Guthrie to Host Respiratory Care Conference

October 4, 2019

Respiratory Therapists are invited to attend an accredited continuing education conference hosted by Guthrie on Friday, Oct. 18 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, Pa.

Event topics include COPD update, sleep apnea in hospital patient population, AVAPs, pulmonary vasodilators, ethics in palliative care and decreasing hospital readmissions. Attendees will receive six continuing education credits at the completion of the conference.

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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.