11711 Livingston Road Fort Washington, MD 20744 | 301-292-7000 | Employee Inclement Weather Policy



Recognized for excellence in patient safety in 2018, Fort Washington Medical Center is a 37-bed acute care hospital in Prince George’s County, Maryland.  The hospital serves patients in the Fort Washington, Oxon Hill, and Temple Hills areas, as well as parts of southeast Washington, DC. Nexus Health, a private health care organization owns and manages the community-based hospital that was built for the community using community dollars. The hospital provides general inpatient services including adult medical and surgical care, ambulatory surgical services, laboratory, radiology and diagnostic services, as well as gastrointestinal, orthopedic, plastic, rehabilitation, and respiratory therapy. Specialty services include gynecology, neurology, urology, and ophthalmology.

In addition, FWMC operates one of the busiest emergency rooms in the metropolitan area, seeing more than 40,000 patients each year, and has just over 400 employees. Two prominent community-based programs include an Outpatient Diabetes Education Program and an Infectious Diseases Program (free HIV and Hepatitis C testing/education).


Our Mission

To ensure high quality, compassionate and responsive health care services dedicated to advancing the health of our community customers.

Our Vision

To be recognized as a superior, innovative health care system exhibiting excellence in patient care and safety, illness prevention, and the wellness needs of our communities.

Our Core Values

  • Caring
  • Compassion
  • Dignity
  • Diversity
  • Excellence
  • Safety
  • Teamwork