August 01, 2023
The George Washington University Hospital is Nationally Recognized by U.S. News & World Report for Quality Care and Designated a Best Regional Hospital
To be ranked as a Best Regional Hospital, a hospital or healthcare system has to outperform its peers in procedures and conditions that U.S. News & World Report evaluates, including risk-adjusted survival, patient experience, level of nursing care and successfully returning patients home following discharge.
December 08, 2022
Rankings were based on quality of care, level of service, follow-up care and amenities.
December 07, 2022
Dotson spent time with a number of patients undergoing comprehensive cancer treatment at the GW Cancer Center, signing footballs and taking photos, and he also met with two transplant donor and recipient pairs at the GW Transplant Institute.
November 16, 2022
This national distinction recognizes the hospital’s level of patient safety and quality of care.
June 28, 2022
The George Washington University Hospital Among Nation’s Top Performing Hospitals for Treatment of Heart Attack Patients
The George Washington University Hospital has demonstrated sustained achievement in the Chest Pain ̶ MI Registry for two consecutive years (2020 and 2021) and performed at the highest level for specific performance measures to receive this 2022 award.
June 17, 2022
GW Hospital Achieves Highest Stroke Recognition from American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
The hospital was recognized for its commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines, ultimately leading to more lives saved and reduced disability.
May 28, 2022
Universal Health Services and The George Washington University to Restructure GW Hospital Partnership
Under the restructured agreement, UHS becomes the sole owner of GW Hospital by purchasing the 20 percent minority interest from GW and a new partnership affiliation is created based on the modern structures and shared programming widely practiced in premier academic healthcare systems across the nation.
November 16, 2021
The George Washington University Hospital Becomes First Hospital in The District to Obtain Validation as a Gluten Free Safe Spot
The Gluten-Free Food Service (GFFS) program is a proven model of established best practices for food service facilities validating gluten-free safe spots.
October 04, 2021
The George Washington University Hospital Achieves Highest Stroke Recognition from American Heart Association®/American Stroke Association®
The George Washington University Hospital (GW Hospital) has received the American Heart Association®/American Stroke Association® Gold Plus Get With The Guidelines®- Stroke Quality Achievement Award.
June 24, 2021
The George Washington University Hospital Announces Successful Implant of Barostim Baroflex Activation Therapy™ for the Treatment of Heart Failure Symptoms
GW Hospital is the first in the region to successfully implant this advanced therapy, which was designed to treat heart failure patients who have had little to no success with other proven treatment options.