Guthrie CEO Named to Top 100 List

Sayre, Pa. – Joseph A. Scopelliti, MD, president and chief executive officer at Guthrie, has been named one of Pennsylvania Business Central’s (PBC) Top 100 People of 2013.

According to PBC, the Top 100 list includes business people from all levels who have made a major impact in their community and business-to-business world in the past year.

“Our primary mission at Guthrie is to improve the health and well-being of every community we serve. I am honored to have been recognized for helping to carry out this mission,” said Dr. Scopelliti.

Dr. Scopelliti joined Guthrie in 1984 and today is both the CEO and a practicing gastroenterologist at The Guthrie Clinic. He has served in many roles within the Guthrie Clinic and Guthrie Healthcare System, including President of the RPH Medical Staff, Chair of the Quality Committee and Vice-President for Clinical Affairs for the Guthrie Clinic. He serves as a Clinical Instructor with the State University of New York Upstate Medical University at Syracuse, N.Y. and since 2005, he has also been associated with the University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y., as an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine. A Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine in the Subspecialty of Gastroenterology and the National Board of Medical Examiners, he is a published researcher and serves as the Chairman of the Guthrie Graduate Medical Education Committee.

Pennsylvania Business Central is a regional media outlet serving the central Pennsylvania business community since 1991. Its mission is to provide information, analysis and news as a business-to-business conduit throughout its coverage area.

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.