About Cortland Medical Center

Quality of Care

Guthrie Cortland Medical Center’s physicians, advanced practitioners and staff are dedicated to providing our patients with quality health care.  As such, Guthrie Cortland Medical Center is privileged to provide advanced diagnostics, treatment and surgical services to our valued patients and their loved ones in a compassionate, healing environment.

Guthrie Cortland Medical Center is fully accredited by The Joint Commission® and has earned and maintained the independent accrediting organization’s highest honor - The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™. In addition, Guthrie Cortland Medical Center is recognized by the following:

  • American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Certified Cardiac Rehabilitation Program
  • American College of Radiology (ACR) Mammography Accreditation
  • American College of Radiology (ACR) CT Scanning Accreditation
  • American College of Radiology (ACR) MRI Accreditation
  • American College of Radiology (ACR) US Breast Accreditation
  • American College of Radiology (ACR) US Accreditation
  • American College of Radiology (ACR) Nuclear Medicine Accreditation

Serving the Region

A History of Tradition

For over 125 years, the people of Cortland have turned to us first for the best in medical care. From our humble beginnings until today - our dedicated professional medical staff and continuous improvement of technology and facilities have ensured the health and wellbeing of this community, now and for generations to come. For more information on our history, click here. In 2019, Cortland Regional Medical Center became Guthrie Cortland Medical Center, an entity of The Guthrie Clinic. Guthrie Cortland Medical Center is now a 162-bed acute care facility with an attached 80-bed residential care facility that serves the community of Cortland, NY.

About Guthrie

Guthrie 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, home care, a tertiary trauma center, and a research institute, as well an education center with a residency programs in family medicineinternal medicinegeneral surgeryemergency medicine and pharmacy and fellowship programs in cardiovascular diseasegastroenterology and pulmonary disease and critical care medicine. Guthrie Medical Group is a multi-specialty group practice of more than 300 physicians and 190 advanced practice providers. With its headquarters in a large medical office complex in Sayre, Pa., the regional office network encompasses subspecialty and primary sites in 21 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York.

The hospitals of Guthrie include Robert Packer Hospital, Corning Hospital, Troy Community Hospital, Cortland Medical Center and Robert Packer Hospital, Towanda Campus.  Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital is a 267-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. Robert Packer Hospital is nationally renowned for its cardiac surgery program, is home to a state-of-the-art cancer center and other advanced care services. Guthrie Corning Hospital is a full-service community hospital, providing care for those living in Steuben and Chemung Counties, N.Y. 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 in Troy, Pa. and opened the doors of a new facility in 2013.

Guthrie Mission & Values

As a non-profit health care organization, Guthrie, its physicians and employees are focused on improving the health and well-being of the communities it serves. Guthrie’s mission, vision and values statements articulate the principles on which the organization was founded and exists today.

Guthrie works with the communities we serve to help each person attain optimal, life-long health and well-being. We will do so by providing integrated, clinically-advanced services that prevent, diagnose, and treat disease, within an environment of compassion, learning, and discovery.

Improving Health through Clinical Excellence and Compassion; Every Patient. Every Time.