May/June 2007

St. Joseph Partnership Honored

St. Joseph Medical Center, Reading, Pa., and partners that collaborated to create the Langan Allied Health Academy received an honorable mention for innovation in the 2007 Achievement Awards contest conducted by The Hospital & Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania. “Allied Health Academy: Helping a City Revitalize” was selected as an example of how community partners can find solutions to address educational, economic and cultural issues in an urban community. St. Joseph’s partners in the academy include El Centro Hispano, Kutztown University and Reading Area Community College.