Contact Information

Contacting you

Our volunteers deliver mail, packages and flowers daily. If mail arrives for you after your discharge, we will forward it to your home.

Family and friends can send get well wishes by mail to:

Patient Name
Bassett Medical Center
1 Atwell Road
Cooperstown, NY 13326

To reach you by telephone, you can give friends and family the phone number posted on the wall of your room. Family and friends can also call 607-547-3456 and ask for you by name, noting that you are an inpatient. A reminder that if you have “opted out” of our directory, we will not be able to give your room number to anyone who calls for you.

Status updates

Each patient is provided with a unique identification number upon admission to the hospital. If you give this number to your family and friends, you are authorizing your care team to provide information about your condition. Do not give this number to anyone you do not want to have access to information on your status.

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