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Health Network Laboratories Appoints Matthew R. Sorrentino, Esquire, as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

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December 11, 2019
"Matt is the ideal leader to fill this role,” said Kathryn P. Taylor, Chairman, Health Network Laboratories Board of Directors. “He was involved in the founding of HNL and served for more than 20 years as HNL’s Board Secretary. His leadership was instrumental in growing HNL into the premier multiregional, full-service medical laboratory it is today. Matt’s appointment reflects the vision of growing HNL into a larger and even more significant provider of laboratory medicine through partnership and innovation.”

“I am very excited to assume this new role and for the future of the company,” Sorrentino said. “We have a dedicated and talented team at HNL focused on transforming the organization. The opportunity that lies ahead for HNL is enormous, and the opportunity to lead this next chapter, given my background in partnerships, mergers, and acquisitions is incredible. Working together, we will lead HNL to achieve its aspirations in support of HNL’s mission to ‘inform, improve and guide those we serve – one test, one answer, one insight at a time.’”

Most recently, Matt served as Chief Legal Officer of Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN). Prior to assuming his role as LVHN’s Chief Legal Officer, Matt was Chairman and Managing Partner of Norris, McLaughlin & Marcus P.A., and prior to that, Chairman of Tallman, Hudders & Sorrentino, P.C. He earned a Juris Doctor degree from Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law, and a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Muhlenberg College. He also served in the Army Reserves.

About Health Network Laboratories (HNL Lab Medicine) 
 Headquartered in Allentown, Pa., Health Network Laboratories (HNL) is a leading, full-service medical laboratory providing testing and related services to physician offices, hospitals, long-term care facilities, employers and industrial accounts. HNL has more than 60 Patient Service Centers located throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey and generates more than 60 million clinical and anatomic pathology results for approximately 3 million patients and 12,000 healthcare providers each year. Its staff of over 1,000 employees includes 35 board-certified pathologists and scientific directors and more than 400 certified lab scientists and phlebotomists working together to provide high-quality, diagnostic testing. In 2018, HNL celebrated its 20th year serving the community. Learn more at HNL.com. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Vimeo and LinkedIn.