Founded in 1872, St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) is a fully integrated, regional, non-profit network of more than 15,000 employees providing services at 10 hospitals and 300 outpatient sites. The Network’s service area includes 10 counties: Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Montgomery, Monroe and Schuylkill counties in Pennsylvania and Warren and Hunterdon counties in New Jersey.
St. Luke’s University Health Network and Geisinger teamed up to build a new acute care hospital in Schuylkill County. Geisinger St. Luke’s Hospital will feature advanced specialty services in the hospital, medical office building and surrounding outpatient centers. Patients are benefiting from inpatient care; emergency room services; surgical services; radiology & lab services and more.
St. Luke’s Miners Campus features advanced inpatient and outpatient services with full access to the latest treatments and technologies. Patients benefit from quality inpatient care, emergency room services, surgical services, radiology services and more.
St. Luke's Board of Trustees established The Bethlehem Partnership for a Healthy Community in 1996. The Partnership's mission is to improve the health status and quality of life of our community through improved access to care, promotion of child and adolescent health and elimination of health disparities. The Partnership is a nationally- and state-recognized collaborative role model of more than 200 participating partners.
Dedicated to advancing medical education, St. Luke’s is the preeminent teaching hospital in central-eastern Pennsylvania. In partnership with Temple University, St. Luke’s created the Lehigh Valley’s first and only regional medical school campus. It also operates the nation’s longest continuously operating School of Nursing.
St. Luke’s is the only Lehigh Valley-based health care system with Medicare’s five- and four-star ratings (the highest) for quality, efficiency and patient satisfaction. St. Luke’s is both a Leapfrog Group and Healthgrades Top Hospital and a Newsweek World’s Best Hospital. In 2019, three of IBM Watson Health’s 100 Top Hospitals were St. Luke’s hospitals. St. Luke’s University Hospital has earned the 100 Top Major Teaching Hospital designation from IBM Watson Health seven times total and five years in a row. St. Luke’s has also been cited by IBM Watson Health as a 50 Top Cardiovascular Program. St. Luke’s is also recognized as one of the state’s lowest cost providers.