Guthrie Sayre to Offer Medical Terminology Course

Sayre, Pa. – Guthrie's Organizational Development Department will offer a 16-hour Basic Medical Terminology course, beginning Feb. 26 and ending April 16. Classes will be held on 8 consecutive Wednesdays from 1-3 p.m. on the Guthrie Sayre Campus.

Guthrie is extending this opportunity to the community as space and enrollment permits. Participants will learn 350 Greek and Latin medical elements, the basic building blocks to medical language, in order to better understand complex medical terms.

The fee for the course is $100, which covers the cost of the textbook. For more information, please call Janice Bennett at 570-887-5336.

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.