The Pennsylvania House of Representatives has passed legislation allowing the medical use of marijuana, a key step toward legalizing a form of treatment sought by patients throughout the commonwealth.Read More »
Local cancer patients now will have access to more clinical trials as Lehigh Valley Health Network has joined the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Alliance.Read More »
Foot Solutions of Palmer Township is growing. After nine years in business, John and Stephanie Garrity are expanding their business into a second franchise store in Allentown.
Kennett Square-based Genesis Health Care, which has operations in Lehigh, Berks, Bucks and Monroe counties, said no local operations will be affected by its agreement to sell its home and hospice operations.Read More »
Lehigh Valley residents are living longer, in part because of the high quality of medical care, says the region’s Health Care Council.Read More »
While leaving Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest in Salisbury Township after a typical day at work, Kathryn C. Worrilow was walking through the parking lot when she noticed fumes wafting from the freshly resurfaced asphalt of the MedEvac helicopter pad.
Pittsburgh-based health insurance provider Highmark has honored hospitals in Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Delaware for delivering quality affordable care.Read More »
St. Luke’s University Health Network and DaVita dialysis physicians, clinicians and staff gathered Tuesday night for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to unveil the new DaVita St. Luke’s Dialysis Center in west Allentown.Read More »
It's been a century since Monroe County has had a new hospital.Read More »