabler

(Lehigh University) In a new study supported by the National Institutes of Health, researchers at Lehigh University seek to elucidate quantitatively -- for the first time -- the biomechanical mechanis...

Rift Valley fever – Gambia

On 3 January 2018, the Ministry of Health (MoH), Senegal notified WHO of a case of Rift Valley fever, a 52-year-old Korean man who was a resident of Gambia. The case was reported from a hospital in Da...

Following bats to predict Ebola

(Lehigh University) Javier Buceta and Paolo Bocchini from Lehigh University have created a modeling framework that considers the ecological dimensions that drive bat migration patterns and could help ...

University Faculty Votes To Revoke Donald Trump's Honorary Degree

Faculty members at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, have voted by a large majority that the school should annul the honorary degree awarded Donald Trump in 1988. Almost 83 percent of ...

Wireless home-monitoring network for recuperating hospital patients

I read about an idea for a wireless home-monitoring network for recuperating hospital patients. Apparently if someone can come up with a basic prototype there’s money in VC circles available to...

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Social Network Analysis as a Methodological Approach to Explore Health Systems: A Case Study Exploring Support among Senior Managers/Executives in a Hospital Network.

Health systems research recognizes the complexity of healthcare, and the interacting and interdependent nature of components of a health system. To better understand such systems, innovative methods a...

Health care access, concentrated poverty, and pediatric asthma hospital care use in California's San Joaquin Valley: A multilevel approach.

California's San Joaquin Valley is a region with a history of poverty, low health care access, and high rates of pediatric asthma. It is important to understand the potential barriers to care that cha...

Association of Hospital Network Participation With Surgical Outcomes and Medicare Expenditures.

The aim of this study was to evaluate whether hospital network participation is associated with improvement in surgical outcomes and spending compared to control hospitals not participating in a netwo...

Planning of effective evaluation of the activities of hospital district at the example of poltava region.

Introduction: Increasing of the availability and quality of health care in rural areas is one of the priority directions of public health and regional development policy. The need for reforming of the...

Rural Health Networks: How Network Analysis Can Inform Patient Care and Organizational Collaboration in a Rural Breast Cancer Screening Network.

Rural health networks have the potential to improve health care quality and access. Despite this, the use of network analysis to study rural health networks is limited. The purpose of this study was t...

Clinical Trials [5802 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Evaluating the Effects of EHRs, P4P and Medical Home Redesign in the Hudson Valley

The investigators will conduct a longitudinal cohort study with concurrent controls. The investigators will include all primary care physicians in the Hudson Valley including family practi...

Safety Study of Seneca Valley Virus in Patients With Solid Tumors With Neuroendocrine Features

The primary purpose of the study is to determine if Seneca Valley Virus may be administered safely to patients with certain types of advanced cancer.

Rift Valley Fever in Kenya

The purpose of this study is to find out how, why, and when Rift Valley Fever (RVF) spreads. Participants will be 250 adults and children, aged 1 year and older, from the Ijara District, K...

Safety/Immunogenicity/Genetic Drift of MP-12 Rift Valley Fever Vaccine

This study is to determine if a vaccine for Rift Valley Fever (RVF) is safe to give to humans. Rift Valley Fever is a disease carried by mosquitoes that can infect both animals and humans....

Safety and Immunogenicity Study of Rift Valley Fever Vaccine, Inactivated

This study is designed to determine the safety and immunogenicity of an inactivated Rift Valley Fever (RVF) Vaccine in adults

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