Monthly Archives: July 2017

Historic Mementos Embedded Into New Hospital Wall

A few years ago, repairmen fixing a leak at the Massachusetts State House discovered the country’s oldest-known time capsule, buried in 1795 by none other than Samuel Adams and Paul Revere. The brass box featured coins from the 1600s, a medal depicting George Washington, newspapers, a silver plate commemorating the capsule’s burial date and other […]

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Celebrating 110 Years of Whole-Person Healthcare

On June 13, we celebrated the 110th anniversary of the founding of Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital. The Washington Sanitarium, which eventually became Washington Adventist Hospital, was founded in 1907 as a place where people came for relaxation in nature. The hospital began with 40 beds and a staff of 12 after Ellen G. White […]

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