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MedStar Health combines the best aspects of academic medicine, research, and innovation with a complete spectrum of clinical services to advance patient care. As the largest healthcare provider in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, MedStar Health’s more than 300 care locations include 10 hospitals, 33 urgent care clinics, ambulatory care centers, and primary and specialty care providers. We are also home to the MedStar Health Research Institute and a comprehensive scope of health-related organizations all recognized regionally and nationally for excellence. MedStar Health has one of the largest graduate medical education programs in the country, training 1,150 medical residents annually, and is the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University. MedStar Health is a $5.8 billion, not-for-profit, regional healthcare system based in Columbia, Maryland, and one of the largest employers in the region. MedStar Health’s team of more than 31,000 includes physicians, nurses, and many other clinical and non-clinical associates who together support MedStar Health’s patient-first philosophy that combines care, compassion, and clinical excellence with an emphasis on customer service.

Fiscal Year 2020

Total number of inpatient admissions
121,396
Total number of outpatient visits
4,782,212
      Number of observations
32,546
      Number of home health visits
346,924
      Number of emergency department visits
420,996
      Number of physician office visits
2,103,057
      Number of ambulatory visits and surgeries
1,878,689
Net operating revenue
$5.8 B
Money spent caring for patients
$5.66 B
Earnings from operations that were reinvested
$131.4 M
Investments in information technology
$60 M
Philanthropy-new commitments 
$67.8 M
Total number of associates
31,562
      Nurses
8,505
      Residents and fellows
1,150
Total number of physicians
4,234
      Employed physicians
2,395