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Two additional Lehigh County Police Departments will begin administering Naloxone in overdose cases

Date posted: June 30, 2016

Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin announced on Thursday, June 30, 2016, that two additional Lehigh County police departments will begin using the opioid reversal antidote, Naloxone, in overdose cases. Martin said a memorandum of […]

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2015 Report to the Region

Date posted: June 16, 2016

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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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New ACHIP Program to Improve Health of Children and Pregnant Women in Downtown Allentown

Date posted: May 6, 2016

Collective Impact being used to align health network with regional nonprofit agency The health and wellbeing of children and pregnant women in Allentown’s Neighborhood Improvement Zone (NIZ) is the focus of a new healthcare initiative […]

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New Report: Valley Continues to Improve in Treating Disease and Illness, Must do Better in Growing Health

Date posted: March 1, 2016

Health Care Council of the Lehigh Valley releases latest report on health of region’s residents The community health profile of Lehigh Valley residents is the focus of “The Road to Health” 2016 report released today […]

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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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Express-Times article on Naloxone use in Lehigh County

Date posted: December 24, 2015

This Express-Times article details how first responders in Lehigh County are now using Naloxone kits purchased in part through a $20,000 grant provided by The Dorothy Rider Pool Health Care Trust to save lives of […]

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Morning Call news article on Lehigh County’s use of Naloxone by first responders

Date posted: December 23, 2015

The Dorothy Rider Pool Health Care Trust is proud to have provided a $20,000 grant to Lehigh Valley Health Network for the purchase of Naloxone kits and the training of first responders in the sure […]

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