Central Maine Medical Center


Patients that would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

No events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

2 ratings were worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery

10 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Data Source

Patient Experience

Patient experience measures tell you how patients felt about the care they received at the hospital. These measures are based on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

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Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
5% lower than the national average


Would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average

Central Maine Medical Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

Percent of patients who said that doctors always listened to them and explained things well


Communication with nurses

Percent of patients who said that nurses always listened to them and explained things well


Communication about medicines

Percent of patients who said that staff always explained medicines before giving them to patients


Discharge Information

Percent of patients who said they were given information about recovering at home


Care Transition

Percent of patients who said they understood their care needs when they left the hospital


Responsiveness of hospital staff

Percent of patients who said they always received help quickly from hospital staff


Central Maine Medical Center

National Average


Percent of patients who said the area around their rooms was always kept quiet at night



Percent of patients who said their room and bathroom were always kept clean



Provider Reviews

Doctor Michaud genuinely cares about his patience. He takes his time with his patience and listens to what they are have to say. If you have question. He takes his time to answer them. An will stay till you completely understand everything that is going on.

Jeanne O'Connell Jul 23 2021

Review for Dr. Michaud

Patricia R Cunningham Jul 22 2021

Review for Dr. McCrann

Excellent explainer and Drew pictures

Jul 14 2021

Review for Dr. Roth

mmoren73 Jul 10 2021

Review for Dr. Weldner

Just had two tooth extractions today 6/29/21 by Dr. Kippax. He was absolutely wonderful. Very professional and staff was wonderful. I wouldn't hesitate to go back. Thank you Dr. Kippax!

susan peters Jun 30 2021

Review for Dr. Kippax


Central Maine Medical Center

300 Main St, Lewiston, ME 04240

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