Bassett Medical Center, the foundation for the Bassett Healthcare Network, is a 180-bed, acute care inpatient teaching facility in Cooperstown, New York. Bassett offers 24-hour emergency and trauma care, comprehensive cancer and heart care, dialysis, and most medical and surgical specialties. The Bassett Clinic is located on the same campus as the medical center and provides outpatient primary and specialty care. The medical center also provides postgraduate residency training programs in Medicine and Surgery and maintains a strong academic program through its affiliation with Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (P & S). In 2009, Bassett became a medical school campus of Columbia P & S. The Bassett Research Institute, located on the medical center campus, conducts programs in clinical science, and population and public health studies.

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  • Bassett Honored for Supporting Those Who Serve

    Bassett was honored recently for supporting those who serve. NYS Adjutant General presented Bassett with the Above and Beyond Award.

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    Bacterial vs. Viral & Antibiotics

    It’s hard to see your child suffer through an illness; many parents ask their doctor to prescribe an antibiotic.  But that’s not always the answer. Pediatrician Margaret Scandura, MD, explains.

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    Pain Free & Active Again

    Patsy Soule of Cooperstown suffered excruciating hip pain that kept her from doing the things she loved. Anterior hip replacement gave Patsy her life back. Watch Patsy’s story.

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    Kids With Pets Have Less Anxiety

    Dr. Anne Gadomski, research scientist and pediatrician at Bassett Medical Center, authored a study on children, pets and anxiety that appears in the journal Preventing Chronic Disease. Read about the study’s findings in this NBC News story:

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