Guthrie Hospice Offers “Living With Grief” Program

Sayre, Pa. – Guthrie Hospice is hosting the 19th annual “Living With Grief” program from the Hospice Foundation of America.

The program will be Thursday, April 19th, beginning at 1:30 p.m. This year the program will be at the Guthrie Hospice/Home Health building, 421 Tomahawk Road, Towanda, PA which is a new location from year’s past.

This year’s program is via DVD and is on “End-of-Life Ethics.” A panel of experts from a variety of disciplines, moderated by former ABC correspondent Lynn Sherr, discusses the various aspects of the end-of-life ethics as it relates to patient rights, ethics committees of hospitals, hospices and other medical institutions throughout the country.

If you would like to pre-register or if you have questions, please call Jeff Wilkinson at 1-800-598-6155 or 570-265-8615.

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.