Redington - Fairview General Hospital

84%

Patients that would definitely recommend
14% higher than the national average

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

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

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

1 rating was worse than expected

11 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs 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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88%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
19% higher than the national average

84%

Would definitely recommend
14% higher than the national average

Redington - Fairview General Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%89%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%88%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%93%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%63%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%79%66%

Redington - Fairview General Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%69%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%93%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Best doctor ever. Very thorough and knowledgeable. She diagnosed my condition that many doctors missed despite extensive testing

Trevor Gill Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Idenburg

Shelli B Jan 13 2020

Review for Dr. Forster

Dr Henry performed my colonoscopy. She is very upbeat and personable. She explained the results well and I was extremely impressed.

Dec 31 2019

Review for Dr. Henry

Emergency surgery Bladder Neck dilation on Wednesday, July 31, 2019. Surgery undertaken at Northern Light/EMMC

Malcolm Little Aug 02 2019

Review for Dr. Gricius

I love Dr. Forster. She delivered both my boys and she will be for #3!

Jul 27 2019

Review for Dr. Forster

Honestly the worst dr I've ever seen in my life. She had a good staff around her, though.

Jul 24 2019

Review for Dr. Henry

She’s wonderful! I can’t say enough good things about her care. She is a wonderful listener, she explains everything so well, and she is genuinely interested in solving patients medical issues. I am so thankful to have been her patient.

Emily Jul 23 2019

Review for Dr. Cooper

L Taylor Jul 19 2019

Review for Dr. Caccamo

Terrible bedside manner

MONMOUTH, ME - Jun 29 2019

Review for Dr. Henry

I think Dr Golden is the best , he has done alot of different surgeries for me. A very caring Dr. He is my choice 100%

Julie Gerry in Unity, ME - Jun 19 2019

Review for Marc Golden

No bedside manner, but he is a fine urologist.

May 12 2019

Review for Dr. Lopes

May 08 2019

Review for Dr. Henry

HE IS VERY GOOD DOCTOR HE DO THE BEST

Apr 30 2019

Review for Dr. Gricius

He was wonderful. He talks and is very helpful. He takes time.

Apr 08 2019

Review for Dr. Kriegel

He has been my Dr. My entire life. I trust him more then I would any other Dr. Hr is kind and caring. He is there to help find what's wrong and then helps step by step if needed to fix what's wrong.

Apr 03 2019

Review for Dr. Kriegel

Dr. Cooper listens and takes my concerns seriously. A lost art in the medical world

Mar 29 2019

Review for Dr. Cooper

My experience with Dr Gricius was phenomenal!!!!! He removed a kidney stone and totally took all my pain away!! So grateful for him!!!!! He’s a great doctor and a wonderful human being!! Thank you Dr Gricius!!

Mar 09 2019

Review for Dr. Gricius

This guy is on roller skates , so don't expect to have your questions answered !

Jan 09 2019

Review for Dr. Lopes

She listens well, and cares. Doesn't over prescribe tests or meds. Pays attention to you.

Jan 05 2019

Review for Dr. Pratt

helped get me an earlier appointment down from a six month wait . Aggressively and thoroughly started to work on my abnormal TSH levels...has had multiple phone consultations as medication doses are changing. Explains making it easy to understand her plan of care.

Belgrade - Sep 07 2018

Review for Dr. Quianzon

Melissa in Skowhegan, ME - Jun 05 2018

Review for Dr. Dorney

I would definitely recommend Dr. Jonas Gricius to family and friends.

Wiggy Kaucan Nov 10 2017

Review for Dr. Gricius

12-22-15 in Waterville, ME - Sep 08 2017

Review for Dr. Subrahmanyan

Waterville, ME - Aug 09 2017

Review for Dr. Caccamo

Waterville, ME - Jul 26 2017

Review for Dr. Holm

Dr. Henry is on her game! She made us feel safe and confident undergoing our colonoscopies and again when my spouse had to have an endoscopy. She is highly knowledgeable, competent and has a wonderful bedside manner.

Skowhegan, ME - Jun 05 2017

Review for Dr. Henry

M. Bean in Maine - May 31 2017

Review for Marc Golden

My surgery went very well and no issues. I found Dr. lopes professional, concise and concerned for my well being and health.

Waterville, ME - May 05 2017

Review for Dr. Lopes

Belfast, ME - Apr 27 2017

Review for Dr. Gricius

Dover-Foxcroft, maine - Apr 21 2017

Review for Dr. Holm

Best practice ever!

Cynthia Plante in Smithfield ME - Mar 21 2017

Review for Dr. Caccamo

Dr. Gricius performed a vasectomy that didn't work on my husband. I ended up getting pregnant. I lost my job because I used my fmla up. I didn't Anticipate becoming pregnant at 39 years old.

Kristi Mabin in Rochester Pa - Mar 13 2017

Review for Dr. Gricius

Dr Caccamo is the very best. His bed side manner exceeds all. His medical knowledge is tops. He truly cares about your health!!

Donna Walston in waterville me - Feb 02 2017

Review for Dr. Caccamo

TheBagLady in Fairfield, ME - Jan 24 2017

Review for Dr. Holm

don in Fairfield, ME - Jan 01 2017

Review for Dr. Caccamo

Excellent doctor and surgeon.

Anonymous in Hallowell, ME - Dec 14 2016

Review for Marc Golden

Very professional. Conservative with medication. Caring. Good listener. She has never failed to improve my health.

Orono, ME - Dec 08 2016

Review for Dr. Forster

DANIEL N in Madison, ME - Nov 30 2016

Review for Dr. Knapp

Nov 19 2016

Review for Dr. Gricius

Very busy, abrupt, and judgemental

John B in Skowhegan - Oct 22 2016

Review for Dr. Lopes

Skowhegan, Maine - Oct 04 2016

Review for Dr. Almazan

Excellent bedside manner. Explains very well his intentions.

Gene M in Gardiner, ME - Oct 04 2016

Review for Dr. Kamra

Another doctor that looks at you and says "I don't know" because she focuses on bloodwork and not the symptoms. She also continuously asked the same questions over and over.

Angie in Dexter, ME - Sep 22 2016

Review for Dr. Quianzon

As a former ER physician, Dr. Irving has the great ability to diagnose and treat without needless tests and referrals. He is smart and a nice guy.

John B in Canaan, Maine - Aug 24 2016

Review for Dr. Irving

She is very good at explaining the what, why and how. She is considerate of family members and keeps them informed during surgery. I think she is great.

Susan in Small Town, ME - Jun 26 2016

Review for Dr. Bhatta

I am a repeat customer.

John M Knizesi III in South China, ME - May 18 2016

Review for Marc Golden

Melinda Heinemann in Waterville, ME - May 18 2016

Review for Dr. Waite

Easy going personality. Will try and solve problems in as organicly as possibly before jumping to strong medications. Visits are friendly and helpful.

Madison, ME - May 18 2016

Review for Dr. Baker

Robert Turmel in Lagrangeville, NY - May 05 2016

Review for Dr. Lemieux

Dr. Gricius has a very good 'bedside manner' and a good sense of humor. He takes time to explain his findings and answer questions. He has a caring, compassionate manner that puts his patients at ease. I would definitely recommend Dr. Gricius to family and friends.

Mary Foley in Orient, ME - Apr 21 2016

Review for Dr. Gricius

Dr Kamra is very knowledgeable, very kind, and gentle during the procedures. Listens very carefully and answers all questions when asked. I have been his patient for over 22 years and I have complete trust in his abilities.

Peter C in Madison, ME - Mar 25 2016

Review for Dr. Kamra

I find her very easy to talk to. She listens and makes you feel at ease. I have full confidence in her.

Waterville, ME - Mar 16 2016

Review for Dr. Pratt

Professional helpful and knowledgeable

Paula Burgess in Smithfield, Maine - Mar 13 2016

Review for Dr. Henry

T. Sargent in Skowhegan, ME - Mar 05 2016

Review for Dr. Bhatta

I am less than impressed with Dr Kamra After taking several tests was expected to wait 6 weeks to have doctor go over results. Needless to say am not going back have ask Dr Kamera to provide results to Primary care doctor.

Augusta, ME - Mar 03 2016

Review for Dr. Kamra

Krista Bowman in New Vineyard ME - Feb 19 2016

Review for Dr. Dorney

Very open and responsive. Easy to talk to and provides appropriate feedback.

Scott in Skowhegan - Feb 12 2016

Review for Dr. Paradis

Very dismissive, and doesn't explain anything. Unnecessary tests are not reasonable, but more intervention is.

Not it in Augusta, ME - Dec 30 2015

Review for Dr. Pratt

Suzanne E in Anson, ME - Dec 21 2015

Review for Dr. Almazan

Location

Redington - Fairview General Hospital

46 Fairview Ave, Skowhegan, ME 04976

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