Boy Scouts Honor St. Luke’s President for Distinguished Service

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John Nespoli, President of the St. Luke’s University Health Network’s Lehighton and Carbon campuses, was chosen by the Boy Scouts of America’s Minsi Trails Council to receive its 2022 Carbon County Friends of Scouting Distinguished Citizen award. He received the award Oct. 27 during a dinner held at Blue Mountain Resort in Palmerton.

Veterans Health

St. Luke’s, DMVA Partner to Improve Mental Health Care Access

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By the beginning of July, the Carbon County Office of Veterans Affairs will have an office on what had been the first floor of the emergency department at St. Luke’s Carbon Campus hospital in Lehighton. Rural Carbon County has the highest suicide rate among veterans in the state, according to data provided by the Center for Rural Pennsylvania.

St. Luke’s Carbon Campus Hospital Opens in Lehighton

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St. Luke’s Carbon Campus houses 80 patient rooms and is the first new hospital built in the county in 65 years. The 160,000 square-foot facility is the centerpiece of St. Luke’s University Health Network’s new 108-acre technologically-advanced, multipurpose, rural medical and wellness complex in Lehighton.

St. Luke's Carbon Groundbreaking Lehighton

Ground Broken for St. Luke’s Carbon Campus Near Lehighton (Sponsored)

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St. Luke’s University Health Network broke ground Thursday on its new St. Luke’s Carbon Campus in Franklin Township. The new $80 million campus will provide area residents local access to a range of specialty services in a full-service, 155,000-square-foot hospital.