Mercy Hospital

84%

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

Awards

Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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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

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgery, spinal fusion, hip fracture treatment, hip replacement, and total knee replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgeries and spinal fusion procedures

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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Respiratory failure following surgery

11 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
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
Learn more about patient safety ratings

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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79%

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

84%

Would definitely recommend
14% higher than the national average

Mercy Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%86%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%83%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%66%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%57%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%73%66%

Mercy Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%62%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%73%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Melinda Hinds Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Rodrigue

Doug Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Gartner-Fanburg

I highly recommend Dr. Stephen Barr. He is kind, understanding, and compassionate. My right hip replacement surgery went beautifully. He is a meticulous and highly skilled surgeon. He will do my left hip surgery. Also, his office staff is great and very professional Thank-you.

Val Philbrick Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Barr

fantastic doctor

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Weisberg

Marcia Kimball Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Gomberg

very professional . she went out of her way to explain things to me.

joe Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Hemphill

I had my 1 year anniversary of my total right hip replacement surgery performed by Dr. Gomberg in 2018. Not only did the surgery and recovery go great last year but one year later x-rays showed that everything is still perfect. Dr. Gomberg is a great surgeon and i would recommend him highly.

Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Gomberg

Dr Russell is personable, explains things well, is kind and concerned about patient comfort.

Bernard May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Russell

S. Matte May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Gomberg

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Nicholson

Recently did my breast surgery and love the results. Could not be any happier!!

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Weisberg

Dr. Verne Weisberg is such a talented guy. I look younger than I did 10 years ago, but still like me. So amazed with his talent!

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Weisberg

Short waiting time for the visit, ex-rays and seeing the doctor.

May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Kurtz

Staff was friendly and prepared for COVID protection. Dr. Kurtz took time with my son and clearly explained the issue at hand. I felt he was thorough

May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Kurtz

very friendly and compassionate, takes the time to explain all to you and answers any and all questions.. Gives you encouragement but is also very honest....much appreciated

antonio russo May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Adey

Shayna Cavalieri Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. White

My experience with Dr. Burke was good

Jean Apr 25 2020

Review for Dr. Burke

Lisa Drottar Apr 18 2020

Review for Dr. McCrann

Tamara Desrochers Apr 17 2020

Review for Dr. Kirkham

Donna P Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Kuhn

He has done a wonderful job of managing my severe asthma very well. He is an excellent diagnostician, very knowledgeable, and works very hard to provide patients with the best care. He also referred me to a very good pulmonologist. I couldn’t be happier with his care.

Apr 09 2020

Review for Dr. Musmand

Travis Hornstein Apr 08 2020

Review for Dr. Wolf

Dan Apr 08 2020

Review for Dr. Perlmutter

My experience with Dr. Fels has been a Godsend. I’ve spend years suffering and transferring from physician to physician until I was referred by a family member. I would recommend anyone who is looking for a compassionate professional who knows exactly how to treat, listen, and care.

S.J. Klavit. Apr 07 2020

Review for Dr. Fels

Outstanding doctor, listened and explained options for a displaced metatarsal fracture. Performed a thorough examination and reviewed radiographs (xrays) in detail. Highly recommended.

Apr 03 2020

Review for Dr. Faught

Concord Ortho is very responsive and scheduled a same day appointment for me after a trauma incident. Dr. Kurtz is very thorough and professional.

Michael Lucci Mar 26 2020

Review for Dr. Kurtz

Eric Mar 24 2020

Review for Dr. White

Ross Bertran Mar 24 2020

Review for Dr. Loiselle

Ross Bertran Mar 24 2020

Review for Dr. White

Marlena O'Hagan-Buzzell Mar 21 2020

Review for Dr. Hodroff

I'm 70 year old male and have had 5 family doctors. Dr. Wendy Cathcart is the best doctor i'v ever had. I feel lucky to have her as my doctor. I've never had a doctor care about me like she does. She goes the extra mile and then some.

Barry Lynch Mar 17 2020

Review for Dr. Cathcart

Mar 15 2020

Review for Dr. White

Exceeded my expectations.

Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Weisberg

LC Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Kutz III

I had surgery on my bunions several years ago. My right big toe has been drifting outward and the the second toe is clearly a hammertoe and was never diagnosed. I have seen Dr. white and he has never offered to fix this. I am very disappointed

Cheryl Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. White

Mar 09 2020

Review for Dr. Huffard

Top Doctor

Duke Mar 09 2020

Review for Dr. Stein

He is the first doctor that I have never been able to ask questions and for most part did not show any interest in giving me any ideas or clues regarding my knee surgery.

Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Gomberg

It was very nice and professional

Ron Miller Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Kurlanski

Misdiagnosed me and put me on strong immunosupressants, despite all my labs being normal. Almost killed me.

Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Daikh

JJ Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Scott

Avoid this doctor at all costyou've e been warned

Feb 28 2020

Review for Dr. Oliviero

Couldn't ask for a better Doctor. Absolutely top shelf.

Niedoroda in Portland - Feb 24 2020

Review for Dr. Hoffman

Feb 21 2020

Review for Dr. Sonti

Very professional.

Feb 17 2020

Review for Dr. Stanhope

Diane J. Feb 06 2020

Review for Dr. Asherman

Kathy Feb 05 2020

Review for Dr. Barr

Abraham Archambault Feb 05 2020

Review for Dr. Crovo

Denise Yarmouth, ME Feb 01 2020

Review for Dr. Barr

Dr. Scopaz is the best! She listens and never makes me feel rushed. She truly cares about her patients.

Judy Ward Jan 30 2020

Review for Dr. Scopaz

Dr. Lebeis is the best. My first visit was very reassuring and I knew beyond a shadow of a doubt that he would get to the bottom of the problem. And that he did. Also, his professionalism, yet caring concern was just what this patient needed.

Jan 21 2020

Review for Dr. Lebeis

Jan 21 2020

Review for Dr. Connolly

Dr. Weisberg is truly an artist. Could not be any happier.

Jan 17 2020

Review for Dr. Weisberg

Jan Birk Jan 11 2020

Review for Dr. Rodrigue

Jan 09 2020

Review for Dr. White

Jan 09 2020

Review for Dr. Huffard

Nicest staff, excellent results

Jan 07 2020

Review for Dr. Weisberg

Dr White is the best! He has a great bedside manner and is extremely knowledgeable. He fixed my bunion and I was walking 1 week after surgery. I was back in my regular shoes at 9 weeks and have returned to all activities. Love my "new foot"!

L Jan 06 2020

Review for Dr. White

I had a face lift with Dr. Weisberg two months ago and my scars are hardly noticeable. I am so glad I did this and should have done it sooner. Thank you to Dr. Weisberg and team, you have changed my life forever.

Jan 03 2020

Review for Dr. Weisberg

beyond happy with my rhinoplasty results with dr. weisberg. He is amazing at what he does.

Jan 02 2020

Review for Dr. Weisberg

Dec 28 2019

Review for Dr. White

Dec 21 2019

Review for Dr. Matthews

B. Strack Dec 20 2019

Review for Dr. Gomberg

I was referred to Dr. White for an ingrown nail. He took the time to explain the procedure and performed the nail removal with virtually no pain. I would recommend this doctor to anyone.

Mary Dec 16 2019

Review for Dr. White

Wonderful, caring physician Dec 13 2019

Review for Dr. Couper

Paul has been great in dealing with vestibular and migraine issues. Very knowledgeable and helpful. Highly recommended.

Dec 13 2019

Review for Paul Albert

Explains things so even I can understand, great doctor, very nice lady.

K. Gilpatrick Dec 10 2019

Review for Dr. Thomas

face lift- did an amazing job!!!

Dec 08 2019

Review for Dr. Weisberg

Dec 05 2019

Review for Dr. Weisberg

Tammi Ozaistowicz Nov 22 2019

Review for Dr. Khoury

Dean Palman in Sanford, ME - Nov 21 2019

Review for Dr. Harper

Dr. Fraser - Best PCP! Nov 20 2019

Review for Dr. Fraser

Nov 18 2019

Review for Dr. Blake

Dr. Kirkham, himself and through his able bodied staff, provided well rounded preparation, treatment and follow-up care.

Nov 16 2019

Review for Dr. Kirkham

Dr. Pingitore is very thorough, explains all the options, and thoughtful about the solutions he puts forward.

Art Boulay Nov 15 2019

Review for Dr. Pingitore

Nov 14 2019

Review for Dr. Connolly

An excellent physician, very good listener, articulate, engaging...simply first rate!!

Idy & Alan Gitelson Nov 09 2019

Review for Dr. Degrinney

Nov 08 2019

Review for Dr. Weisberg

Timely, friendly & efficient

Nov 06 2019

Review for Dr. Kurlanski

Barbara (Osterberg) Armstrong Nov 06 2019

Review for Dr. Stogsdill

Stressful & Disappointing

Nov 05 2019

Review for Dr. Kurlanski

Dr. Rothenberg is the best primary care provider that I have ever had. She truly listens to her patients.

Nov 01 2019

Review for Dr. Rothenberg

Compassionate, knowledgeable, lets patient lead the visits to an extent Great job referring to another specialist if needed Very friendly office staff as well

Oct 30 2019

Review for Dr. McInerney

Linda from Cape Elizabeth Oct 29 2019

Review for Dr. Scopaz

Great experience. Doctor listened well and explained things where I could understand. She is very conservative with medication which I liked. Sweet. efficient staff.

Julie Oct 24 2019

Review for Dr. Kurlanski

Sandra in Portland, ME - Oct 18 2019

Review for Dr. Kirkham

Ruth G Oct 15 2019

Review for Dr. Juris

Great. Communicator , doesn't fool around.

Oct 14 2019

Review for Dr. Legro

If I had to choose between a difficult personality who knew medicine wide and deep, and a nice guy who wasn't always up to speed, I'd go with the one who knew medicine. But how can I complain that I got the nice guy?

Oct 13 2019

Review for Dr. Pierce

Many Visits with Dr. Kutz, he was always on time, explained clearly to me the procedure's. I would definitely recommend Dr. Kutz.

Marlene Snyder Oct 10 2019

Review for Dr. Kutz III

loved my experience with dr weisberg, great results.

Oct 10 2019

Review for Dr. Weisberg

Dr. Weisberg and staff are as kind and attentive as they come. Not only are the results of my procedures incredible, but the communication and overall care that were provided were and continue to be outstanding!!

Oct 09 2019

Review for Dr. Weisberg

Sep 29 2019

Review for Dr. Blake

Jennifer Sep 29 2019

Review for Dr. Weisberg

Doni G Sep 24 2019

Review for Dr. Roberts

Dr. Blake takes her time to know her patients and find out their overall health. She helped me with constant problems with my knees. She then referred me to a specialist to help solve my knee pain.

Sep 23 2019

Review for Dr. Blake

Location

Mercy Hospital

144 State St, Portland, ME 04101