Category Archives: News

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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Annual Golf Tournament Raises More Than $210,000 for New Hospital

Nearly 130 golfers hit the links for a good cause on May 22 at the Washington Adventist Hospital Foundation’s 17th Annual Golf Classic. The event at the Country Club at Woodmore in Bowie raised more than $210,000, which will directly support the building of the new Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital in White Oak. Thanks […]

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Call the Foundation today at (301) 891-6920 if you would like to speak with us about our capital campaign and how you can help transform our community!

We are taking unprecedented steps to build new partnerships that integrate wellness, disease management, healthcare services and extraordinary patient experiences. The relocation of Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital to White Oak and the redevelopment of our Takoma Park location will transform the region. Healthcare today is changing for the better, by prioritizing patient experience and […]

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Spring Construction Update: Pouring the Foundation

With the promise of spring around the corner, our progress building the new Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital in White Oak steadily continues. The foundation pouring for the new hospital officially began in December and was accompanied by the installation of two large tower cranes. The foundation was completed in March, and next we will […]

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Flower Branch Apartment Explosion Survivor Continues Recovery with Washington Adventist Hospital

  Many local residents will forever remember the tragic apartment explosion that rocked our community on Aug. 10, 2016. The fire displaced at least 80 families from their homes in the Flower Branch Apartment complex in Silver Spring and killed seven people. Memar Ayalew, of Ethiopia, was visiting his family while on break from a […]

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Adventist Healthcare Washington Adventist Hospital Foundation’s 17th Annual Golf Classic

The highly anticipated Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital Foundation’s 17th Annual Golf Classic is right around the corner! Mark your calendars for May 22 and enjoy a great day at The Country Club at Woodmore in Bowie, Md. with proceeds directly supporting the new Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital at White Oak. Join your colleagues […]

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Hospital Staff Get Sneak Peek at New Hospital Rooms

In early December, physicians, nurses, hospital leaders and other key staff had the opportunity to assess and confirm the layout and design of mock Emergency Department, Medical Surgical and Intensive Care Unit rooms for the new hospital being built in White Oak, Maryland. Everything from patient beds, to medical devices to lighting and outlet placement […]

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Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital Begins Pouring Foundation for New Hospital

  Hospital and community leaders, caregivers and partners of Adventist HealthCare gathered on Dec. 2 for a blessing ceremony just ahead of the pouring of the foundation for the new Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital in the White Oak area of Maryland, set to open in 2019. The ceremony, opened by Erik Wangsness, president of […]

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Annual Gala Raises over $300,000 for Adventist HealthCare

Adventist HealthCare’s annual gala is our premiere fund-raising event of the year, bringing together business leaders, medical professionals, and other supporters in the community. On Saturday, November 19th, over 500 guests filled the Bethesda North Marriott ballroom to celebrate Adventist HealthCare “Your Heart.Our Hands” Gala. The Gala raised over $300,000 to support and advance Adventist […]

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