Mayor Bowser News Release: Mayor Bowser and Universal Health Services Break Ground on New Cedar Hill Regional Medical Center, GW Health
February 17, 2022 — Today, Mayor Muriel Bowser and Universal Health Services (UHS) along with George Washington University and Children’s National Hospital broke ground on the new Cedar Hill Regional Medical Center, GW Health in Ward 8 at the St. Elizabeths East Campus.
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Becker’s Hospital Review: $375M UHS Hospital breaks ground in DC
February 17, 2022 — The new hospital will be named Cedar Hill Regional Medical Center, GW Health, after the nearby estate of abolitionist Frederick Douglass.
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Washington Post: Bowser breaks ground for new hospital: Cedar Hill Regional Medical Center
February 17, 2022 — Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) and health-care leaders on Thursday broke ground on the city-funded $375 million, 136-bed facility and unveiled the nod to Cedar Hill, a national historic site less than two miles from the campus, as part of a mission to target health disparities in the surrounding underserved, predominantly Black communities.
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Washington Business Journal: The future St. E’s hospital in Southeast DC has a new name
February 17, 2022 — The acute-care facility, to be run by George Washington University Hospital majority owner Universal Health Services Inc. (NYSE: UHS) will open in 2024.
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WUSA: DC to open new hospital for Ward 7 and 8 residents
February 18, 2022 — City and health officials broke ground on the new Cedar Hill Regional Medical Center, GW Health at St. Elizabeths East in Ward 8 – the first hospital built in the District in over 20 years.
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Patch: Mayor Bowser breaks ground on new hospital in DC
February 18, 2022 — When it opens its doors to patients in December 2024, the new Cedar Hill Regional Medical Center will be the first inpatient facility to open in the District of Columbia in more than 20 years.
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