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Bassett's Northeast Center for Occupational Health and Safety Awarded Funding for Five More Years

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has announced that it has renewed its funding for Bassett Healthcare Network’s Northeast Center for Occupational Health and Safety: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (NEC) for five more years. Funding will cover farming, forestry, and fishing occupational health safety initiatives.

September 29, 2022
View ArticleWoman attending a Cancer Support Group Zoom Meeting
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Bassett Cancer Institute Offering Free Virtual Cancer Support Groups

The Bassett Cancer Institute is offering convenient FREE monthly cancer support groups! Anybody that has a cancer diagnosis is invited to participate — any type or stage, newly diagnosed, in treatment, and survivors.

September 27, 2022
View ArticleValley Residential Services (VRS)
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Valley Residential Services in Herkimer Hosting Open House — October 20

Bassett Healthcare Network's Valley Residential Services (VRS) in Herkimer is hosting an open house. Join us! To RSVP, call (315) 219-5700, & dial extension x3239.

September 27, 2022
View ArticleBassett Healthcare Network Named to Forbes Best-in-State Employers List for 2022
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Bassett Healthcare Network Named to Forbes Best-in-State Employers List for 2022

Bassett Healthcare Network has been named to the Forbes list of Best-in-State Employers 2022. This prestigious award is presented by Forbes, renowned American business publication, and Statista, Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranking provider.

September 27, 2022
View ArticleJulie Sorensen & NYCAMH/NEC team stand with fishermen in Seal Cove, ME
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Julie Sorensen Receives Award for Work at NYCAMH & Northeast Center

Bassett Healthcare Network's Julie Sorensen, PhD, was recently recognized by the Agricultural Safety & Health Council of America (ASHCA) for her two decades of research and increasing worker safety.

September 1, 2022
View ArticleSally (Sarah) Ricketts, MD
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Dr. Sarah Ricketts: New 988 Service Can Help Prevent Suicide

Most of us know a family who has been touched by suicide. Many of us have been worried about someone who is in an emotional crisis, not knowing what to do or where to turn for help. 988 is the new three-digit phone number that connects people who are suicidal or in an emotional crisis with a trained counselor who can help.

August 31, 2022
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Bassett Receives $82 Million Scriven Foundation Grant to Support Improved Access to Care and Key Investments in Staff

Bassett Medical Center is the recipient of an $82 million grant from the Scriven Foundation to make rapid improvements resulting in greater patient care access. The health system will also launch significant recruitment and retention initiatives for staff in key areas.

August 25, 2022
View ArticleValley Residential Services (VRS)
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Valley Residential Services in Herkimer Hosting Open House — September 19

Bassett Healthcare Network's Valley Residential Services (VRS) in Herkimer is hosting an open house. Join us! To RSVP, call (315) 219-5700, & dial extension x3239.

August 25, 2022
View ArticleWoman attending a Cancer Support Group Zoom Meeting
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Bassett Cancer Institute Offering Free Virtual Cancer Support Groups

The Bassett Cancer Institute is offering convenient FREE monthly cancer support groups! Anybody that has a cancer diagnosis is invited to participate — any type or stage, newly diagnosed, in treatment, and survivors.

August 25, 2022
View ArticleBMC's Current Midwife Team
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Bassett Medical Center’s Midwifery Program Honored Nationally for ‘Innovative and Compassionate’ Care

Bassett Medical Center's midwifery program received national attention recently when it received the With Women for a Lifetime Commendation from the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM). This honor recognizes the hospital's 35-year history of providing midwife care to families of Central New York.

August 25, 2022
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Dr. Angela Belmont Joins Bassett Healthcare Network as Chief Nurse Executive

Angela Belmont, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, joined Bassett Healthcare Network on August 15, 2022, as chief nurse executive.

August 18, 2022
View ArticleBassett SBH team receiving Community Health Award from Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
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Bassett's School-Based Health Program Receives Excellus BCBS Grant to Fund TeleHealth Expansion

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield has named Bassett’s School-Based Health Center (SBHC) program as a 2022 recipient of their Community Health Awards. The $5,000 in funding will contribute to the ongoing development of TeleHealth within the SBHC system.

August 4, 2022