Bassett Healthcare Network Posted May 23, 2022

Cooperstown, NY

Trauma Medical Director and Director of Surgical Critical Care - Level 3

Bassett Healthcare Network, a progressive, academic health system in central New York, major teaching affiliate of Columbia University, is seeking a General Surgeon to serve as Trauma Medical Director and Director of Surgical Critical Care.

Applicants should be Board Certified or Eligible in General Surgery as well as in Surgical Critical Care. Previous experience or leadership in an ACS verified trauma program is preferred. An ideal candidate will be energetic with a desire to innovate the rural trauma experience. Bassett Medical Center serves a complex and hardworking community. The Trauma Medical Director will elevate our current system from a Level III to a Level II Trauma Center by providing the latest in treatment options and critical patient care for our patients.

Job Summary:
Join an established group of 15 Surgeons and 6 Advanced Practice Clinicians (APC).

• Currently ACS COT Certified Level III Trauma Center with multiple regional referral centers
• 180 Bed Primary Hospital with 15 bed ICU
• Full Anesthesia coverage in house
• Compliment services include: neurosurgery, orthopedics, interventional radiology, gastroenterology
• Full Support Staff including PA/NP with Surgical Residents and Medical Student Interaction
• Support of the institution to grow and innovate
• Excellent collaborative relations with emergency department personnel
• Time to build elective surgical practice
• Instant Referral Base provided by over 300 Network Clinicians
• State of the Art OR’s with one devoted to the Xi DaVinci Surgical System

Job Qualifications:
• NYS Licensure

How to apply

Debra Ferrari, Medical Staff Recruitment
phone: 607-547-6982
visit our web-site at

Bassett Medical Center provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related condition), age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (including transgender status), genetic redisposition or carrier status, military or veteran status, familial status, status a victim of domestic violence, or any other status protected by law.


1 Atwell Road
Cooperstown, NY 13326

Bassett Healthcare Network
Trauma Medical Director and Director of Surgical Critical Care - Level 3
Cooperstown, NY

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