District Of Columbia

George Washington University Hospital

George Washington University Hospital is a multi-disciplinary tertiary care hospital located in Washington DC. The hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Health Care Organizations and licensed by the District of Columbia Regulatory Affairs Department. The hospital has been jointly owned and operated by a partnership between George Washington University and a subsidiary of Universal Health Services Inc., of King of Prussia, Pennsylvania since July 1997. The new complex started functioning from 2002 offering state-of-the-art medical care and patient accommodations.

Being a part of the George Washington University Medical Center, the GWUH has over 875 staffs and offers many diverse services all in one central location. Breast care services, cardiovascular care, childbirth center, emergency medicine, minimally invasive surgery, neurology and neurosurgery, obstetrics/gynecology and women's heart program are some of the additional services provided by the hospital.

George Washington University Hospital accepts both Medicare and Medicaid patients.

Address: 901 23rd St NW , Washington
State: District Of Columbia
Phone: 202-715-4000
Toll-free: 888-449-4677
URL: www.gwhospital.com
Number of Beds: 371
Total Staff : 0

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Articles about this hospital

GW Hospital to offer free PVD Screenings Sept. 13
Date: 2005-08-24
George Washington University Hospital is offering free “Legs for Life” PVD screenings on September 13, 2005.

Senators Bill Frist and Hillary Clinton Introduce New Legislation at GW Hospital
Date: 2005-06-16
Richard Becker

GW Hospital Receives Several Marketing and Communications Awards
Date: 2005-06-06
GW Hospital has earned several awards recently for its da Vinci robot television commercial and internal and external publications.

GW Hospital's Women's Board to hold charity golf tournament
Date: 2005-05-18
The George Washington University Hospital Women’s Board is hosting its fourth annual charity golf tournament on Friday, June 10, 2005.

Trent Crable named new C.O.O
Date: 2005-04-26
Trent Crable joins as new Chief Operating Officer in GW Hospital’s administrative team on May 2, 2005.

GW Hospital chosen to conduct Dynesys clinical trial
Date: 2005-04-15
The George Washington University Hospital has been chosen as a test site for a clinical study to assess the safety and effectiveness of the Dynesys Spinal System in the treatment of lower back and leg pain caused by grade one spondylolisthesis or stenosis.

Dr. Susan Bennett to be featured in PBS program
Date: 2005-04-07
Virgie Harris-Bovelle

GW Hospital Partners with Momease for Childbirth Classes
Date: 2005-03-25
The George Washington University Hospital has chosen Alexandria-based Momease to spearhead its childbirth education courses.

GW Hospital performs CABG procedure with da Vinci Robot
Date: 2005-01-28
Farzad Najam

GW Hospital to offer free flu shots
Date: 2005-01-07
GW Hospital, in partnership with The George Washington University Medical Center and George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates, will give free flu shots to the public (ages 15 and above) on Thursday, January 13, 2005.