About St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus
About St. Luke’s Hospital Allentown Campus
St. Luke’s Hospital Allentown Campus is a member of St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN), a regional, integrated network of hospitals, physicians and other related organizations providing care in eastern Pennsylvania.
A major expansion to the 99-bed hospital included the opening of a new five-story addition which incorporated a 10,000-square foot Emergency Department expansion, five state-of-the-art operating room suites, some of the most advanced imaging technology from GE Healthcare, the addition of a 10-bed
Intensive Care Unit, and various support departments.
In January 2007, St. Luke's nationally-recognized heart program was introduced at the campus. The comprehensive program includes emergency care for heart attacks provided 24 hours-a-day, seven days-a-week, cardiac testing, cardiac catheterization, electrophysiology studies and procedures and open heart surgery by some of the most experienced physicians in the region.
On multiple occasions, St. Luke's has been nationally recognized for excellence. It has twice been chosen as one of the nation's best hospitals, according to the 100 Top Hospitals: Benchmark for Success study.
About the Lehigh Valley
In addition to extremely supportive administration and high level of morale among medical staff, there are significant advantages to our locale. There are 10 colleges and universities including Lehigh University, scenic recreational opportunities including the Pocono Mountains,
excellent economic environment, vibrant arts and culture scene, and very close proximity to New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C. Cost of living is low and coupled with minimal congestion; it is possible to choose among a wide variety of excellent living environments. For more information on the Lehigh Valley, please visit discoverlehighvalley.com.
|St. Luke's Physician Group||Bethlehem, Pennsylvania|
Census Data for Allentown
|Bachelors & Higher||16.6%|
|Under 5 Years||7.9%|
|Under 18 Years||26.2%|
|Over 65 Years||11.9%|
|Median Home Value||$143.0|
|Total Area||17.55 sq. miles|
|Persons per Household||2.55|