Adventist HealthCare, based in Gaithersburg, MD, is a faith-based, not-for-profit organization of dedicated professionals who work together each day to improve the health and well-being of people and communities. We are the first and largest provider of healthcare in Montgomery County, Maryland, and have served the Washington, D.C., region since 1907. 

Our Mission

We extend God’s care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing.

Our Vision

Adventist HealthCare, based in Gaithersburg, MD, is a faith-based, not-for-profit organization of dedicated professionals who work together each day to improve the health and well-being of people and communities. We are the first and largest provider of healthcare in Montgomery County, Maryland, and have served the Washington, D.C., region since 1907. 

Our RISES values

We seek to embody these core principles in all that we do. 

Respect

We recognize the infinite worth of each individual.

Integrity

We are conscientious and trustworthy in everything we do.

Service

We care for our patients, their families and each other with compassion.

Excellence

We do our best every day to exceed expectations.

Stewardship

We take ownership to efficiently and effectively extend God’s care.

How do we convey our values?

Each time we interact with a patient, family member or friend, we aim to provide the highest-quality care to ensure healing for the whole person in body, mind and spirit. Our mission to serve people with a sense of unity and oneness is reinforced by our commitment to
Care. Compassion. Community.

We offer a full spectrum of comprehensive services:

Hospitals

Our acute-care hospitals are recognized for excellence in emergency care, high-risk obstetrical and neonatal care, cardiac and vascular interventional care, oncology care, behavioral health services and a number of specialized surgeries, as well as services for children.

  • Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center
  • Adventist HealthCare White Oak Medical Center
  • Adventist HealthCare Fort Washington Medical Center
  • Howard University Hospital (Management Services Agreement)

Rehabilitation

Our inpatient rehabilitation hospitals and outpatient clinics offer personalized, specialty care including Cardiac Rehabilitation, Amputee Rehabilitation, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy and Cancer/Lymphedema Therapy.

  • Adventist HealthCare Rehabilitation Rockville
  • Adventist HealthCare Rehabilitation Takoma Park
  • Adventist HealthCare Rehabilitation White Oak – opening Fall 2021
  • Outpatient Centers (five locations)

Mental Health Services

Adventist HealthCare offers 143 behavioral health hospital beds, as well as outpatient programs for individuals and group support for children, adults and seniors.

  • The Lourie Center for Children’s Social & Emotional Wellness
  • The Ridge School (grades six through 12)
  • The Manor (an adult assisted living facility)

Cancer Care

The Shady Grove Adventist Aquilino Cancer Center is the first and only free-standing comprehensive cancer center in Montgomery County, Maryland, featuring a full range of integrated cancer care under one roof. We also recently opened White Oak Cancer Center to further enhance the high-quality care offered next door at Adventist HealthCare White Oak Medical Center.

Community-based Care

We offer a full spectrum of quality healthcare through our network of physician practices and specialized services.

  • Adventist HealthCare Adventist Medical Group
  • Adventist HealthCare Germantown Emergency Center
  • Capital Choice Pathology Laboratory (CCPLab)
  • Adventist HealthCare Urgent Care (four locations)
  • Adventist HealthCare Imaging (seven locations)
  • CoreLife (four locations)

Home Care Services

Our home health and private-duty agencies have brought healing home with comprehensive skilled services and compassionate care since 1973.

  • Adventist HealthCare Adventist Home Health
  • Adventist HealthCare Adventist Choice Nursing
  • Adventist HealthCare Home Assistance

Population Health and Wellness

Adventist HealthCare proactively promotes health equity by raising awareness, improving access to culturally appropriate care and providing wellness outreach and education – often working with many community organizations and congregations of diverse faiths to most effectively connect with vulnerable populations. We have been a regional leader in providing charity (uncompensated) care and community benefit.

  • Faith Community Health
  • Adventist HealthCare LifeWork Strategies
  • Center for Professional Development

Awards and Recognitions

Our high quality is recognized by elite accreditations and awards for areas such as cancer, cardiac, stroke, joint replacement, rehabilitation and home care.
Please visit: AdventistHealthCare.com/Awards to learn more.

Consider joining our team!

Enjoy excellent benefits, continuing education opportunities and a supportive work environment. Feel good about the work you do because of our faith-based mission and approach to compassionate care. Match your experience and skills to a wide range of full- and part-time positions for healthcare professionals and non-clinical staff at AdventistHealthCare.com/Careers.