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Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center Ratings

1015 NW 22ND AVENUE, W121
Portland, OR 97210
Phone: (503) 413-7682

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Emergency Services: YES

Quality of Care - Infectious Diseases - ER Wait Time - Patient Ratings

Quality of Care - Mortality Rate

How well does Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center save lives? 7% better than the national average, based on the overall mortality rate for critical illnesses.
Mortality Rate
Heart Attack15%
Heart Failure12%

Infectious Disease at Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center

Drug resistant bacteria are becoming the largest health facing the United States. There are an increasing number of drug resistant bacteria, including: drug resistant bacteria due primarily to unnecessary and mis-applied use among humans and livestock, patients with hospitalizations for relatively minor reasons can suddenly face lifethreatening illness.

While many hospitals are implementing questionable flu vaccinations1 for their employees, many fewer have as rigorous solutions for nosocomial MDR infections.

Infectious DiseaseCases
C. Diff
Sickens more than a half million people each year and has a 17% mortality rate after one year2
Causes life-threatening bloodstream infections, pneumonia and surgical site infections. Mortality rates may be as high as 20%3

Emergency Room Wait Time Ratings

Time until initial exam: 0h 27m

Non-critical cases where patient is discharged have total visit time of 2 hour and 49 minutes

Serious cases where patients are admitted have 2 hour and 14 minutes to be admitted, then an additional 1 hour and 54 minutes delay before leaving to their room.

Patient Ratings

While customer satisfaction surveys don't necessarily reflect the quality of care provided at the hospital, it can identify some areas that are important standards to maintain, such as managing pain and maintaining a sanitary environment.

Overall Rating: AVERAGE
Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center 4.65 out of 5 based on 39 ratings. 39 user reviews.

75% of patients rate the hospital excellent

Positive Patient Ratings

Some patients praise:
  • Nurses usually take time to communicate well
  • Doctors usually communicate well with patients

Negative Patient Ratings

    No consistently negative reviews

    1Questionable efficacy of flu vaccination
    2C Diff Mortality Rate
    3MRSA Mortality Rate

    Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center Stories

    Jul 22, 2022, 5:25 AM
    Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center: "Been waiting withvSEVERE abdominal pain for 3 hours.????”" - Jennifer

    Jul 22, 2022, 3:48 AM
    Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center: "Been waiting withvSEVERE abdominal pain for 3 hours.????”" - Jennifer

    Jun 29, 2022, 9:36 PM
    Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center: "Legacy good Sam and meridian park ER I tried to be seen Sunday Monday Tuesday and Wednesday all days except Wednesday I left after waitin 4-6 hours and not even be evacuated then becareful if you leave to many time the us" - Samantha-Anne

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