Jefferson Health and Lehigh Valley Health Network Finalize Merger Deal

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In a major development, Jefferson Health and Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) have officially agreed to merge. This merger will create one of the largest healthcare systems in the country, bringing together 30 hospitals in Eastern Pennsylvania and South Jersey, with over 700 sites and more than 65,000 employees. The unified organization will provide communities with access to high-quality care, continuous research and innovation, a network of specialists, clinical trials, and more. This merger prioritizes health through value-based care and aims to improve access, choice, innovation, equity, and stability for patients, staff, and students. Stay tuned for updates on this development as WHYY News continues to cover the healthcare landscape of the region.

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