Adult Primary Care Practice Profile

Bingham Area Health Center

Bingham, ME 04920


Providers at this practice during time of survey in 2014:

Patricia Nurse

Participation Award: Two Years of Results

Measure Categories

Getting Timely Appointments, Care, and Information 137 Completed Surveys 58% of patients reported "Always". The state average is 64.6% show details
Getting appointments for urgent care
75% of patients reported "Always". The state average is 70.0%
Getting appointments for routine care
78% of patients reported "Always". The state average is 74.9%
Getting an answer to a medical question during regular office hours
67% of patients reported "Always". The state average is 64.4%
Getting an answer to a medical question after regular office hours
Too Few Patients Responding
Wait time for appointment to start
39% of patients reported "Always". The state average is 52.0%
How Well Providers (Doctors) Communicate with Patients 136 Completed Surveys 82% of patients reported "Always". The state average is 84.0% show details
Provider explanations easy to understand
85% of patients reported "Always". The state average is 85.7%
Provider listens carefully
86% of patients reported "Always". The state average is 86.6%
Provider gives easy to understand information
Too Few Patients Responding
Provider knows important information about medical history
69% of patients reported "Always". The state average is 74.6%
Provider shows respect for what you have to say
89% of patients reported "Always". The state average is 89.1%
Provider spends enough time with you
84% of patients reported "Always". The state average is 83.9%
Helpful, Courteous, and Respectful Office Staff 135 Completed Surveys 83% of patients reported "Always". The state average is 82.7% show details
Clerks and receptionists were helpful
77% of patients reported "Always". The state average is 77.2%
Clerks and receptionists treat you with courtesy and respect
88% of patients reported "Always". The state average is 88.2%
Attention to your mental or emotional health 136 Completed Surveys 60% of patients reported "Yes". The state average is 39.4% show details
Provider asked you about feeling sad or depressed
78% of patients reported "Yes". The state average is 48.1%
Provider talked with you about worry or stress in your life
63% of patients reported "Yes". The state average is 41.7%
Provider talked with you about personal or family problem/alcohol or drug use
38% of patients reported "Yes". The state average is 28.4%
Talking with You About Taking Care of Your Own Health 134 Completed Surveys 50% of patients reported "Yes". The state average is 38.2% show details
Provider worked with you to set specific goals for your health
63% of patients reported "Yes". The state average is 46.5%
Provider asked you if there were things that make it hard for you to take care of your health
37% of patients reported "Yes". The state average is 30.0%
Talking about medication decisions 76 Completed Surveys
Too Few Patients Responding
Provider talked about reasons to take a medicine
Too Few Patients Responding
Provider talked about reasons not to take a medicine
Too Few Patients Responding
Provider asked you what you though was best for you regarding medicine
Too Few Patients Responding
Patients' Rating of the Provider 135 Completed Surveys 72% of patients reported "9" or "10". The state average is 80.6%

Individual Measures

Access To Care

Days you had to wait for an appointment for urgent care 87 Completed Surveys 70% of patients reported "Same Day". The state average is 48.5%
Got needed care on evenings, weekends, or holidays 22 Completed Surveys
Too Few Patients Responding

Attention To Care From Other Providers

Providers office followed up to give you results of blood test, x-ray, or other test 123 Completed Surveys 72% of patients reported "Yes". The state average is 74.8%
Provider seemed informed and up-to-date about care you got from specialists 76 Completed Surveys
Too Few Patients Responding
Provider talked with you about all prescriptions 123 Completed Surveys 90% of patients reported "Yes". The state average is 65.3%

Information About Care And Appointments

Got information about what to do if you needed care on evenings, weekends, or holidays 132 Completed Surveys 77% of patients reported "Yes". The state average is 56.6%
Received reminders between visits 135 Completed Surveys 80% of patients reported "Yes". The state average is 57.0%