Guthrie Cortland Medical Center Receives $19,000 Donation from Harvest of Gold

September 30, 2019

On Friday, Sept. 20, Cortland Memorial Foundation hosted its annual Harvest of Gold. $19,000 was raised and donated to assist in Guthrie Cortland Medical Center’s efforts to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare services close to home.

During the evening, the Foundation took the opportunity to honor NBT Bank. Jennifer Yartym, President, Guthrie Cortland Medical Center, acknowledged the honorees for their leadership support of Guthrie Cortland Medical Center and Cortland Memorial Foundation. She also noted recent accomplishments at Guthrie Cortland including a NYS Transformational Grant of $4.65 million to renovate the Mental Health Unit, telemedicine services available in Cortland, approval for eConsults through the Mayo Clinic Care Network, and plans to open a new Cancer Center.

The event was held under a tent at the SUNY Alumni House, where guests enjoyed the sounds of local musicians, delectable hors d’oeuvres, and a cash bar while mingling with friends.

Guthrie is a non-profit integrated health system located in north central Pennsylvania and upstate New York, serving patients from a twelve-county service area. Guthrie is a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network and is the first health system based in Pennsylvania and New York to join this network. Guthrie is comprised of a research institute, home care/hospice, hospitals in Sayre, Pa., Corning, N.Y., Towanda, Pa., Troy, Pa. and Cortland, N.Y., as well as a multi-specialty group practice of more than 325 physicians and 210 advanced practice providers offering 47 specialties through a regional office network providing primary and specialty care in 22 communities in Pennsylvania and New York. In addition, Guthrie offers home medical equipment and respiratory therapy products at seven convenient Med Supply Depot locations. Guthrie provides a wide range of services and programs to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves.

People at a party
Martha Hubbard, CMF Board secretary and emcee for the evening, Jeff Armstrong, NBT Bank Southern N.Y. territory manager, Chris Hotchkiss, mortgage officer, and Jennifer Yartym, GCMC president