Why Choose Our Trauma, Emergency & Burn Care

 

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We’re the Acute Care Experts

No other hospital in the region has the experience, the technology and the level of skill of our multidisciplinary emergency and critical care team. Every year, thousands of patients rely on our acute care services—and on our international reputation for excellence in trauma, burns and critical care.

Why choose us?

  • MedSTAR Trauma Center—a regional referral center for critical illness and injury—verified by the American College of Surgeons as a Level I facility, providing the top level of trauma care
  • Vast experience and treating more than 55,000 patients annually
  • Renowned MedSTAR Transport Service transports via helicopter and ground transport for critical care patients within a 150-mile radius
  • Home to the region’s only advanced adult burn facility caring for patients with life-threatening to minor household burns
  • A multidisciplinary burn care team that are among the most experienced in the United States, treating more than 400 inpatients and 300 outpatients each year.
  • Named a Certified Primary Stroke Center with 24/7 rapid response and treatment for stroke patients
  • Board-certified emergency physicians recruited from top medical centers around the country
  • 24/7 access to expert physicians from all medical specialties
  • A 39-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit with eight board-certified neonatologists on service 24/7
  • Home to the region’s only advanced adult burn facility caring for patients with life-threatening to minor household burns
  • A multidisciplinary burn care team that are among the most experienced in the United States, treating more than 400 inpatients and 300 outpatients each year.
  • Named a Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center with 24/7 rapid response and treatment for stroke patients

Contact Us

Call 844-333-3627

MedStar Washington Hospital Center
110 Irving Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20010

 

Awards and Recognitions

Level I Trauma Center - Learn more here.

White House public recognition statement.