York Hospital

85%

Patients that would definitely recommend
15% higher than the national average


York Hospital is a medical facility located in York, ME. This hospital has been recognized for Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ and Patient Safety Excellence Award™.

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)

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

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

12 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
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • 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
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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84%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
15% higher than the national average

85%

Would definitely recommend
15% higher than the national average

York Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%87%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%72%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%91%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%71%66%

York 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%77%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Maslinski

If you're stuck choosing between a brick and Dr. Kahan, choose the brick. You're welcome...

Magnd Sep 03 2020

Review for Dr. Kahan

Dr. Palacio has a very reassuring presence. He shows the brain scan and explains what each slide indicates

Ken Weyler Aug 31 2020

Review for Dr. Palacio

Dr. Sastry performed a total knee for me almost 6 years ago and replaced my left hip(anterior) this summer. Both procedures are a complete success. I will need another knee and hip in the future, and he will definitely be my surgeon of choice. Thanks, Dr. "S"

Skip Bragdon Aug 30 2020

Review for Dr. Sastry

Melissa Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Kinsler

Brent Taylor Aug 22 2020

Review for Dr. Godara

He listens, takes his time, and does what he can to help. I have been a patient for over 10yrs. He is my savior!

Arnold Maietta Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Fels

Pat Kehoe Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. King

P. R. Townsend Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Carpenter

Richard Brochu Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

Very professional, spent time asking questions related to the visit. When I left, I felt I was treated Like a patient should be and that my medical needs and concerns were addressed and recommendations were appropriate.

Sandra Rand Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Godara

Dr. Davies was very professional, well informed, and answered all of my questions. He was also warm and treated me with respect and support.

Helen Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

Joseph Kilcullen Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

Given a recent weight loss, I met with Dr. Godara to review the current settings on my BI-PAP machine and to determine if a new sleep study was warranted. I was comfortable with his recommendations. His team's follow-up was quick and professional.

PG Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Godara

Dennis Weightman Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

My visit with Dr. Murray was painless and she is open to discuss my many issues.

Lynn Beck Sullivan Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Murray

Very patient and goes to the nth degree to analyze and treat the malady. A real treasure.

Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Lauter

He made me feel comfortable from the time he came in to the time he went out. Very good at asking questions concerning my problem.

Richard E Squillace Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Gilroy

Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Kousaie

Dr.Davies and staff are great they are aware of the time when scheduling appointments never a wait to see the anyone great response time when you need a prescription filled.I have been a patient for many years and I am very happy with the practice at Beacon Internal !

Bart Taylor Jul 19 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

Friendly and helpful staff. Very professional and concerned physicians.

Paul Jul 19 2020

Review for Dr. Palacio

Dr. Flavin is an excellent doctor with years of dedicated experience. He is a good listener and his sound advice is extremely valuable.

Peggy Dalton Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Flavin

Personable, articulate, never condescending, stays up on the latest medical developments.

Julian Whipple Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Clairmont

I find Dr Sisto to be very thorough. I have gone to her for a number of different issues over the years. Yearly she performs my annual body check for melanoma. She has dealt with an issue I have had with hair loss as well. She is knowledgeable and precise!

Pamela Davis Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Sisto

The best doctor I have ever dealt with. My knee replacement is perfect. He is knowledgeable, caring and obviously loves his work. Would send any friend or family member in his direction.

Jane Williams Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Sastry

Emergency surgery for discectomy L4L5. Dr. Palacio fit me in prior to his summer vacation. All pain was relieved and I was walking 4 hrs. after surgery. The incision healed perfectly. Portsmouth Hospital was a 5 star as well.

Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Palacio

Dr Davies is a very thorough Doctor and always willing to take the time needed with his patients.

Greg LaCourse Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

Dr. Murray is thorough and discusses information in a way to make it well understood. She takes the time to fully answers questions. She has been very encouraging for me to make some life style changes without sounding preachy and judgmental.

over 60 female Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Murray

Went for annual physical. Dr. Davies was thorough and answered all my questions.

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

You're all a bunch of fake reviews. This guy was a monster. Thank God I was diagnosed with Celiac in MA by a doctor who actually knows his profession.

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Flavin

Dr Thomas Clairmont has been my primary care doctor for over 20 years. I have found Dr Clairmont to be kind, compassionate, highly knowledgeable, trusted and easy to talk with about my health issues.

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Clairmont

Phyllis DelMastro Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Palacio

Don Allen Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Palacio

Not satisfied. Just a number. Terrible practice, never going back ever...

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Chartier

Dr. Davies is everything you would hope to see in a great physician. What more could I possibly write?

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Fels

Kathlyn Logan Kennebunk, ME Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Hanify

Dr. Hiltz had me meet him on internet video because of coronavirus. I was not interested but gave it a try. Very good experience. Dr. Hiltz knows what he is doing and it's obvious he cares.

Maxine, Portland Jun 24 2020

Review for Michael Hiltz

sandra Flint Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Godara

Very professional he is the best always listens.

Carol Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

Dr Godara listened very intently as I explained my problem. He answered my questions and made recommendations how to proceed, including referral to a Specialist. I’m extremely pleased how this visit went.

Robert Calkins Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Godara

He’s been great... always well informed, interested, offers good suggestions.. pays attention. He’s a good listener.. a very important quality!

Jane Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Schwartz

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Rafferty

Dr Kousaie was knowledgeable, caring and thorough in his care foe me for the past two years.

.. Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Kousaie

All my encounters have been positive. I found Dr Godara very personable and kind. I feel confident I’m in good care.

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Godara

John X Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Quitkin

I went for a ‘new patient’ visit, having recently moved to the area. The staff were professional and friendly. Dr. Davies has a nice manner.

Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

The good Doctor did a spinal fusion on me in 2004 or2006 wonderful job. I was very impressed by his work. I would recommend him highly.

Helen Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Palacio

I have been a patient of Dr. Murray's for many, many years. She's down to earth, personable and an exceptional doctor. She doesn't treat you like a number, either. I would follow her where ever she goes. I have recommended her to everyone I know for many years.

Stephanie Vallee Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Murray

Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Baquero

Bruce Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Burke

Liz Korabek-Emerson Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Murray

Hadn’t been to the doctor in a loooong while. Dr. Davies made me feel comfortable and did not judge me. He is very relaxed which helped me to relax...a little. He explains everything so you can understand and answers any questions you might have. Great first visit.

Jeff Dalton Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

My visits with Dr.Godara is always calming.I know when I visit Dr.Godara is going to always listen,and be understanding.He makes me feel important and that he cares.

Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Godara

Bob Gibeley Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Keenan

I found Dr. Jackson to be lacking in listening skills and did nothing that I could not have had done at the Walk In clinic after the Walk In Clinic sent me to the ER. Total waste of my time and money. I would not go to him for anything.

York Hospital Patient Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Jackson

Lawrence Lariviere Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Schwartz

Mary Ann May 28 2020

Review for Dr. King

Maureen B May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Murray

The staff is friendly and highly organized for the Corona virus. Appointment was on time; Dr. Palacio was very helpful and thorough.

Marshall Jarvis May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Palacio

Informative and efficient visit. Everyone is very friendly and professional.

Richard Wentworth May 24 2020

Review for Dr. Clairmont

Annual physical. Thorough physical examination with plenty of time to review health history and concerns. Doctor will follow up on one health issue with me.

John Treece May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Clairmont

I have been very pleased with Dr. Godara's treatment of my pulmonary conditions. He is always receptive and responsive in a kind and caring way and is knowledgeable and skilled . His staff is always pleasant and helpful and I'm reassured I'm receiving the best of care.

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Godara

great DR.gets to the point,replaced rt.shoulder a few yrs. ago it is still perfect.will gladly see him again

Gary Bennett May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Noerdlinger

Dr. Schwartz is a intelligent, experienced, compassionate physician who takes a personal interest in his patients. He is an asset to PIM and a credit to his profession!

Barbara La Sala May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Schwartz

Greenland, NH May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Betti

I have had Dr Clairmont as my personal physician for 18 years. Before I arrive for my appointment he reviews my medical history and is ready for the examination. He is the best doctor I have had.

Bob B May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Clairmont

Dr. Godara was a good listener and I felt, understood my health concerns. He knew the course of action he wanted to take and we will “figure this out”.

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Godara

Dr. Murray is a warm and understanding physician. She treats me and my time with mutual respect and listens to my concerns. I leave feeling I have been given a definitive plan to meet my health needs.

Paul May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Murray

Very knowledgeable and excellent bedside manner’s

William May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Murray

This was my regular yearly checkup. Dr Davies is thorough and clearly answers my questions. Always a pleasant and informative visit.

Greg May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Murray

Just completed annual routine physical with Dr. Davies whom I've had as my primary care physician for many years and consider myself fortunate to have someone as knowledgeable and dedicated to my overall health care.

Phelps May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

Been a patient of Dr. Corbett for a number of years and I think she is a great doctor. I’m comfortable talking to her and feel I can say what’s on my mind.. She listens and always has a smile...

May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Corbett

6 month routine check up.

Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Clairmont

Answered my questions and explained all the answers with ease.

Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Schwartz

Timely and compassionate service.

Art Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Schwartz

Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Kurish

Always available, doesn't rush me. Very thorough.

Jeff Abrams Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

Roger Blinn Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Eilts

Dr Kurish takes time to really listen to his patients and explains things very well. He is very compassionate and knowledgeable.

Marlak Apr 20 2020

Review for Dr. Kurish

Apr 19 2020

Review for Dr. Pollard

Nathan S. Apr 19 2020

Review for Dr. Dicapua

He offered very thorough explanations of what was to occur with the surgery and went over the pictures with detailed explanations after the surgery as well. Very patient and considerate. Surgery was 12/19/2020.

MaryAnn Robator Apr 17 2020

Review for Dr. Noerdlinger

Excellent physician. Considerate bedside manner and takes care to carefully diagnose. No rushing. Available and affable.

Patti B Apr 11 2020

Review for Dr. Murray

Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Hanify

Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kahan

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

Best doctor ever!!

Apr 03 2020

Review for Dr. Gogjian

He’s efficient and friendly. He can come across as very serious, but he’s friendly. He very good at his job.

Apr 02 2020

Review for Dr. Kenosi

Tony OConnell Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

I was greeted by name and given a mask for my personal protection. Seeing Dr. Davies has always been a good experience. He is very personable and thorough but quick, which I appreciate.

Martha Petruzzi Mar 29 2020

Review for Dr. Davies

Dr. Martinez was an exceptional doctor in my first visit. He went through ALL of my medical history, explained in great detail all options for me. He was by far one of the best doctors I ever saw!

David Bracken Mar 25 2020

Review for Dr. Martinez

Dr. Ira Schwartz is a wonderful communicator thinks about each patient and has a wonderful prospective in treatment.

Mar 24 2020

Review for Dr. Schwartz

I've been a patient of Dr. Jendzejec for over a dozen years. He is very bright, cordial, helpful, knowledgeable and he both listens well and explains matters clearly. I have great confidence in him and recommend him very highly.

William Perry Mar 21 2020

Review for Dr. Jendzejec

Steve G Mar 21 2020

Review for Dr. Noerdlinger

Location

York Hospital

15 Hospital Dr, York, ME 03909

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