Sayre, Pa. – United Way campaigns in the Guthrie Healthcare System ran throughout the month of November and early December. As with past years, Guthrie once again supported regional United Way agencies and the Waverly Community Chest with the amount of $82,590.
Guthrie employees and physicians contributed a total of $28,179 to the United Way of Bradford Country Campaign and $2,423 to the Waverly Community Chest. Donations from Corning Hospital/Corning Centerway employees and physicians to the United Way of the Southern Tier topped $44,226.
In addition to employee and physicians contributions, Guthrie as an organization contributed: $16,500 to the United Way of Bradford County; $10,000 to United Way of the Southern Tier; $2,500 to Tioga United Way; and $2,500 to the Waverly Community Chest.
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 area service area across the northern tier of Pennsylvania and the southern tier of New York.