Holy Cross Hospital is one of the largest hospitals in Maryland. Founded in 1963 by the Congregation of the Sisters of the Holy Cross, today Holy Cross Hospital is a 443-bed, not-for-profit teaching hospital caring for more than 192,000 patients each year.
The hospital offers a full range of inpatient and outpatient health care services, with specialized expertise in women and infant services, senior services, surgery, neuroscience and cancer.
Holy Cross Hospital is nationally recognized for high quality and innovative health care. It is the only hospital in Maryland and the District of Columbia named for four consecutive years as a “Top Performer on Key Quality Measures” by the Joint Commission—the national accrediting organization for health care facilities. Read more.
Holy Cross Hospital's Historic Expansion The seven-story, 232,000 square-foot South Building represents Holy Cross Hospital's largest expansion in more than 50 years. This historic expansion and modernization brings the privacy, comfort and safety of private rooms to patients throughout the hospital. Read more.
The Forest Glen Metro station is 0.4 miles from Holy Cross Hospital. The hospital provides free shuttle bus service to and from the Forest Glen Metro stop, Monday through Friday between 7:15 a.m – 5:15 p.m. The bus is equipped with a lift to accommodate a wheelchair and also has child safety seats for small children. Montgomery County Ride On bus #8 stops directly in front of the main entrance of Holy Cross Hospital. Learn more about public transportation to and from Holy Cross Hospital.