Corporate News

Friday, July 13, 2018

Last night, following a unanimous vote, Cortland Regional Medical Center and their associated boards, authorized leadership to sign the Affiliation Agreement with Guthrie. 

While this is an important step in the progress of the affiliation, the transaction is subject to approval by the New York State Public Health and Health Planning Council. Until such time, both organizations will continue to operate as two separate entities.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Guthrie East Corning Construction Event – Tuesday, July 24 from 12-3 p.m. at the site of the Guthrie East Corning Medical Building on the Guthrie Corning Hospital Campus.

Blood Drive – Tuesday, July 24 from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at HealthWorks in Painted Post, N.Y. Schedule your appointment by calling 1-800-REDCROSS or by visiting www.redcrossblood.org.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Guthrie Patient Safety and Quality Teams learn how to conduct a Failure Mode and Effect Analysis by making a peanut butter & jelly sandwich.

Guthrie Leadership Essentials kicked off the first day of Wave 3.

Friday, July 13, 2018

As Guthrie prepares for its Joint Commission Primary Stroke Center survey on Monday, we encourage employees and community members to use F.A.S.T. to become familiar with the signs and symptoms of stroke.

Symptoms of stroke include face drooping, arm weakness and speech difficulty. When a stroke occurs, it is important to seek emergency medical care as quickly as possible. Other symptoms are sudden numbness or weakness in the leg, sudden confusion or trouble understanding, sudden trouble seeing, trouble with balance and severe headache. 

Friday, July 13, 2018

Click here for the full schedule for the Fidelity one-on-one meetings that take place between July and December 2018 at Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital.

Friday, July 13, 2018

The American Red Cross is facing a blood shortage and has issued an emergency call for eligible individuals to donate blood or platelets as soon as possible. 

Guthrie will be hosting its next blood drive in conjunction with the American Red Cross at HealthWorks in Painted Post on Tuesday, July 24, from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Every month, Guthrie Corning Centerway selects one employee who exhibits excellent communication, patient-centeredness, professionalism, teamwork, respect and dignity to "every patient, every time" to receive the Employee of the Month award. The July winner was Erica Eastwood, LPN in General Surgery. 

Erica was nominated by a patient who said, "She kept me updated all day on an appointment that was canceled and still tried helping me see the doctor that day. Thank you for your time and effort! I appreciate you!" 

Friday, July 13, 2018

Performing CPR immediately on a person who is experiencing cardiac arrest can double or triple a victim's chance of survival. The American Heart Association's Family and Friends CPR class is open to all ages, at no cost. This is a non-certification course and is purely for an individual's personal knowledge. The next class will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 14 from 5:30-7 p.m. in the Niagara Conference Room at Guthrie Corning Hospital. 

Friday, July 13, 2018

Guthrie Corning Hospital celebrated the first day of summer and its employees/volunteers with a “Beat the Heat” event, sponsored by the Corning Hospital People Council. The event took place on June 21 in the Healing Gardens and featured games, prizes, snacks and information on preventing skin cancer for all who attended. 

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Corporate News