Guthrie Troy Community Hospital To Present Flu Season Facts Seminar Oct. 24

Sayre, PA – Guthrie Troy Community Hospital, located at 275 Guthrie Drive in Troy, Pa., will present a seminar on Flu Season Facts on Thursday, Oct. 24 at 7 p.m. in the hospital’s Conference Room. The seminar is free and open to the public.

Tina Brackman, BSN, Clinical Nurse Educator for Guthrie Troy Community Hospital, will present on the following topics:

  • What You Should Know for the 2013-14 Seasonal Influenza Season
  • Key Facts about Influenza (Flu)
  • Vaccine Safety
  • Types of Flu Vaccine
  • Children, the Flu, and the Flu Vaccine
  • Flu Vaccine Effectiveness
  • How Can We Prevent the Flu?

Registration is not required for this event. Please contact Guthrie Troy Community Hospital with any questions that you might have by calling 570-297-2121.

Guthrie Health 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 Health offers a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves.