Penobscot Valley Hospital

72%

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

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

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

7 ratings were as expected

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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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68%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
1% lower than the national average

72%

Would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average

Penobscot Valley Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%81%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%78%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%79%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%87%84%

Penobscot Valley Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%67%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%78%73%

Penobscot Valley Hospital

National Average

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%74%66%

Providers

165 Poplar St Ste 2 Millinocket, ME 04462undefined mi
252 Enfield Rd Ste 1 Lincoln, ME 04457undefined mi
33 Whiting Hill Rd Ste 21 Brewer, ME 04412undefined mi
Dr. Joseph Babbitt, MDFamily Medicine
Dr. Joseph Babbitt, MD
364 Pritham Ave Frenchtown Twp, ME 04441undefined mi
Dr. Catherine Boucher, DOOsteopathic Manipulative Therapy
Dr. Catherine Boucher, DO
175 W Broadway Lincoln, ME 04457undefined mi
Dr. Marshall Chamberlin, MDEmergency Medicine
Dr. Marshall Chamberlin, MD
7 Transalpine Rd Lincoln, ME 04457undefined mi
417 State St Ste 321 Bangor, ME 04401undefined mi
Dr. John Comis, DOEmergency Medicine
Dr. John Comis, DO
46 Fairview Ave Ste 229 Skowhegan, ME 04976undefined mi
1930 Medway Rd Medway, ME 04460undefined mi
7 Transalpine Rd Lincoln, ME 04457undefined mi
462 Grider St Buffalo, NY 14215undefined mi
1 East St Bangor, ME 04401undefined mi
Dr. Jessica House, DOOsteopathic Manipulative Therapy
Dr. Jessica House, DO
895 Union St Ste 12 Bangor, ME 04401undefined mi
175 W Broadway Lincoln, ME 04457undefined mi
115 Airport Rd Sulphur Springs, TX 75482undefined mi
1364 CLIFTON RD NE # M7 Atlanta, GA 30322undefined mi
Dr. Michael Lescord, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Michael Lescord, MD
489 State St Bangor, ME 04401undefined mi
Dr. Karl Liebermann, DONeuromusculoskeletal Medicine
Dr. Karl Liebermann, DO
242 Woodland St West Boylston, MA 01583undefined mi
205 French St Ste 2 Bangor, ME 04401undefined mi
33 Whiting Hill Rd Ste 21 Brewer, ME 04412undefined mi
417 State St Ste 321 Bangor, ME 04401undefined mi
Dr. Brian Miller, MDEar, Nose, and Throat
Dr. Brian Miller, MD
891 W Main St Ste 500 Dover Foxcroft, ME 04426undefined mi
417 State St Ste 321 Bangor, ME 04401undefined mi
33 Whiting Hill Rd Ste 21 Brewer, ME 04412undefined mi

Location

Penobscot Valley Hospital

PO Box 368, Lincoln, ME 04457