September 28, 2022
The Bel Air-based facility is open to Orioles players and will eventually be available to some MedStar Health patients. Bel Air, Md. — MedStar Health has teamed up with the Baltimore Orioles to...
July 17, 2020
Washington, D.C.,– While government stay-at-home orders helped to slow the spread of the coronavirus, it had some unintended consequences: more people were getting burned in the kitchen. The Burn Cent...
July 16, 2020The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has awarded $976,679 to MedStar Health to provide additional support for the exponential growth of the system’s telehealth offerings in response to COVID-19. As of early July, MedStar Health had delivered more than 275,000 telehealth sessions during the pandemic.
July 06, 2020Inflammasome activation linked to T-cell dysregulation and poor outcomes in comorbid COVID-19 patients, according to MedStar Georgetown Transplant Institute led study
Study data may explain why COVID-19 patients with clinically recognized predisposing factors like obesity, diabetes, liver, kidney and heart disease have more severe disease WASHINGTON –A study ...
July 01, 2020MedStar Georgetown Transplant Institute Implemented New Transplant Protocol and Performed More Kidney Transplants than any Other Hospital in U.S. During COVID-19 Pandemic.
New safety protocol allowed all transplants and related services to continue uninterrupted. WASHINGTON, D.C. — During the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, MedStar Georgetown Transplant Institute...
June 24, 2020MedStar Georgetown University Hospital receives 5th Beacon Award for Excellence from American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
The only hospital in the Washington Metropolitan Area, and one of approximately 21 hospitals in the country with five or more Beacon Award Units Washington, D.C. – The American Association of Cr...
June 15, 2020Study shows Retzius-sparing robotic prostatectomy at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital improves patient quality of life without compromising cancer control
Patients 80% less likely to experience urinary incontinence 12 months following surgery Washington, D.C. — Retzius-sparing robotic prostatectomy, an innovative surgical approach to treat men wit...