News & Highlights

News Posts in 2018

Fort Washington Medical Center faring well according to health care watchdog, Leapfrog Fort Washington (Maryland), November 8, 2018 – For the second time this year, Fort Washington Medical Center ( FWMC ) receives recognition for its ability to ...

The Hospital ranks among the top 10 percent of short-term acute care hospitals in the nation - and is the only hospital in its county to achieve this distinction. Fort Washington Medical Center (FWMC) recently announced that it has earned the ...

The Nexus Health/Fort Washington Medical Center Board of Trustees announced today that Mr. Joseph Tucker, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will serve as the acting president and chief executive officer of Nexus Health, until a ...

Hear it from Our Patients

Jody Beard has suffered from knee pain for many years. Not anymore, thanks to knee replacement surgery through the Fort Washington Medical Center Joint Replacement Program.
This surgery has changed my life. I no longer lay on shopping carts for support or agonize when walking on concrete. After two knee replacements, now I am all over the place. I’m walking around the school where I work without pain. My granddaughter says I don’t walk like a penguin anymore. I have my surgeon and the FWMC staff to thank for that!
~ Jody Beard