Virginia Hospital Center's Mission and Vision is
To Be the Best Health System
Our Mission in Action
The mission is vision of Virginia Hospital Center is shown throughout the community in real life examples.
In partnership with our patients:
On July 1, 2007, Paul Maher and his wife Lori, who was five months pregnant, put their daughter to bed. Seven minutes later Paul, who was just 41 years old, was seizing and in full cardiac arrest while his wife performed CPR and called the paramedics.
Friends of Nursing
Friends of Nursing was established in 1989 with a $250,000 contribution by the Caruthers Family. This fund has grown to a $3 million endowment comprised of 40 individual funds. Earnings from the Friends of Nursing endowment support awards for clinical excellence, advanced clinical certification and professional development for our existing nursing staff as well as scholarships for aspiring nurses.
Arlington Pediatric Center
APC’s mission is to provide a Medical Home offering family-centered care in a culturally-sensitive environment for children birth through 18 years of age, living in Arlington County with family incomes below the Federal Poverty Level. Located in a convenient, accessible location in South Arlington, APC features a full-time staff including: pediatricians, nurses, care coordinators, case managers and a social worker.
Project Give Hope
Project Give Hope has transformed the hallway leading to Virginia Hospital Center's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
Virginia Hospital Center Medical Brigade
Providing humanitarian healthcare to the underserved of Honduras.
The Jennifer Bush-Lawson Foundation
Founded in the belief that every mother and every child deserve important healthcare services for a healthy start in life, the Jennifer Bush-Lawson Foundation provides access to medical services, counseling and support for economically vulnerable mothers-to-be, newborn babies and postpartum mothers who don’t have the means or resources to start their journey on solid footing.
Christopher Carter Foundation
The Christopher Carter Foundation is a charitable organization dedicated to promoting the prevention, early detection and active management of diabetes.