Guthrie physicians, Dr. Jeffery Alwine, sports medicine and Dr. Andrea Worley, pediatrics, spent some time talking about back to school, sports safety and answering patient questions during a live video on Facebook this week. Check out the Guthrie Health Facebook page to view the replay.
Guthrie’s refreshed tobacco policy goes into effect system-wide on September 1. To help everyone prepare, we have created a short and fun video outlining the major changes. The video also includes some sample interactions to help employees know what to say when requesting that a fellow employee, patient or visitor stop using tobacco at a Guthrie location. You can find the video on workplace in the Guthrie News group or by clicking here.
Volunteers from Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital attended their annual summer picnic in August. Thank you to each volunteer across all of Guthrie’s locations for the donation of service and time that they provide to help make Guthrie a great place to receive care.
Great work to all of the teams that had a hand in achieving PCMH Level 3 recognition at all Guthrie Primary Care locations. Learn more about what this recognition means in this brief video from Guthrie Medical Group President, Dr. Frederick Bloom.
Residents at Guthrie Towanda Personal Care Home and the Skilled Nursing Unit at Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital are making the most of summer with lots of fun events.
Guthrie Personal Care Home residents working on their balcony garden where they grow their own vegetables. Mike Namet has donated his time, talent, and his plants for their Balcony Garden for the last three years.
Fifty long time Guthrie team members are retiring at the end of the month. Thank you to each of you for your dedicated service. Check out this video for well-wishes from a number of Guthrie senior leaders. Please be sure to wish these retirees all the best on their next step.