Sacred Heart Hospital to halt delivery services

Listen
Text
  • Small
  • Medium
  • Large

Allentown, Pa.-based Sacred Heart Hospital will cease labor and delivery services, which have been available at the hospital for more than 100 years, Oct. 10, according to LVB.com

Expectant mothers will be directed to St. Luke's Allentown Campus for childbirth services.

The decision to cease childbirth services is a result of Allentown-based Sacred Heart HealthCare System, the hospital's parent company, recently merging with Bethlehem, Pa.-based St. Luke's University Health Network.

Sacred Heart will continue to offer gynecology services, prenatal visits, maternal fetal medicine and postnatal checkup visits at Sacred Heart OB/GYN Services, located in its family medicine center in Allentown. 

Copyright © 2022 Becker's Healthcare. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy. Cookie Policy. Linking and Reprinting Policy.

 

Featured Whitepapers

Featured Webinars