Sacred Heart Hospital & Healthcare System
Sacred Heart Hospital is a patient-centered care hospital located in Center City Allentown. Our physicians represent nearly every medical and surgical specialty ranging from women’s health services to senior services to rehabilitation and behavioral health services. We offer advanced medical services including cancer care, cardiology, cardiovascular services, neurology and stroke services along with a wide range of surgery services including bariatric, vascular, neurosurgery, orthopedic, spine, plastic and much more. Our staff is committed to providing quality, compassionate health care.
The HealthCare System is a network of physician practices throughout Lehigh and Northampton Counties providing complete primary and pediatric medical care to the region’s residents. Sacred Heart Hospital is ranked among the safest hospitals in the United States having received an “A” from the Leapfrog Group, is nationally recognized in case management, is a Center of Excellence in Bariatric Surgery, and our Transitional Care Facility has a Five-Star rating from the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The Joint Commission recognized Sacred Heart Hospital as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures and earned Primary Stroke Center certification. Sacred Heart earned the Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart/Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines–Stroke program.
We offer two imaging services sites, one on the hospital campus and one in Northampton. A retail pharmacy is located on the hospital campus and offers free limited delivery service and we provide transportation services for some patients via our hospital van.
Since 1972 Sacred Heart has been educating family physicians in our family medicine residency program. Our program, affiliated with Temple University, serves a diverse urban patient population and these residents train in our primary care facility, the Sigal Center for Family Medicine. In addition, Sacred Heart Hospital provides clinical training for nursing students from area colleges and universities.