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Together, we will build a health care system that meets the needs of all residents, attacks health disparities, and makes us more resilient for the challenges that lie ahead 

Together, we will build a health care system that meets the needs of all residents, attacks health disparities, and makes us more resilient for the challenges that lie ahead 

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GW Health Hospital Construction Timeline and Process

***Attention: Please note that UHS responses to the RFQ questions submitted through September 25, will now be posted on Thursday October 8 by 5 pm. We are not accepting any additional questions during this time. The final submission deadline for the RFQ has also been extended to Friday, October 16 at 5 pm. ***

Howard University Hospital

A new Howard University Hospital on Georgia Avenue NW with Five Centers of Excellence and an academic teaching facility.
  • Level I Trauma Center
  • Academic Teaching Hospital
  • 225 bed, 600,000-square-foot facility
  • Current hospital remains open until new facility is constructed.
  • $650 million

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New Hospital at St. Elizabeths East
 

The new ambulatory pavilion is scheduled to open in the fall of 2023, and the new hospital is currently scheduled to open in the fall of 2024.

  • A 136-bed hospital at St. Elizabeths East with a verified trauma center
  • New Ambulatory Center at St. Elizabeths
  • Two New Urgent Care Facilities in Ward 7 and Ward 8
  • Fully Integrated System of Care

Timeline

Latest Updates

July 21, 2020 - Statement from Mayor Bowser on Council Votes Approving Two New District Hospitals

Mayor Muriel Bowser issued the following statement on passage of Bill 23-777, “New Hospital at St. Elizabeths Amendment Act of 2020” and initial approval of Bill 23-778 “New Howard University Hospital and Redevelopment Tax Abatement Act of 2020.” Read the Full Statement

 

April 29, 2020 - Mayor Bowser Announces Agreements for Two New Hospitals to Bring Equity to DC’s Health Care System

Mayor Muriel Bowser announced two monumental agreements to improve health care and address inequalities in health outcomes for District residents. The agreements include the construction of two new, state-of-the-art hospitals. Read More on Hospital Announcement

 

Building a More Equitable Healthcare System