Effective as of March 1st, 2016, Andrew Manzer will take over as Bassett's new Executive Vice President and Network Chief Operating Officer and will be responsible for the operating performance of Bassett Medical Center and for leading operational efficiencies and performance across the Bassett Healthcare Network. In addition, Manzer will be tasked with helping to envision and create models of operational integration, structures and systems that will best position the Network for success. Manzer comes to Bassett from Schuyler Hospital in Montour Falls, NY, where he has been President and CEO since 2011. A national search for a new Network COO began in June of this year.