Lehigh Valley Hospital

Badge: nationally ranked Nationally Ranked Hospital

Ranked #3 in Pennsylvania

Recognized in Northeastern Pennsylvania/Lehigh Valley

Recognized in Allentown, PA metro area

Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown, PA is ranked nationally in 10 adult specialties. It was also high-performing in 2 adult specialties, as shown below. Lehigh Valley Hospital is a 793-bed general medical and surgical facility with 44,853 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 11,737 annual inpatient and 11,898 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 117,908 visits. Lehigh Valley Hospital is a teaching hospital.

Adult Specialties

This hospital was among 144 facilities—roughly 3 percent of the 4,743 analyzed for the latest Best Hospitals rankings—to be ranked in even one of the 16 specialties.

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Patient Satisfaction

Under a federal program, most U.S. hospitals now sample recently discharged patients and ask them about their stay. In a year's worth of surveys, here's how this hospital's patients responded to a key question, along with averages within the state and nationally.


Whether patients would recommend the hospital to friends and family:

State Average
National Average
Probably or definitely not
State Average
National Average

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For more about this hospital, see hospital details. The information shown is provided by the American Hospital Association, which compiles data on all U.S. hospitals through an annual survey and from other sources. Hospital ownership, number of doctors and nurses, volume of births and ER visits, and available services such as sports medicine are just a few examples of data collected by the AHA. Find out more at www.ahadata.com.

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Affiliated Hospitals or Services

Location & Contact Information

Lehigh Valley Hospital

1200 South Cedar Crest Boulevard

Allentown, PA 18103-6248

(610) 402–8000


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