Guthrie's Pink Perks Encourages Women to Get Mammogram

Sayre, PA – October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Guthrie is celebrating by offering Pink Perks to women that schedule their mammogram at Guthrie Corning and Elmira, NY locations. Mammography screening remains the best available method to detect breast cancer early.

If you schedule your mammogram at any Guthrie location in Corning, NY or Elmira, NY through September 2012, you'll leave with Pink Perks in your purse – a card offering great discounts at local businesses.

If you schedule a mammogram at the Corning Breast Care Center at Corning Hospital or the Guthrie Corning Steuben location you will receive perks at the following Pink Perk partners: AJ's Hair & Makeup, Antoinette's, Bacalles Glass Shop, Bass Shoe Outlet, Berger's Ski & Snowboard, Connors Mercantile, Corning Museum of Glass, Hands on Chiropractic, Healthworks Wellness & Fitness Center, Panache Hair Boutique, Pip's Creativewear, Simple Style, The UPS Store and VanHeusen.

If you schedule a mammogram at the Guthrie Pine City or Big Flats, NY office you can receive perks at the following Elmira Pink Perk partners: Barb's Soups & Café, Deister & Butler, Inc., Elmira's Painted Lady, Express Café & Bakery, Maple Lawn Dairy Family Restaurant, Inc., Nectar Floral Studio and Pritchard's Jewelry Design & Repair.

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.