Bertrand Chaffee Hospital

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Bertrand Chaffee Hospital was established in 1946 as a general, short-term, 24 bed, acute care hospital.  It serves a rural population of about 55,000 people that encompasses approximately 525 square miles in a three-county area of Erie, Wyoming and Cattaraugus counties. Click here to learn more.


Did you know that Bertrand Chaffee Hospital gets high marks for delivering quality healthcare to our community? According to data compiled from the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS), Bertrand Chaffee Hospital ranked very high when it comes to quality. Click here to view the complete 2012 Quality Report.


April 2014 - Keep Your Heart Healthy - Learn about the impact and prevention of vascular disease with cardiologist Dr. Thomas Smith on April 28. 

February 2014 - SAVE THE DATE!  - The Annual Garden Party will be held on Thursday May 29th! More details to follow.

December 2013 - Dr. Edwin Heidelberger joins the Bertrand Chaffee Primary Care Center.  Call 592-8140 to schedule an appointment.

October 2013 - James Urgo, NP joins the Bertrand Chaffee Hospital Primary Care Center. Call 592-8140 to schedule an appointment.