Researchers and health care providers at Reading Hospital have found an important key to improving patient care. Cultural awareness. To address this need, the hospital developed and launched its Cultural Awareness Program this year with Alvernia University. The in-classroom course teaches Reading Hospital employees how to be more culturally sensitive to their patients.Read More »
If you’re about to join your family’s business, or you’re an entrepreneur starting your own, the last thing you want to think about is, “What if something goes wrong?”Read More »
It’s a ‘Wearable’ World: How a boom in personal health devices, from Fitbits to iWatches, is changing the face of health care.
The booming wearables market is transforming the health care industry as patients use smartphone apps, the Apple Watch, Fitbits and Garmins to track their heart rate, check for heart arrhythmia, and monitor physical activity, sleep patterns and hydration.Read More »
The Federal Trade Commission and the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office said they have completed their antitrust reviews of Lehigh Valley Health Network’s proposal to acquire the assets of Coordinated Health, allowing the transaction to move forward.Read More »
SAGE Design-Build Inc. of Upper Macungie Township is completing a construction project for Express Business Center, which would create a new space for the company.Read More »
Work is such a large part of our lives, yet it rarely gets a mention when we talk about “giving thanks.” For many, work is more than “just a job.” Aside from the obvious financial benefits, our careers can bring meaning and purpose to our lives. With the holiday upon us, LVB took this chance to reach out to you, the women of the work world, and find out what you are grateful for when it comes to your job.Read More »
Connie Challingsworth, positive aging advocate: Challingsworth reinvented her career after 60 and wants others to know that they can too.
Connie Challingsworth, a retired pharmaceutical sales rep, is now a life coach, a model for the QVC home shopping network, and a two-time runner up in the Ms Pennsylvania Senior America Pageant. Challingsworth wants other woman to know that its not too late to begin a new career over 60 and that our senior years can be our best years.Read More »
Held appropriately enough on International Entrepreneurs’ Day, a celebration was held at the new chocolate-stuffed manufacturing facility that will be bringing s’more than 130 jobs to the Lehigh Valley.Read More »