Guthrie Corning Hospital has been named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety and Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital has been named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Emergency Care by the Women’s Choice Award, a referral source for the best in healthcare. The Patient Safety Award signifies that Guthrie Corning Hospital is in the top 16% of 3,179 U.S. hospitals for patient safety.
Doctors’ Day is coming up on March 30. Help us celebrate this occasion by snapping a photo of you or your team with your favorite doctors. We will assemble the photos into a Facebook album on Doctors’ Day as part of our thank you to all of Guthrie’s wonderful doctors. Add your photo to the One Guthrie group on Workplace or email to Corporate_Communications@guthrie.org by Tuesday, March 27.
The DAISY Award is a national program that rewards and celebrates the extraordinary clinical skill and compassionate care given by nurses every day. The founders of the program use the award to recognize extraordinary nurses everywhere who make an enormous difference in the lives of so many people. At Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital, the DAISY is awarded quarterly. This quarter's DAISY Award winner is Brittany Oxborrow, RN from 6SW. Brittany was nominated by a patient for providing exceptional care while she was a patient on that unit.
Both Guthrie Troy Community Hospital and Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital have been notified of successful recertification from the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR).
Guthrie held its 53rd Annual Recognition Award Banquet on Thursday, Oct. 26 at the Best Western Grand Victorian in Sayre. Employees were recognized for their years of service, ranging from five to 40 years. 45 employees who retired or will be retiring in 2017 were also recognized.
Each year Guthrie recognizes employees with the Donald Guthrie Distinguished Employee Service Award and the Donald Guthrie Distinguished Provider Award, presented by Dr. Scopelliti. This year the awards went to:
Guthrie Corning Hospital has been named a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology. This is awarded to breast imaging centers that have earned accreditation in mammography, breast MRI, stereotactic breast biopsy and breast ultrasound (including ultrasound-guided breast biopsy).
Congratulations to the Guthrie Corning Hospital Breast Radiology team!
We are pleased to announce that Guthrie fellow Dr. Mrinalini Krishnan, a second year fellow in our Cardiovascular Fellowship program, has been awarded with the International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation Scholarship Award. Dr. Krishnan is one out of six international candidates to receive this honor.
Each quarter, the Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Safety Circle awards the Safety Star, which recognizes departments or individuals that have either the most improved safety record or have made a difference in patient and employee safety. This quarter, the award was given to the hospital’s 6NW unit because they had the most improved safety record from 2016 to 2017.