Donald Guthrie Distinguished Provider Award Nominations Sought

Sayre, Pa. – Nominations are now being accepted for the Donald Guthrie Distinguished Provider Award for providers within the Guthrie system.

Each year, the Guthrie Board of Directors and Reward and Recognition Committee of the Guthrie Clinic seek to recognize providers who epitomize the mission statement of Guthrie and the ideals of Donald Guthrie, MD.  Those eligible for nomination include physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, midwives, optometrists, physical therapists, dieticians or other clinicians.

A provider can be nominated by another provider, an employee, or a patient or patient’s family. Nomination forms are available in the Guthrie Clinic atrium and Clinic administration offices in Sayre, Pa., in waiting rooms in the Guthrie regional offices throughout the Twin Tiers and on

Completed nomination forms can be sent to: Reward & Recognition Committee, Attn. Melanni Winslow, Guthrie Clinic, One Guthrie Sq., Sayre PA 18840 by September 28, 2012 or e-mail your story to Drop off boxes for completed nominations are also in the clinic reception areas, regional offices or on the desk in the atrium lobby.

Nominations are due by Sept. 28.

Guthrie Health is a community-based, not-for-profit health care system jointly formed by Guthrie Healthcare System (GHS) and Guthrie Clinic, also not-for-profit health care organizations. GHS provides inpatient, outpatient and home-based services through Corning Hospital, Troy Community Hospital, Robert Packer Hospital, and Guthrie Home Care and Guthrie Hospice. Guthrie Clinic provides primary and specialty physician services at 25 regional clinics. Guthrie Health provides care for 200,000 patients annually within its eleven-county service area across the northern tier of Pennsylvania and the southern tier of New York.