Maine Medical Center Reviews

Updated 27 Jul 2020

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3.6
76%
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80%
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Maine Medical Center President and CEO Richard W. (Rich) Petersen
Richard W. (Rich) Petersen
83 Ratings
Pros
  • "Flexible schedule, good benefits, wonderful patients(in 13 reviews)

  • "Great Benefits and Good educational reimbursment(in 9 reviews)

Cons
  • "HR states MMC has no career development program or assistance for their employees who are looking to grow within MaineHealth(in 8 reviews)

  • "Upper management tries to emphasize treating employees well but they do not treat lower to middle management well at all(in 7 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. COVID-19

    "Great Place to Work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Portland, ME

    I have been working at Maine Medical Center part-time

    Pros

    Well prepared for the COVID-19 pandemic, great coworkers who truly care about patient outcomes.

    Cons

    Wished they paid more for specializing in certain areas like in critical care or float pool

  2. "Great Place"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Portland, ME
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Maine Medical Center full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Acceptance, Integrity, Quality, Dependability, Good Team

    Cons

    Small state, some parts of the building are aging


  3. "Great place"

    5.0
    Current Employee - EKG Tech in Portland, ME

    I have been working at Maine Medical Center part-time

    Pros

    Innovative and the accomdating- lots of opportunities

    Cons

    None- this is a great place to work

  4. "Overcapacity, great coworkers"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Registered Nurse, BSN in Portland, ME
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Maine Medical Center full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Teamwork, Valued, Quality Improvement, Advanced EMR

    Cons

    Overworked, understaffed, cannot operate proper diversion

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  5. "Great experience"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Certified Nursing Assistant 

    I worked at Maine Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, flexible schedule, wonderful staff

    Cons

    Understaffed at times, difficult hiring process

  6. "Good Place to work..."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Maine Medical Center full-time

    Pros

    Location; teaching hospital; great new maternity benefit; good teams

    Cons

    Benefits expensive; short staffed sometimes as with any place; high acuity patients in large assignments

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  7. Helpful (1)

    "Pay inadequate, education opportunities limited"

    2.0
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Portland, ME
    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Maine Medical Center full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great providers, probably best quality of care in the region, high acuity

    Cons

    Pay is inadequate, nursing management are engaged more with CMS and less with their staff

  8. "Review"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Employment Specialist in Portland, ME
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Maine Medical Center full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Benefits, Saying you work for the hospital

    Cons

    Drama, Granted funded, low salary

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  9. "Work as a nursing assistant"

    5.0
    Current Employee - CNA 

    I have been working at Maine Medical Center full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Working with patients with stroke

    Cons

    Working at R2 patient with blood pressure

  10. Helpful (1)

    "An organization that lives it's mission and values"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Maine Medical Center full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Magnet recognition; culture of learning, safety, and quality; realistic advancement opportunities for nurses

    Cons

    Lack of communication between providers, especially providers to bedside nurses.

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