Affiliations and Accreditation

Lehigh Valley Health Network enjoys the privileges and benefits of a wide range of affiliations and accreditation. These relationships offer third-party validation of our quality of care.

Memberships and affiliations

AllSpire Health Partners

American Heart Association

American Hospital Association

Association for Hospital Medical Education

Children's Hospital Association

Clinical Campus, University of South Florida College of Medicine

Council of Teaching Hospitals of the Association of American Medical Colleges

Hospital Association of Pennsylvania

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Alliance

National Consortium of Breast Centers

Voluntary Hospitals of America, Inc.

Approvals and accreditation

American Academy of Sleep Medicine - Sleep Disorders Center

American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) - Center of Excellence for Minimally Invasive Gynecology (COEMIG)

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

American Board of Plastic Surgery

American Board of Surgery

American Clinical Neurophysiology Society Laboratory Accreditation Board - Neurophysiology Laboratory

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

American College of Physicians

American College of Radiology (ACR) - Breast Center of Excellence Designation (COE)

American College of Radiology (ACR) - Breast Health Services Accreditation

American College of Radiology (ACR) - Lung Cancer Screening Center

American College of Radiology (ACR) - Radiation Oncology Practice Accreditation

American College of Surgeons

American Osteopathic Association - Osteopathic Internship Program

Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP)

Commission on Accreditation of the American Dental Association

Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities

Commission on Cancer - a part of the American College of Surgeons

Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP)-LVH-Hazleton

Institutional Accreditation for Graduate Medical Education

  • Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Department of Family Practice
  • Department of General Surgery
  • Department of Internal Medicine
  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Department of Plastic Surgery
  • Department of Surgical Critical Care

The Joint Commission

Liaison Committee on Graduate Medical Education

National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) – Breast Health Services Accreditation

National Quality Measures for Breast Centers (NQMBC) Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence™ – Breast Health Services

Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI) Certified– LVPG Hematology Oncology

Pennsylvania Medical Society - Continuing Medical Education

Pennsylvania State Nurses Association -Continuing Nursing Education

Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation - Regional Resource Trauma Center

Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation - Qualifications in Pediatric Trauma