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Moravian College announces partnership with Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network

The partnership will allow Good Shepherd employees to take advantage of tuition discounts on Moravian Graduate programs

BETHLEHEM, PA, September 16, 2020: Today, Moravian College announced a partnership with Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network to offer discounted tuition and access to the graduate programs offered by Moravian College. Good Shepherd is a not-for-profit health-care network that employs more than 2,100 associates at more than 70 locations in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Moravian College supports the work of Good Shepherd and was inspired by their stated mission “to enhance lives, maximize function, inspire hope and promote dignity and well-being with expertise, innovative care and compassion.”

“Good Shepherd has been a leader in rehabilitation services for years now and this partnership will provide a great benefit to their hard-working employees,” commented Dr. Katie P. Desiderio, assistant vice president, Corporate-Educational Partnerships at Moravian College. “The ability to continue their education or explore new programs is something the Moravian College community is very excited to be a part of with Good Shepherd.”

Through this partnership, Moravian College can provide access to Good Shepherd employees interested in Moravian Graduate programs in Nursing (including Nursing Post Master’s Certificates) and Business. 

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Media contacts:

Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network
Lynn S. Gerlach
Manager, Marketing and Communications

Moravian College
Michael Corr
Assistant Vice President of Marketing and Communications

About Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network
Founded in 1908 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network is a nationally recognized physical rehabilitation provider that offers an innovative continuum of care for adults and children with often complex physical and cognitive needs.

Good Shepherd’s 2,100 Associates treat patients at more than 70 locations in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Good Shepherd cares for adults and children with catastrophic injuries and conditions, such as spinal cord injury, brain injury, stroke, amputation and major multiple traumas and provides outpatient musculoskeletal and orthopedic rehabilitation services, home health, long-term acute care and long-term care.

The Good Shepherd Physician Group is highly regarded for clinical excellence and its commitment to maximizing patients’ functional outcomes, delivering compassionate care and being a national leader in the use of innovative rehabilitation technologies. Good Shepherd physicians are experts who specialize in various aspects of rehabilitation care.

Good Shepherd is the world’s leading clinical user of the Ekso Bionics® exoskeleton to treat patients with spinal cord injuries and was one of four facilities internationally designated by Ekso as a “Center for Robotic Excellence.” Good Shepherd’s long-term care facilities have consistently received 5-star ratings from US News and World Report.

Good Shepherd is a not-for-profit health-care network with a strong commitment to building better communities through partnerships with organizations whose vision and values reflect its own. Good Shepherd partners with the University of Pennsylvania Health System (UPHS) to provide comprehensive rehabilitation and specialty services in the Greater Philadelphia area through Good Shepherd Penn Partners, a joint venture.

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About Moravian College
Moravian College is the nation's sixth-oldest college located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania offering undergraduate and graduate degrees that blend liberal arts with professional programs. For more than 275 years, the Moravian College degree has been preparing students for reflective lives, fulfilling careers, and transformative leadership in a world of change. Moravian College is a member of The New American Colleges and Universities (NAC&U), a national consortium of selective, small to mid-size independent colleges and universities dedicated to the purposeful integration of liberal education, professional studies, and civic engagement. Visit to learn more about how the Moravian College focus on education for all prepares its students for life-long success.