Sayre, Pa – Guthrie Health recently unveiled a portrait honoring long-time hospital physician and administrator, Kevin V. Carey, MD.
Dr. Carey spent 33 years affiliated with the Guthrie system. Beginning with his appointment as Section Chief for Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Dr. Carey embarked on a path that melded his skill as a physician with his aptitude for administration and team-building. In 1998, he became the seventh President of the Guthrie Clinic. He was also the Co-CEO of Guthrie Health and went on to serve on the Guthrie Health Board of Directors during the final chapter of his career.
The portrait will be on display in the Clinic atrium in Sayre, Pa. for several months and then be permanently displayed in the Guthrie Health boardroom in the School of Nursing.
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.
Photo caption: Dr. Kevin Carey and his wife Joan are pictured with his official portrait.