Holy Cross Hospital is one of the largest hospitals in Maryland. Founded 50 years ago 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 the high quality of its care. It is the only hospital in Maryland and the District of Columbia named for three consecutive years as a “Top Performer on Key Quality Measures” by the Joint Commission—the national accrediting organization for health care facilities.
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.