Patients and Visitors

Welcome to one of the country’s top hospitals and the area’s most experienced. We strive to provide superior care to you and to serve you and your family with dignity and respect.

What you’ll find at MedStar Washington Hospital Center is a group of staff, nurses and physicians working together to find the best and most effective treatment for you. We thrive on challenges and excel in collaboration. That way you get the best of all worlds with regard to your care. With the area’s premier heart services and Level I trauma center, we handle the toughest and most advanced cases in the region. Regardless of your area of service, you’ll find experience, compassion, and innovation at MedStar Washington Hospital Center.

Washington Hospital Center is a large, academic medical center on a 47-acre campus. At times, it can be confusing to find your location and the information you need to prepare for your visit.

Call or e-mail us:
For more information or to make an appointment with one of our physicians, please call 202-877-DOCS (3627), or use our online appointment request form. For all other inquiries please call our main number at 202-877-7000. For an emergency, call 911.

Memberships, Accreditation and Licensing:
MedStar Washington Hospital Center is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and licensed by the D.C. Department of Human Resources. The Hospital Center is a member of the American Hospital Association and the Council of Teaching Hospitals, a division of the Association of American Medical Colleges.

MedStar Washington Hospital Center Foundation:
MedStar Washington Hospital Center is a regional leader in caring for the less fortunate, providing more than $90 million in charity and uncompensated care annually. The MedStar Washington Hospital Center Foundation coordinates and encourages philanthropic support for the not-for-profit institution. Gifts to the Hospital Center made through the Foundation are used to purchase new technology, upgrade facilities, care for the needy, support medical education and community outreach and fund clinical research. Learn more about the Foundation and how to make a gift online.

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