The Division of Hospital Medicine - Committed to Your Career

We appreciate your interest in the Bassett Medical Center (BMC) Hospital Medicine Program. Hospitalists at BMC in picturesque Cooperstown, NY enjoy a practice that combines the joys of small town life with the challenges of big city medicine. BMC is a unique hybrid of close-knit community relationships and a tertiary medical atmosphere. It serves as the 180-bed flagship and referral hub of Bassett Healthcare Network, which consists of six corporately affiliated hospitals, over two dozen community-based health centers, 20 school-based health centers, two skilled nursing facilities, and other health partners in related fields extending across eight counties in central New York.

Contact us:
Bassett Medical Center
Division of Hospital Medicine
One Atwell Road
Cooperstown, NY 13326

For medical transfers:

BMC and the Division of Hospital Medicine work with regionally-affiliated hospitals to accept patient transfers to the main Cooperstown hospital campus in certain circumstances. To contact our transfer physician, dial 607-547-4999.

Stay up to Date with the Latest Health News and Events!

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    MyHealthy Decisions: Heart Care and CPR

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    MyHealthy Decisions | Research into Kidney Health

    Bassett researchers have discovered a link between the frequent use of  a certain type of popular heartburn medications and an increased likelihood of serious kidney issues. While one might think that simply taking less of this medication could lower this risk, it is not always that easy for allread more

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