MedStar Georgetown nurses are Magnet nurses. Magnet recognition puts MedStar Georgetown in the top-tier of acute care institutions. What does this mean? For nurses, working within a Magnet hospital means you will have the recognition, rewards, and advancement you need for a fulfilling career. It sets the institution apart from the crowd and places it among the very best in the nation. So there is no doubt that at a Magnet hospital, your opportunities and challenges will be everything you ever dreamed possible.
For the patient, Magnet recognition provides the definitive benchmark for excellence in nursing care. It reassures patients and their families by ensuring that the honored hospital has a proven track record in quality care.
We invite you to see for yourself why MedStar Georgetown University Hospital was the first in the area to receive this celebrated award. What you'll find is a team that was once proud to be called "the nurses hospital," but is now even more pleased to say we're "the Magnet nurses hospital."