Mainegeneral Medical Center


Patients that would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average

Mainegeneral Medical Center is a medical facility located in Augusta, ME. This hospital has been recognized for Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ and Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™.


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Hospital Quality Awards

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2022)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

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

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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Hospital Quality

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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% higher than the national average


Would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average

Mainegeneral 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


Mainegeneral 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

This doctor is exceptional he is there for you from start to finish and anywhere in between. Can't say enough about the care and compassion you get from Dr. NEWMAN. He is amazing

Pamela Fisher Oct 08 2021

Review for Dr. Newman

In a word - accessible...along with all the other good qualities like candid, empathetic, humorous, and skilled.

George Wheelwright Sep 29 2021

Review for Dr. Healey

Very fast and easy procedure

Ban Hussein Sep 28 2021

Review for Dr. Asslo

Dr. Hall knows how to put you at ease. He has gentle humor and soft spirit. Thank God for people like him in this world. His receptionist is a breath of fresh air. They make a nice team to deal with.

Sep 25 2021

Review for Dr. Hall

Absolutely the ultimate professional!! He is attentive, personal, very very professional. I can't say enough from my procedure with Watchman. I highly recommend him for all cardiac procedures. Bill Vahey LCDR USN Ret

LCDR William F Vahey Sep 18 2021

Review for Dr. Corsello


Mainegeneral Medical Center

35 Medical Center Pkwy, Augusta, ME 04330

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