Jim Fanning is the recipient of the 2018 Employee of the Year Award for Guthrie Corning Hospital, presented at the 64th Annual Corning Hospital Service Awards. Jim works in clinical engineering. This award is presented to an employee who assists others, is opened minded, exhibits team work and is dedicated to making Guthrie Corning Hospital a great place to work and receive care.
Also nominated for this award was Gerard McIlwain, food and nutrition and Dawn Vargeson, nursing unit 2 West.
It’s the time of year to begin thinking about health and benefits coverage for you and your family. Open enrollment will begin on Saturday, Nov. 10 and will continue until Monday, Dec. 10. Benefit options will be mailed to employees’ homes shortly so watch for this important information and take time to plan for the coverage you and your family will need in 2019.
A newly redesigned unit for cardiac care at Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital will soon welcome its first patients. The unit is specially designed to be a “Unit-of-One” where dedicated care teams will keep caregivers closer to the patient, involving patients in their own plan of care.
Guthrie held its 54th Annual Recognition Award Banquet on Thursday, Oct. 25 at the Best Western Grand Victorian in Sayre. Employees were recognized for their years of service, ranging from five to 45 years. 37 employees who retired or will be retiring in 2018 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 54 nominations were received.
Guthrie is looking for qualified candidates to fill the following positions:
Job #112227 – RN, Operating Room – Full Time, Sayre Job #110595 – RN, Operating Room – Full Time, Sayre Job #109708 – RN, Cardiac Telemetry – Full Time, Sayre Job #112002 – RN, Observation Unit – Full Time, Sayre Job #111501 – RN, PRU – Full Time, Sayre Job #112802 – Human Resources Assistant, Talent – Full Time, Sayre
The deadline for completing Compliance Training has been extended to Dec. 1. All employees must complete the modules assigned to them in Guthrie Learn by this date. To access them go to Guthrie Learn and sign in to your account. The next step is to click on “My Training to Complete” to see your assigned modules. If you have any trouble accessing or opening the modules, please contact the IT Helpdesk.
All staff must receive flu shots by Dec. 1. Guthrie believes that our patients have the right to assume that health care personnel will take all reasonable measures to reduce and avoid transmission of preventable diseases, including influenza. Therefore, all employees, medical staff members, students and volunteers must have seasonal influenza vaccine. Click here for a list of employee flu shot opportunities.
In honor of Veterans Day, Nov. 11, Guthrie is collecting a "Tribute to the Troops" honoring employees or their family members who are serving or have served in the armed forces. This tribute will be posted on Workplace as well as in Friday Facts on Nov. 9.