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Holy Cross Health is a Catholic, not-for-profit health system that serves the two most populous counties in Maryland, Montgomery and Prince George’s, with a commitment to being the most trusted provider of health-care services in the area. Founded in 1963 by the Sisters of the Holy Cross, Holy Cross Health is a member of Trinity Health of Livonia, Michigan. Holy Cross Hospital, in Silver Spring, is one of the largest hospitals in Maryland, and Holy Cross Germantown Hospital is the first hospital in the nation built on a community college campus, enhanced by an educational partnership. The Holy Cross Health Network operates primary-care practices and affordable health centers, and offers a wide range of innovative, community-based health and wellness programs. Specialty care, home care and hospice services round out Holy Cross Health’s high-quality and coordinated continuum of care that aims to improve health and let you live life on your own terms. Holy Cross Health contributes a portion of its revenue every year to community benefit activities that meet public needs and improve access to health.

Holy Cross Health is a member of Trinity Health of Livonia, Mich., one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health-care delivery systems in the country, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Holy Cross Health also is a member of the American Hospital Association, the Maryland Hospital Association and the Catholic Health Association. 

By the Numbers

Patient Visits

  • 139,312, Outpatient Visits
  • 87,106 Emergency Center Visits
  • 42,406 Health Center & Physician Practice Visits
  • 32,490 Inpatient Discharges (excluding healthy newborns)
  • 11,176 Surgeries
  • 10,483- Deliveries

Total Patient Visits 171,802 

 $654,271,000 Total Revenue

  • 100 Community Health Programs Weekly
  • 10 Primary & Specialized Care Sites
  • 2 Hospitals with 501 Licensed Hospital Beds and Neonatal Bassinets

Community Benefit

  • $36,020,259 Charity Care
  • $11,818,6778 Mission-Driven Health Care Services
  • $4,017,636 Community Health Services
  • $3,637,238 Health Professions Education
  • $1,104,505 Community Benefit Operations
  • $206,684 Research

$56,804,799 Net Community Benefit

The Kevin J. Sexton Fund to Increase Access and Improve Community Health

Kevin J. Sexton was President and Chief Executive Officer of Holy Cross Health and of the Maryland Region of Trinity Health from 1998 to his retirement in 2016. 


His leadership resulted in tremendous growth and a substantial increase in community service, and strengthened the quality and efficiency in both of the health entities he represented.

In recognition of his tremendous accomplishments,  the Kevin J. Sexton Fund to Increase Access and Improve Community Health was created to honor and continue his legacy of supporting vulnerable, at-risk members of the community.

Help continue Mr. Sexton's legacy by donating to 
The Kevin J. Sexton Fund to Increase Access and Improve Community Health

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