The Dorothy Rider Pool Health Care Trust


Opioids, Addiction and the Lehigh Valley

Date posted: August 29, 2017

The opioids epidemic has hit home in the Lehigh Valley, and medical professionals, therapists, county agencies, police departments, and residents are all dealing with it. “I have witnessed a large increase in the volume of […]

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The passing of Edward Donley

Date posted: April 4, 2017

Mr. Edward Donley, Leonard Parker Pool’s handpicked successor to lead Air Products, was also named by Mr. Pool in his will to serve as one of the original Trustees to lead The Dorothy Rider Pool […]

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Former Trustee H. Robert Cathcart passes away

Date posted: March 6, 2017

H. Robert Cathcart Mr. Cathcart served as a Trustee of The Dorothy Rider Pool Health Care Trust from 1984 to 1995. During his tenure, he saw The Trust more than double in size and grow […]

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Thriving Together Under One Roof by Sandra Gee, BS

Date posted: September 14, 2016

The Health Care Council of the Lehigh Valley (HCC) issued a Community Health Profile entitled “The Road to Health” in March 2016. The HCC was created by the not-for-profit health care systems of the Lehigh […]

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Health Affairs highlights The Dorothy Rider Pool Health Care Trust in article

Date posted: August 4, 2016

The journal Health Affairs recently recognized The Pool Trust’s support of the Street Medicine program at Lehigh Valley Health Network ( The Trust’s resources allow the more than 100 program workers to provide health services […]

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AcademyHealth Announces 2016 Annual Research Meeting Award Recipient Dr. Mary Naylor

Date posted: July 8, 2016

Congratulations to Dorothy Rider-Pool Health Care Trust Trustee Dr. Mary Naylor on receiving this prestigious honor: Washington D.C. (June 14, 2016)—AcademyHealth announced today the winners of its 2016 Annual Research Meeting (ARM) awards. Each award recognizes […]

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Street Medicine featured in The Big Story

Date posted: May 18, 2016

Congratulations to LVHN’s Street Medicine team which was featured in a segment on The Big Story which then aired on CNN! Watch the segment online here:  

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Express-Times article on LVHN Street Medicine program

Date posted: January 4, 2016

Brett Forman and the LVHN Street Medicine program were profiled in this recent Express-Times article. The Trust is proud to support this program and his work with a two-year, $200,00 grant.  

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Brett Feldman and Street Medicine profiled in Morning Call column

Date posted: December 27, 2015

Brett Feldman of LVHN’s Street Medicine program was profiles in the Morning Call Newsmaker Q&A column:

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Morning Call article on LVHN Street Medicine program

Date posted: December 25, 2015

Thanks to Morning Call reporter Laurie Mason Schroeder for this profile of a homeless man who has been helped by Brett Feldman and the LVHN Street Medicine Program. The Dorothy Rider Pool Health Care Trust […]

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