The Skilled Nursing Unit at Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital has been granted a Four Star overall quality rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Nursing Home Compare.
Staci Covey, President of Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital said, "Guthrie is proud to offer excellent care for residents of our Skilled Nursing Unit at Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital. Our dedicated staff members work hard to ensure the best possible outcomes for each patient."
The ratings are calculated using data from health inspections, staffing and quality of resident care measures. The four star rating was given from a possible five stars.
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 a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, and is the first health system based in Pennsylvania and New York to join this network. Guthrie is comprised of a research institute, home care/hospice, hospitals in Sayre, Pa., Corning, N.Y., Towanda, Pa., and Troy, Pa., as well as a multi-specialty group practice of more than 300 physicians and 190 advanced practice providers in a regional office network encompassing 45 sub-specialty and primary care sites in 21 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.