The Lehigh Valley is a beautiful eastern Pennsylvania community with a service area of 1.2 million and is located one hour north of Philadelphia and less than two hours from New York City. Cost of living is low and coupled with minimal congestion; choose among a variety of charming urban, semi-urban and rural communities your family will enjoy calling home. The new hospital is located in the beautiful Pocono Mountains, one of the most popular areas for outdoor activities such as skiing, hiking and white water rafting. You can live in the heart of the Pocono Mountains or easily do a short commute from the Lehigh Valley. For more information please visit www.discoverlehigvalley.com.