In an emergency, you can trust in the expert care at Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Muhlenberg. The team at LVH–Muhlenberg ER is prepared to care for traumatic injuries, heart attack, strokes, and other major medical issues, 24/7.
LVH–Muhlenberg ER offers:
- Care for traumatic injuries, heart attack, strokes, and other major medical issues.
- The region’s only Rapid Assessment Unit, where a patient with a medical emergency is visited simultaneously by a physician, nurse and registrar to evaluate his or her condition and proceed with treatment promptly. Approximately 80 percent are seen within 30 minutes and most are seen immediately.
- MI Alert for Heart Attacks and Stroke Alert programs designed to deliver fast, gold-standard care for the best outcomes possible.
- Certified Primary Stroke Center that offers rapid diagnosis of the type of stroke, targeted therapies – such as clot busting medication (intravenous thrombolytic) or interventional clot retrieval. We have been recognized by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.