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Holy Redeemer Health System Partners with Health Network Laboratories (HNL Lab Medicine) to Expand Laboratory Services

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December 02, 2019
Allentown, PA — (December 2, 2019 ) - Holy Redeemer Health System announced that it has partnered with Health Network Laboratories (HNL Lab Medicine) to enhance its laboratory services and technology for patients and doctors, effective October 24, 2019.

Under the agreement, HNL Lab Medicine will manage Holy Redeemer’s laboratory operations located at 1648 Huntingdon Pike, Meadowbrook, PA. In addition to providing management services, HNL Lab Medicine intends to provide substantial investment and resources to expand the laboratory infrastructure.

 “We are extremely pleased to announce our new partnership with Health Network Laboratories,” said Cass Egan, Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer of Holy Redeemer Hospital. “Through working closely with HNL Lab Medicine, we will be able to advance our existing high-quality laboratory services while remaining focused on providing our patients with the best care possible.”

This partnership will allow Holy Redeemer to offer new diagnostic services, including the potential for in-home phlebotomy services for patients in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Additionally, it will help expand the laboratory’s IT capabilities through comprehensive software service upgrades and full integration to HNL’s 24/7 call center.

"HNL is excited about the strategic partnership formed that focuses on our common goal of providing quality laboratory services,” said Matt Sorrentino, President and CEO of HNL Lab Medicine. “HNL partners with organizations that share and respect each other’s values. We understand the importance of fully supporting the hospital services and the needs of the medical staff and patients. "

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.

About Holy Redeemer Health System
With an emphasis on providing a continuum of care, Holy Redeemer Health System remains true to the mission to care, comfort and heal that its sponsors, the Sisters of the Redeemer, began in our region in 1924 – to provide high quality, compassionate care. Today, Holy Redeemer offers a wide range of healthcare and health-related services, including an acute care hospital, home health and hospice services, three skilled nursing facilities, personal care, a retirement community, low-income housing, an independent living community, and a transitional housing program for homeless women and children. With corporate offices in Huntingdon Valley, PA, Holy Redeemer Health System is a Catholic healthcare provider, serving southeastern Pennsylvania and 12 counties in New Jersey, from Union County south to Cape May County.