Terrence J. Purcell, MBA

President, LVHN Northwest Region; President, Lehigh Valley Hospital–Hazleton

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Terrence Purcell is President of Lehigh Valley Health Network’s Northwest Region, which includes Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Hazleton, LVH–Schuylkill and LVH–Carbon. He also serves as President of LVH–Hazleton.

Prior to joining LVHN, Mr. Purcell was President of St. Luke’s Gnaden Huetten and Palmerton campuses. He also served as Senior Vice President of Operations and Vice President of Ambulatory and Support Services for the organization. From 1986 to 1988, he served as Employment Manager at Hazleton St. Joseph Medical Center.

Mr. Purcell earned a Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Business Administration from Bloomsburg University. He serves on the Board of Directors of Hospital Central Services, Inc., and is a former Chairman of the Board of Directors of Hospital Central Services Corporation. Mr. Purcell formerly served as Treasurer of East Central Area Health Education Center and as a member of the Mahanoy Area School Board. 

Mr. Purcell and his family reside in Barnesville.