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.
A special hand-stitched quilt, which is being raffled off, is now on display in the lobby of Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital. The quilt, which was created by hospital auxiliary board member, Esther Lewis, will be raffled as a fundraiser for the Auxiliary. The quilt is hand-made, full size and has a maple leaf print. Raffle tickets for the quilt are now on sale at the Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital front desk, and in the Wish-U-Well gift shop. Tickets are $1 each or $5 for 6. The winning ticket will be drawn on December 8.
On Nov. 11 staff and residents honored veterans. Chaplain Richard visited to hand out certificates and poppies during a party, and he went around to all rooms that could not make it to the party to thank veterans for their service.
Helen Wagner and Frank Guastaveno are pictured with Chaplain Richard during a party to honor veterans.
Last week Guthrie celebrated National Healthcare Foodservice Workers Week by recognizing food service workers at each of our four hospitals. Thank you to all the food and nutrition workers at Guthrie who work hard to keep patients and staff well-nourished and healthy!
The Towanda food service team at Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital
The Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Masquerade Jewelry sale will be held Oct. 20, 21 and 22 in the hospital lobby. All jewelry and accessories cost $5. Sale hours are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 20 and 21. Hours will be 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Oct. 22. Cash, credit, and debit payments will be accepted.
In order to honor the 15th anniversary of September 11, all the Foodservice staff at Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital wore red, white and blue. Many patients and residents expressed their appreciation throughout the day.
Amber Cooley, Nancy Johnson, Peg Fulmer, Laci Green, Katrina Rowe, Brenda Ridley, Jean Woodruff, Lois Goodwin, Latoya Jackson, Hope Raezer