At Waldo County General Hospital, we are constantly striving to improve our quality of care. It is our goal to meet and exceed the expectations of our patients and their families by providing safe, efficient, high-quality, patient-centered care.
Our greatest achievement, however, is knowing we provide our friends and family with excellent, friendly, and compassionate care.
The following websites contain quality data. You can see Waldo’s results and compare them to other reporting hospitals, physician groups, and home health organizations. Click on the links below to go to the websites:
Hospital Compare, maintained by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. hospitalcompare.hhs.gov
National Committee for Quality Assurance, a private, non-profit organization. ncqa.org
Home Health Compare, a site maintained by Medicare. medicare.gov/hhcompare/home
NRC Picker’s patient-centered quality measurement and improvement tools are used by all types and sizes of hospitals throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe and Australia. nrcpicker.com
Maine Health Management Coalition, a group of Maine employers, physicians, hospitals, and health plan providers working together to improve the safety and quality of healthcare in Maine. getbettermaine.org
The Leapfrog Group promotes improvements in the safety of health care by giving consumers data to make more informed hospital choices. leapfroggroup.org