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Bassett Medical Center
Bassett Medical Center is a 180-bed, acute care inpatient teaching facility in Cooperstown, New York. Bassett Medical Center 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.Call: (607) 547-3456 View practitioners at this location
COVID-19 Visitor Response Plan
Please note that inpatient visitation at our network hospital locations has resumed in a limited capacity. This includes Bassett Medical Center, A.O. Fox Hospital, A.O. Fox Hospital – Tri-Town Campus, Cobleskill Regional Hospital, Little Falls Hospital, and O’Connor Hospital. This does not apply to our long-term care facilities.
Inpatient visitation hours at our hospital locations will include:
- Monday – Sunday: 1:00pm – 7:00pm.
With rising cases of COVID-19 in our region, we have suspended visitation for the safety of patients and staff in all emergency departments (EDs) across our network effective Dec. 22, 2021, until further notice.
Please see the below documents for more detailed information, including visitation guidance for specific settings at our hospital locations, for outpatient appointments, and for our long-term care facilities – as well as definitions for visitors and support persons:
- COVID-19 Visitor & Support Person Response Plan
- Tips for virtually connecting with loved ones using your personal device
Bassett Healthcare Network is committed to providing a safe and comfortable care environment for patients, their families, and our staff. Our care specialists are working collaboratively with public health agencies and closely monitoring COVID-19 developments.
Please visit our COVID-19 vaccine page for more information about the vaccines, including facts, local vaccination clinics, how to schedule an appointment, and more. Visit our COVID-19 information page to learn more about our response to the novel coronavirus, including our testing criteria and testing clinics, local support services, and more.
Visit our safe in our care page to learn more about our ongoing safe care processes, information about how to access different areas of care, and answers to frequently asked questions.
Bassett Medical Center's Campus
Bassett Medical Center, the foundation for the Bassett Healthcare Network, is a 180-bed, acute care inpatient teaching facility in Cooperstown, New York. Bassett Medical Center 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 Medical Center 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.