New Exciting Fund Raising Event!
Join Sacred Heart Hospital for our first annual Clay Shoot -"Shoot for a Cause", Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at Lehigh Valley Sporting Clays, 2750 Limestone Street, Coplay, PA 18037. Sporting clays has been described as “golf with a shot gun!” It is great fun for everyone, regardless of experience or proficiency. With its roots in England, sporting clays is a shotgun shooting game in which clay pigeons are presented to the shooter in ways that mirror the flight pattern of game birds,or occasionally rabbits, in their natural habitats. Sponsorships and single entry packages are available. There will be raffle prizes, lunch provided by Grumpy’s Bar-b-que and more. For more information, call Dianne 610-776-4690 by April 18, 2014. Click here for more information.
ECT Therapy at Sacred Heart Hospital
Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) is a very effective treatment for selected severe mental illnesses. It is one of the most studied and most effective treatments for depression and can be a life-saving procedure for many people. In some illnesses, ECT can be up to 90% effective in reducing the severity of symptoms. Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) is available at Sacred Heart Hospital and has been used successfully for over 15 years. A medical team consisting of psychiatrists, internists, anesthesiologists, nurses and an EEG technologist perform the treatment which is not painful and is covered by most insurances. To find out more about ECT please call 610-776-5180.
Free Stoke Awareness Community Event
Sacred Heart Hospital along with MossRehab are offering a Free Stroke Awareness Community Event on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. in the 2nd Floor Conference Center at Sacred Heart Hosptial, 421 Chew Street, Allentown. Join the experts from Sacred Heart and MossRehab to learn the stroke risk factors, symptoms and what to do if you or a family member experiences a stroke. Stroke information, health screenings and light refreshments will be available along with an Ask the Doctors Panel Discussion. Find out what the treatment for stroke is, what happens when a stroke patient arrives at the hospital,what rehabilition looks like and what happens when they go home. RSVP by calling 610-776-4690.
Sacred Heart HealthCare System's Primary Care Practices
Every family needs a primary care physician. You can rely on Sacred Heart HealthCare System's network of primary care offices to deliver personal attention and continuity of care. Our primary care offices are conveniently located throughout the Lehigh Valley. For a list of our primary care offices, click here.