About Us


Is dedicated to providing high-quality and accessible health care that meets the needs of the entire family. Guthrie is a not-for-profit health care organization that includes primary care and specialty physicians, community hospitals, a tertiary trauma center, and a research institute as well as home care, Guthrie offers a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves. Guthrie is the parent corporation of Robert Packer Hospital, Corning Hospital, Troy Community Hospital, and Guthrie Hospice. Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital is a 254-bed tertiary care teaching hospital that serves the region as a Level II Regional Trauma Center, located in Sayre, PA, also home to Guthrie Air, a regional aeromedical helicopter program. This state-of-the-art institution is nationally recognized for its renowned cardiac surgery program and is home to a state-of-the-art cancer center and other advanced care services. Guthrie Corning Hospital is a 99-bed, full-service community hospital, providing care for those living in Steuben and Chemung Counties, NY. A New York State designated Stroke Center, Guthrie Corning Hospital offers a broad range of inpatient and outpatient services, including advanced care delivered in collaboration with Guthrie physicians and specialists. Guthrie Troy Community Hospital, a Critical Access Hospital, offers a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services including diagnostic testing and rehabilitation as well as medical and surgical care.

Education Division of Guthrie

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.

The Donald Guthrie Foundation

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. 

Guthrie Medical Group

Is a multi-specialty group practice of more than 290 physicians and 155 mid-level providers. With its headquarters in a large medical office complex adjacent to Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, PA, the regional office network encompasses 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.