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 serve the international community and provide overseas patients the highest quality health care services available.

Our Hospital

The George Washington University Hospital has been located in the heart of downtown Washington D.C since 1948. Our 371-bed hospital was completed in August 2002 and is one of the most technologically advanced acute care medical facilities in the region.

Our Medical Staff

The hospital is staffed by more than 500 diverse and responsive local physicians and 250 GWU Medical Faculty Associates. This exceptionally qualified network is supported by a highly trained team of nurses and administrative staff.

Travel Assistance

Our staff will assist you and your family with:

  • Air & Ground Transportation
  • Hotel Accommodations
  • Leisure Recommendations

Clinical Services

A personal liaison will assist you with:

  • Language Interpretation
  • Scheduling (complete physical exams, appointments with specialists, tests and procedures)
  • Cost Estimates / Package Prices
  • Insurance Settlements

Getting Started

To get started, we request that international patients download and complete the New Patient Forms (at right). Please fax 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 Suite G-2016
Washington, DC 20037

New International Patient Form (PDF) >

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900 23rd St., NW
Washington, DC 20037

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