About Us

Guthrie, located in north central Pennsylvania and south central New York, is a non-profit integrated health care delivery system that currently includes three hospitals, more than 450 physicians and mid-level providers, 29 regional provider offices in 23 communities, home health and home care services, and a research institute. Guthrie manages more than 1,000,000 patient visits a year.

Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital

A 254-bed tertiary care referral center, Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, Pa., is the recipient of
Numerous national awards for the high quality care it provides to patients. The hospital is a Regional Level II Trauma Center, accredited by the Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation, and is served by Guthrie Air, a regional aeromedical helicopter program. Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital offers a full range of diagnostic, medical and surgical services, including:

Guthrie Corning Hospital

Guthrie Corning Hospital, located in Corning, N.Y., provides a wide range of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and diagnostic services with an integrated team of skilled and compassionate physicians, health care professionals and staff. Our team is dedicated to Guthrie’s mission of improving the health and well-being of our region and is supported by the latest in technology, state-of-the-art health care equipment and electronic medical records.  For more than 110 years, Guthrie Corning Hospital has grown and expanded to provide new and advanced services, the latest technology and modern facilities to meet the needs of the communities we serve opening the doors to our new facility in July 2014.

Guthrie Troy Community Hospital

In October 2013, Guthrie Troy Community Hospital opened a new Critical Access hospital in Troy, Pa., offering greater comfort and privacy, and enhanced capabilities for patients and visitors, including:

  • Imaging services
  • Medical/surgical services
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • 24-Hour emergency services with 24-hour laboratory, radiology and ultrasound support
  • Ambulatory surgery
  • Coronary care, cardiology stress testing
  • Rehabilitation
  • Sub-acute care
  • Ventilator management program

Guthrie Medical Group

Guthrie values are founded on the life and work of Donald Guthrie, MD, who came to the booming railroad town of Sayre, Pa. in 1910. After a three-year surgical residency under the exacting tutelage of Drs. Charles a and William Mayo of the Mayo Clinic, Dr. Guthrie began to replicate the Mayo’s multi-specialty group practice model to create the organization that now bears his name.  Guthrie Medical Group is a multi-specialty group practice of more than 290 physicians and 165 mid-level providers has more than 1,000,000 patient visits each year. With its headquarters in a large medical office complex adjacent to Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, Pa., the regional office network encompasses 29 subspecialty and primary sites in 23 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York. Guthrie’s primary care network encompasses all of the major population centers in the Twin Tiers and provides easy and convenient access to the best medical care available in the region.

Guthrie Foundation for Education and Research

Includes the Guthrie Research Institute, and the Clinical Research Department. The Research Institute supports two independent laboratories directed by principal investigators who conduct basic science research in cell communication and signal transduction processes. The Clinical Research Department supports a wide spectrum of patient-oriented research, including drug company-sponsored clinical trials and investigator-initiated studies. 

Medical Education

Includes the Mansfield University/Robert Packer Department of Health Sciences -- Nursing Program, the Radiology Technology Program and the Respiratory Therapy Program. These education programs are all co-sponsored by Mansfield University. Other educational programs include the Medical Technology/Medical Laboratory Science Program, and the Medical Education Department.

The Guthrie/Robert Packer Hospital Medical Education Department offers residency programs in family medicine, internal medicine and general surgery. Medical student training is provided for students from affiliated medical schools (SUNY Upstate Medical University, Drexel Medical College, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine and Jefferson). The department also offers a three year cardiovascular disease fellowship. Medical Education also offers Continuing Medical Education courses, sponsors Medical Grand Rounds each week, and supports the Guthrie Scholars Program, which offers early acceptance to medical school for exceptional students from surrounding communities

Other Services

Guthrie Home Care, Home Health is licensed in both Pennsylvania and New York and Hospice is licensed in Pennsylvania. Home Care provides various levels of care in the home, based on patient need, including:

  • Nursing care
  • Personal care
  • Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapies
  • HomMed monitoring system for patients with chronic conditions
  • Hospice care for terminally ill patients
  • Personal Emergency Response System