Guthrie Lourdes Hospital Earns Prestigious PRC Excellence in Healthcare Awards

March 20, 2024
PRC Award

Guthrie Lourdes Hospital announced two significant recognitions by Professional Research Consultants (PRC), a leading healthcare surveyor.  

The awards underscore Guthrie Lourdes Hospital's commitment to patient-centered care and clinical excellence. 

  • Dr. Kathleen McGinley, Guthrie Lourdes Hospital – Urology received the Top Performer Award for her extraordinary Overall Doctor Rating.  
  • Guthrie Lourdes Hospital's Coumadin Clinic earned a 5-Star Rating for Overall Quality of Care, placing it within the top 10 percent of clinics surveyed nationally. 

“The PRC Excellence in Healthcare Awards are a direct reflection of the tireless work by our caregivers at Guthrie Lourdes Hospital," Kathy Connerton, Guthrie Lourdes SVP/President, said. "Patient-centered care is of paramount importance to us, and these recognitions show that our commitment to exceptional, compassionate care makes a real difference. These awards further demonstrate our dedication to providing the highest level of care to the communities we serve."

The awards are determined through PRC’s annual surveys, gathering feedback directly from patients, employees and physicians.

The Guthrie Clinic is a non-profit multispecialty health system integrating clinical and hospital care along with research and education. Headquartered in Sayre, Pennsylvania, The Guthrie Clinic stands as one of the nation's longest established group practices, founded in 1910 by the visionary Dr. Donald Guthrie. The organization's patient-centered approach revolves around a clinically-integrated network of employed providers. Among The Guthrie Clinic’s more than 9,000 caregivers are close to 1,000 highly skilled physicians and advanced practice providers representing the spectrum of medical specialties and sub-specialties. Situated across 10,000 square miles in northeastern Pennsylvania and upstate New York, The Guthrie Clinic's comprehensive six hospital campuses also encompass an expansive network of outpatient facilities across 13 counties. Post-acute care includes acute rehabilitation, skilled nursing, personal care home, home care and hospice services, completing the continuum of care. With a commitment to shaping the future of health care, the organization offers eleven residencies and five fellowships, serving as a training ground for the next generation of leaders in the field.

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