Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford

170 Governors Ave, Medford MA, 02155

(781) 304-8873

67% of patients would definitely recommend this hospital.

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Clinical Quality: Cardiac

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* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 91 cases.

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As Expected
Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 234 cases.

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As Expected
Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 1115 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 115 hospital cases and a national average of 162 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Critical Care

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Diabetic Emergencies

Mortality Based Rating on 128 cases.

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As Expected
Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 78 cases.

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As Expected
Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 125 cases.

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Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 740 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Gastrointestinal

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Bowel Obstruction

Mortality Based Rating on 311 cases.

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Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 183 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 98 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 482 cases.

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As Expected
Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 53 cases.

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As Expected
Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 44 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
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Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 129 hospital cases and a national average of 119 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

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Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 236 cases.

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As Expected
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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 355 hospital cases and a national average of 234 cases.

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Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 100 hospital cases and a national average of 201 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 241 hospital cases and a national average of 363 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Pulmonary

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality Based Rating on 812 cases.

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Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 813 cases.

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Better Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Vascular

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Carotid Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 62 hospital cases and a national average of 138 cases.

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Our Patient Experience

After leaving the hospital, patients are randomly selected to answer the standardized, multiple-question survey developed by the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS). Healthgrades obtains this survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

67% of patients would definitely
recommend this hospital

  • Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford
  • National average
  • Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10 (high)

  • Doctors always communicated well

  • Nurses always communicated well

  • Patients always received help as soon as they wanted

  • Staff always explained

  • Pain was always well controlled

  • Always quiet at night

  • Room was always clean

  • Yes, staff did give patients this information

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Our Patient Safety Ratings

Patient safety ratings show you how well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications. Look for hospitals that are rated “Better Than Expected" or "As Expected" to reduce your risk.

Rated Better Than Expected in 1 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low

Rated As Expected in 8 safety indicators

  • 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
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

Rated Worse Than Expected in 4 safety indicators

  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
0 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford

170 Governors Ave
Medford, MA 02155
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FREE PARKING is available. The lots are patrolled by security personnel around the clock. If you have any questions about where to park, or need assistance finding a space, ask the on-duty security person or the receptionist in the main lobby.


GIFT SHOPS are located in the lobby of Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

Visiting Hours

Monday 2:00 pm-8:00 pm

Tuesday 2:00 pm-8:00 pm

Wednesday 2:00 pm-8:00 pm

Thursday 2:00 pm-8:00 pm

Friday 2:00 pm-8:00 pm

Saturday 2:00 pm-8:00 pm

Sunday 2:00 pm-8:00 pm