Bassett Medical Center is rated among the best 50 teaching hospitals in the country by Washington Monthly Magazine. Bassett also topped the list of New York State teaching hospitals The Lown Institute partnered with Washington Monthly to create this new ranking system which considered 42 performance measures. Over 3,350 hospitals nationwide were ranked. Physician Executive Dr. Joseph Sellers says they are grateful to the practitioners and clinicians who work tirelessly to provide the best possible care.