Patient Information

Thank you for choosing MedStar Georgetown University Hospital for your health care needs. We pledge to do everything we can to provide you with the greatest comfort possible while you are here. Our commitment to our mission of providing physical and spiritual comfort to our patients and their families in the Jesuit tradition of cura personalis—caring for the whole person—is what makes MedStar Georgetown a very special place to work and receive care, and it sets us apart from other healthcare organizations.

To help ensure that your needs are met during your stay/visit to MedStar Georgetown, we hope the resources below will be useful.

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is Tobacco-Free

As part of our vision to be the trusted leader in caring for people and advancing health, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco products in or around our hospital campus is prohibited. We appreciate your consideration and cooperation. View our Complete Tobacco-Free Guidelines.

Our patient handbook provides information on a variety of services and other information that we hope you will find convenient and helpful during your stay. Download a PDF of the handbook.

Voucher-Free Wi-Fi Internet Access

Patients and visitors no longer need a voucher to log onto Wi-Fi at MedStar Georgetown. Instead, individuals can simply select “MedStarGuest” as their Wi-Fi resource under Settings and connect by accepting the Acceptable Use Policy.  We are pleased to provide this voucher-free Wi-Fi access to give patients and visitors convenient and secure access to connect with family and friends during their time at the Hospital.


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