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09/05/2013   Nexus Health Board of Trustees and University of Maryland Medical System Sign Hospital Management Services Agreement

The Nexus Health Board of Trustees, parent company of Fort Washington Medical Center (FWMC) has signed a management agreement with the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) for the management, operations and business development of the 37-bed hospital. The agreement’s effective date was September 1, 2013.  Fort Washington Medical Center is located in southern Prince George’s County Maryland just outside of Washington, D.C.

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08/25/2013   Joint Pain Seminar - Thursday, Sept. 12
Fort Washington Medical Center will host its FREE Joint Program Summer Series on Thursday, September 12 with featured speaker Dr. Shaun Kholsla. The seminar will be held from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at Tantallon National Golf & Country Club, 300 St. Andrews Drive, Fort Washington, MD 20744. Call 301-203-2452 to Register to Attend!

 

 

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07/01/2013   2013 Community Health Needs Assessment
Fort Washington Medical Center recently conducted a Community Health Needs Assessment to identify the health conditions of the communities we serve. [more...]
 
06/29/2013   FWMC Community Health Fair & Blood Drive

Fort Washington Medical Center will hold a Community Health Fair & Blood Drive on Saturday, June 29, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at 11711 Livingston Road, Fort Washington, MD 20744. 

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04/08/2013   "Spring 2013 Managing Diabetes Series"

Fort Washington Medical Center will host “Spring 2013 Managing Diabetes Series", a three-part series on diabetes management focusing on stress management, proper nutrition, lifestyle changes and medicine control.

These free series, facilitated by a diabetes educator and nutritionist, will take place from 6:00 p.m.to 8:00 p.m.on Monday, April 8 and Thursday, April 25, 2013 with a follow-up session on Monday, May 20, 2013. The event will be held at Fort Washington Medical Center (Cafeteria) 11711 Livingston Road, Fort Washington, MD 20744. Refreshments will be served. To register call: 301-686-9010 X 100. 

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08/03/2012   Fort Washington Medical Center Granted Accreditation by American College of Radiology

Fort Washington Medical Center (FWMC) has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in sonography and mammography as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR).

The ACR awards accreditation to facilities for the achievement of high practice standards after a peer-review evaluation. It is awarded only to facilities meeting specific practice guidelines and technical standards developed by ACR. Evaluations are conducted by board-certified physicians and medical physicists who are experts in the field. They assess patient care, treatment and safety, personnel qualifications, adequate facility equipment, and quality control procedures.

 

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07/31/2012   Fort Washington Medical Center Presents First DAISY Award

Fort Washington Medical Center (FWMC) staff recently presented Mary Jo Freeman, RN, with the DAISY Award for excellence in nursing.

Freeman, a nurse in the Emergency Department, was nominated by a patient’s family member for exemplary service. The family member summed up her impression of Nurse Freeman when she stated,”Nurse Freeman’s kind professional manner in administering to my son was commendable. Her expertise and mother wit was also well accepted.”

 

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03/29/2012   Nexus Health Welcomes Corporate Director of Development

Nexus Health Welcomes Corporate Director of Development

Nexus Health Inc., the parent company of Fort Washington Medical Center in Fort Washington, Md. and the Carolyn Boone Lewis Health Care Center in Washington, D.C., is pleased to announce that Lorraine Holmes Settles has joined their staff as the Corporate Director of Development.

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12/31/2011   Fort Washington Medical Center Recognized for Zero CLABSI and Safe Medication Administration Honors in 2011

Fort Washington Medical Center Recognized for Zero CLABSI and Safe Medication Administration Honors in 2011

Fort Washington Medical Center was recognized in 2011 for having zero Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections (CLABSI). The hospital received the award through its involvement in the Maryland Patient Safety Center/Delmarva Collaborative for reducing CLABSI infections.

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07/11/2011   Fort Washington Medical Center Welcomes New Vice President Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer

Fort Washington Medical Center (FWMC) is pleased to announce that Marjorie Quint-Bouzid has joined FWMC as the Vice President Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer.  [more...]
 
02/28/2011   Physician Portal
Physician Portal Access

Physicians with a signon and password to the Fort Washington Medical Center Physician Portal can click on the link below to transfer directly to the Web site.


https://portal.fortwashingtonmc.org   

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