Please join us in congratulating Cindy French as this year’s recipient of the Elizabeth Sanborn LaFollette & Elizabeth LaFollette McInnis ICU Service Award. Cindy was given the award after being nominated by her peers in the Intensive Care Unit at Guthrie Corning Hospital.
Dr. Matthew Novak, chief of the nephrology department and internal medicine residency program director at Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, Pa., has been named to the Pennsylvania Top 40 Physicians Under 40 list by the Pennsylvania Medical Society (PAMED). A representative from PAMED visited the Guthrie Sayre campus last week to present the award. Congratulations to Dr. Novak on this accomplishment.
Dr. Joseph Ronsivalle, Guthrie Chairman, Medical Imaging and Interventional Radiology, has been inducted as a Fellow in the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR). This honor, achieved by fewer than 10 percent of SIR members, goes to members who have been recognized by the society as a leading contributor in educational, investigational, organizational or professional aspects of interventional radiology. The induction took place on March 6 during SIR’s 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting in Washington D.C. Congratulations to Dr. Ronsivalle on this achievement.
Williams Auto Group presented Guthrie with a donation check from their October Breast Cancer campaign. For every vehicle sold in the month of October, Williams Auto Group made a contribution to the Breast Care Fund at Guthrie. The total amount of the donation was $1,750. The Breast Care Fund helps local breast cancer patients with their treatment costs. Thank you to Williams Auto Group for their support.
The office of Graduate Medical Education is accepting nominations for the annual Dr. Robert E. Cohen Professionalism Award for residents and fellows. The Dr. Robert E. Cohen Resident Professionalism Award will be given to a resident or fellow who exemplifies professionalism and excellence in all aspects of patient care and interactions with staff and colleagues.
The office of Graduate Medical Education is accepting nominations for the annual Dr. Robert E. Cohen Professionalism Award for residents and fellows. The Dr. Robert E. Cohen Resident Professionalism Award will be given to a resident or fellow who exemplifies professionalism and excellence in all aspects of patient care and interactions with staff and colleagues. During his time with the Guthrie Clinic, Dr. Cohen was very interested in the education of interns and residents, and was devoted to medical education and the medical library. Not only has Dr.
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 Thomas Reeve, RN from ICU. Tom was nominated by a patient's family member for providing exceptional care for her mother while she was a patient on that unit. Congratulations Tom!
Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Radiology is proud to announce that MRI recently received its Breast Accreditation from the American College of Radiology for the in-house MRI suite and the Mobile MRI. The ACR awards this accreditation to organizations for the achievement of high practice standards after an extensive peer-review evaluation of its practice. The ACR also evaluates personnel qualifications, adequacy of facility equipment, quality control procedures and quality assurance programs. Congratulations to the Radiology and MRI staff for achieving this accreditation.
Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital is an OSHA VPP Star Site, and this important status is maintained by the hospital’s Safety Circle and all employees. Our goal is continue to be proactive in keeping our patients and employees safe.