Tag Archives: LVHN

A tale of two health networks: How health care became the biggest employer in the Lehigh Valley (access required)

Lehigh Valley Health Network and St. Luke’s University Health Network are the two biggest employers in the Lehigh Valley. Chances are, if you live in the area, someone you know works for one of these health care giants. But just how did the health care industry become the largest employer in the Lehigh Valley? LVB talked to experts to find out.

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LVHN to build hospital in Carbon County

Lehigh Valley Health Network will build a new hospital in Mahoning Township, Carbon County. The new hospital, to be called Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)-Carbon, will be built on an open property on Blakeslee Blvd. purchased by the health network.

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Lehigh Valley Hospital-Schuylkill wins grant for rural residency program

Lehigh Valley Hospital-Schuylkill and other hospitals nationwide will receive up to $750,000 each over a three-year period to develop new rural residency programs, according to a news release from the Department of Health and Human Services. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services awarded approximately $20 million in Rural Residency Planning and Development Program grants to recipients in 21 ...

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