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At MedStar Health, we are constantly growing and rolling out new initiatives, which
provide new career opportunities for our associates and members of our communities.
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Advertising award

MedStar Washington Hospital Center Earns 2022 Healthcare Equality Index

MedStar Washington Hospital Center has been named “LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Leader,” scoring a perfect 100 on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Healthcare Equality Index (HEI). The HEI is the nation’s foremost benchmarking survey of healthcare facilities on policies and practices dedicated to the equitable treatment and inclusion of their LGBTQ+ patients, visitors, and associates.
Advertising award

MedStar launches new center for wellbeing

MedStar Health has launched the new MedStar Health Center for Wellbeing to further enhance a culture that supports healthcare worker wellbeing through programs and research. The new center uses a wholistic approach to address the needs of associates across the system who need help managing day-to-day stresses, both at work and at home, to improve their overall wellness.

Advertising award

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital among No. 1 hospitals for orthopedics

U.S. News & World Report assessed 1,660 hospitals for orthopedics for its 2021-22 rankings, with Hospital for Special Surgery earning the top spot for the 12th year in a row.
Advertising award

MedStar Health Research Institute receives healthiest business recognition

MedStar Health Research Institute is one of Maryland’s healthiest businesses. The designation is given by the state to organizations that demonstrate strong wellness initiatives and exceptional efforts in worksite health promotion. 
Advertising award

MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center wins advertising awards 

MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center's Marketing Department is celebrating another year of outstanding excellence in healthcare advertising, marketing, and communications, having won 18 Aster Awards and 22 Healthcare Advertising Awards, including a prestigious Best of Show designation for its COVID-19 response materials.
Georgetown Lombardi

MedStar Health welcomes eighth care site into cancer institute

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital has joined MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute as its eighth location across the Baltimore/Washington region. This partnership brings patients access to groundbreaking clinical trials, the latest breakthroughs in cancer care, and emerging immunotherapy treatments.
Infusion Center

MedStar Health hospitals make Newsweek's 2021 World's Best list

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, and MedStar Union Memorial Hospital made the list. This is the third year that Newsweek has partnered with Statista Inc. to reveal the World's Best Hospitals.

Infusion Center

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital gets record-breaking $10M gift

The gift, from Georgetown philanthropists Shelley and Allan Holt, will help equip the new pavilion with the latest technology to assist surgeons with planning and performing complex procedures, improve care for patients, and create new training opportunities.

Infusion Center

MedStar Health's Maryland infusion center for COVID-19 treatment opens, one of seven statewide 

Located on the MedStar Health Southern Maryland Hospital Center campus, the center provides monoclonal antibody infusions for recovering COVID-19 patients—keeping more inpatient beds open for sicker patients who need hospitalization.
Best employers

Forbes recognizes MedStar Health as one of America's best employers for Washington, D.C. 

The designation was based on feedback from 80,000 anonymous surveys, ranking almost 1,500 employers on several factors including flexibility with telecommuting, professional growth opportunities, salary and compensation, and workplace safety. 
Urgent Care

MedStar Health expands network of urgent care centers with acquisition of Righttime Medical Care 

The acquisition brings 19 additional urgent care centers, including the HeadFirst clinics for sports injury and concussion care, and approximately 300 associates into the MedStar Health system. These urgent care centers will now be part of MedStar Health Urgent Care operations.
Covid response

How MedStar Health is navigating the COVID-19 pandemic

Thank you for your interest in MedStar Health. We continue to hire and are taking every precaution to protect our candidates, associates, and patients during this time. Due to COVID-19, MedStar Health will not be hosting or participating in any in-person events for the near future.
COVID-19 Update

MedStar Health and CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield announce partnership to enhance quality health care

We’re excited to announce that both MedStar Health and CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield are working together to provide convenient access to quality, affordable care for the shared communities we serve. Find more information at the link below.
Southern Maryland Cancer Facility
New cancer facility at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center
We’re excited to announce that the MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center is officially opened! The facility provides patients with access to groundbreaking treatments and clinical trials, all under one roof.