The International Patient Program

The George Washington University Hospital created the International Patient Program to serve the specific medical needs of the international community both locally and abroad. We recognize that Washington D.C. is one of the most diverse areas in the United States. Our goal is to provide the diplomatic and international community as well as overseas patients with the highest quality health care services available on a timely basis.

Our Hospital

The George Washington University Hospital has been located in the heart of downtown Washington D.C since 1948. Our 385-bed hospital is one of the most technologically advanced acute care medical facilities in the region.

Our Medical Staff

The hospital is staffed by more than 800 diverse and responsive local physicians. This exceptionally qualified network is supported by a highly trained team of nurses and administrative staff.

Clinical Services

A personal liaison will assist you with:

  • Language Interpretation by representatives who provide complimentary, personalized concierge service
  • Timely scheduling of all medical appointments, hospital admissions and diagnostic procedures
  • Cost Estimates / Package Prices
  • Medical second opinions

Getting Started

To get started, we request that international patients download and complete the New Patient Forms (at right). Please fax 202-296-1082 or email these forms along with all available medical information including medical history, films, test results, and health insurance and payor information.

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Contact Us:
The International Patient Program
202-715-5100 (phone)
202-296-1082 (fax)

Email to:

Mail to:
GW International Patient Program

900 23rd Street, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20037

New International Patient Form (PDF) >

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900 23rd Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037

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