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What makes a hospital ‘baby-friendly’?

by Tamika Auguste, MD, Obstetrics and Gynecology
July 19, 2017

Gone are the days when you’d stand at a window and gaze at 15 babies lined up in bassinets in…

Celebrated Physician: Clint Pettit, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
July 07, 2017

Why Palliative Care? In recent years, more and more patients facing a serious illness have turned to the complimentary discipline…

Celebrated Physician: Pamela Paufler, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
June 22, 2017

Who is Dr. Paufler? Many physicians have pursued other careers before entering medicine, but the path Pamela Paufler, MD took…

Celebrated Physician: Sara Iqbal, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
June 09, 2017

Who is Dr. Iqbal? The joyful anticipation of childbirth can also be fraught with anxiety, particularly if the pregnancy is considered…

Happy Birthday, MedStar Washington Hospital Center: Yesterday and Today

by the MWHC Blog Team
March 10, 2017

Below are excerpts from Washington Hospital Center’s 25th Anniversary History, published in 1983 and called, “Building on Yesterday, Becoming Tomorrow”…

A Stellar Performance: SuperStars Who Go Above and Beyond

by the MWHC Blog Team
March 03, 2017

Pictured here from left to right:  MedStar Washington Hospital Center Board Treasurer Stan Gutkowski; Earl Mozie, Roberto Perez, Stephen Willson,…