Lehigh Valley Health Network
Lehigh Valley Health NetworkA passion for better medicine is what drives everyone at Lehigh Valley Health Network to create one of America’s best hospitals and one of the nation’s top places to work. Our unique culture fosters dedication, communication, respect and team work and values the contribution of every physician, nurse and staff member. Our award-winning network has been listed as one of America’s Best Hospitals for 23 straight years by U.S. News and World Report, was named among the top five academic medical centers in the U.S. by the University Health System Consortium (UHC), and is among only 54 U.S. hospitals named 2010 “Leapfrog Top Hospitals” for quality, safety and affordability. Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States http://www.lvhn.org
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is comprised of eight hospital campuses plus numerous health centers, physician practices, rehabilitation locations, ExpressCARE sites and other outpatient care locations in seven eastern Pennsylvania counties. We provide acute care in all major clinical areas in state-of-the-art medical-surgical and critical care units. We have hospitals in Allentown, Bethlehem, Hazleton, Pottsville and East Stroudsburg ,PA with nearly 75,000 admissions and more than 300,000 emergency department visits each year. Our health care professionals provide amazing care every day.
Residents in 20+ residency and fellowship programs. Many of the awards recognize us for providing superior care. U.S News & World Report consistently names us one of “America’s Best Hospitals.” The expertise of our staff also is recognized. The American Nurses Credentialing Center names us a Magnet® Hospital, the highest honor for nursing excellence. Plus, the Leapfrog Group gives us an “A” for patient safety.