The process of finalizing the data in order to credit age based contributions into employee Fidelity retirement accounts is now complete. These contributions will be added into eligible employee Fidelity retirement accounts on Wednesday, May 3.
On May 1, Guthrie will begin the migration of all Lotus Notes email accounts to Microsoft Outlook. This migration will take place throughout the month and will take place behind the scenes – most users will not see a noticeable impact on their Lotus Notes inbox during this time.
Please note, as per policy, that employees with a Paid Time Off (PTO) balance above the maximum allowed carryover as of the end of the last full pay period of the fiscal year (June 17, 2017) will have their PTO adjusted down to the maximum.
Guthrie will host Take Our Sons and Daughters to Work Day on Thursday, April 27 on the Sayre campus. Children of employees in grades 7-12 from all Guthrie locations may attend. The program will run from 8 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Please send completed forms to the Human Resources Department in the Foundation Building on the Sayre Campus by Monday, April 17. Please contact Human Resources at 570-887-4401 with any questions.
Care Compass Network will be offering Mental Health First Aid Training by MHAST on Thursday, June 8, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at their location 33 Lewis Road, Binghamton. This evidence based one day training is open to all Participating Provider Systems and participants will receive certification valid for three years. Care Compass Network is a network of over 180 organizations across a nine county region in the state New York.
Do you have an experienced RN friend or family member searching for a career opportunity? Guthrie wants to recruit new nurses into the area, and we need your help. This is to help relieve a critical staffing demand that has been created by an increased average daily inpatient census at the hospital that has outstripped the supply of local nurses. In order to address the staffing demand, the HR Nursing Recruitment Team have been working with nurse managers to create a new plan that will help bring new nurses into the system and recognize the hard work put in by our teams.
The latest edition of the BalanceWorks newsletter, provided by eni, our employee assistance provider, is now available. This issue focuses on spring allergies. Please visit the Guthrie Employee Assistance Program's intranet page for more details on available services or click here to view the newsletter.
The concept of wellness relates to many different aspects of a person's life. The wellness committee at Guthrie is working to learn more about employees' interest around many different areas of wellness. This month's focus is on spiritual wellness. Spiritual well-being is about our inner life and its relationship with the wider world. It includes our relationship with the environment, our relationships with others and with ourselves. Spiritual well-being does not just reflect religious belief, although for people of a religious faith it is obviously a central feature.
The annual Culture of Safety Survey is a tool that Guthrie uses to hear our employees’ perception of safety issues across the organization. You have until April 10 to participate. This survey helps to highlight areas where we can continue to improve the service we deliver Employees from all areas of Guthrie, both clinical and non-clinical, should take the survey. Click here to take the survey.