Mission, Vision & Values

Mission: Who we are

Bassett Medical Center is an academic medical center that exists to advance the health care of rural populations through:

  • Providing excellence in the continuum of care
  • Educating physicians and other health care professionals
  • Pursuing health research

Vision: Where we're going

  • A clinical academic campus for graduate, undergraduate and allied health professionals
  • Attain financial success in order to ensure achievement of our mission
  • The preferred employer in the region and a national leader in physician recruitment
  • Trusted by patients for safety, quality, prevention and community health
  • Known as patient and family-centered through accessibility and personal, individualized, evidence-based care
  • Nationally recognized for a sophisticated, integrated rural health care network
  • Nationally recognized for community health research in a rural environment
  • A culture that engages employees fosters innovation and sustains program implementation

Values: What we believe in

  • Relationships
  • Excellence
  • Accountability
  • Service
  • Learning
  • Integration
  • Bassett’s Save a Life Campaign

    Do you know CPR and how to use an AED? Learn Feb 10 at the Oneonta Indoor Heart Walk at FoxCare Center. It was May of 2016 when Kristin Ratliff collapsed on the Cooperstown High School track during read more

    MyHealthy Decisions: Heart Care and CPR

    Hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) not only increases the likelihood of surviving breathing and cardiac emergencies, but it’s simple to learn and easy to remember. For a refresher any time, you can print up this page and keep it with the rest of your first-aid supplies.

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One Atwell Road Cooperstown, NY 13326

607-547-3456 : 1-800-BASSETT (227-7388)