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A Notable Honor for Ebola Response Team as it Planned and Prepared for the Ebola Virus
MedStar Washington Hospital Center’s Ebola Response Team has been honored with the 2015 Patient Safety Award from the District of Columbia Hospital Association (DCHA).

New Study Reconfirms: Calling 9-1-1 can be the Difference Between Life and Death
In a new published study in Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine, the researchers found that patients transported to the hospital by first responders were treated faster than those who used their own transportation.

D.C. Ranks First In The Nation For Its Ability To Support Emergency Patients
The District of Columbia earned the top spot in the American College of Emergency Physicians 2014 Report Card by having one of the strongest emergency care environments in the nation.

MedSTAR Transport Helicopter Service Marks 30 Years of Service
Flying Intensive Care Units are One of the Area’s Busiest and Most Advanced