Guthrie’s Industrial Advisory Committee Reopens Breakfast Meeting Series with Special Guest Presenter Joseph A. Scopelliti, MD

All regional employers are invited to attend this free event.

Sayre, Pa. – Joseph A. Scopelliti, MD, Guthrie President and CEO, will present at the first Industrial Advisory Committee meeting of the 2014-2015 season. The meeting will take place on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 at 8 a.m. in the Patterson Auditorium on the Guthrie campus in Sayre, Pa. Dr. Scopelliti will discuss national health care reform and its impact on the health care delivery system.

Guthrie’s Industrial Advisory Committee (IAC) hosts a free breakfast meeting series from 8-10 a.m. on the second Thursday of every month from September through June. Any employer interested in learning more about occupational safety and health and preventing job-related illness/injury is welcome – event attendance is not limited to industrial and manufacturing facilities employers. The mission of IAC is to educate employers on industrial health care cost controls and safety/risk management techniques.

Previous topics discussed include: Corporate Health and Productivity, Drug and Alcohol Abuse, Ergonomic Programs, Workers’ Compensation, Modified Duty, Repetitive Motion injuries and Stress Management in the Workplace.

For more information, call 1-800-244-4886.

Guthrie is a non-profit integrated health system located in north central Pennsylvania and Upstate New York, serving patients from an 11-county service area. Guthrie is comprised of a research institute, home care/hospice, hospitals in Sayre, Pa., Corning, N.Y., and Troy, Pa., as well as a multi-specialty group practice of more than 260 physicians and 130 mid-level providers in a regional office network encompassing sub-specialty and primary care sites in 23 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York.  Guthrie offers a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves.