Lehigh Valley Health Network
About Lehigh Valley Health Network
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is a premier health system in eastern Pennsylvania comprising three hospital campuses with 988 licensed acute beds, the 500-member Lehigh Valley Physician Group and nine community health centers. The medical staff has more than 1,100 physicians representing 95 specialties, and LVHN is the area’s largest employer with more than 9,600 employees. LVHN has a major academic affiliation with the University of South Florida and a unique partnership to provide an innovative medical education program to train tomorrow’s physicians. Last fiscal year we recorded over 65,400 admissions, 1.7 million outpatient visits, and 3,800 deliveries. LVHN currently trains 278 residents in 17 residency and fellowship programs. Our nursing staff comprises 2,334 registered nurses and has a 5 percent nursing vacancy rate. LVHN was recently designated for the third time as a National Magnet Hospital, the most prestigious recognition for nursing excellence.