Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital recently held its annual public meeting, celebrating a milestone anniversary and sharing successes of the past year.
During the meeting, Hospital President Joseph Sawyer spoke of some of the highlights that occurred in 2019, including:
- Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Named One of the Nation's 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals
- Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Earns American College of Radiology Accreditation
- Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Named to America's 100 Best for Coronary Intervention
- Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Reaccredited as OSHA VPP Star Site
Also during the meeting, Michael Draine, Regional Executive – Region 2, American Hospital Association (AHA) presented Guthrie leadership with a plaque commemorating Robert Packer Hospital’s 100 year membership in the AHA.
Founded in 1898, The American Hospital Association is the national organization that represents and serves all types of hospitals, health care networks, and their patients and communities. The AHA provides education for health care leaders and is a source of information on health care issues and trends. The first year that institutional members were admitted to the AHA was 1919 and Robert Packer Hospital was one of 55 charter members of the association.
Dr. Joseph Scopelliti, Guthrie President and CEO; Joseph Sawyer, President, Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital and Michael Draine, Regional Executive – Region 2, American Hospital Association