Mission, Vision, Values


MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, located in Clinton, Maryland, is an acute care hospital focused on caring for patients and their loved ones utilizing advanced technology under the guidance of expert clinicians. Quality, Safety, Wellness, and Patient Satisfaction are achieved through a spirit of patient centered services that connect us to the community we serve.


To be the trusted leader in caring for people and advancing health.


When you visit MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, we want you to feel like a treasured guest. This is a time of physical and emotional need, and we are here for you. Not only will we meet your medical needs, but we'll offer you the dignity, comfort and support you deserve during trying times. To make your guest experience the best it can be, we value Service, Patient First, Integrity, Respect, Innovation and Teamwork (SPIRIT).

  • Service
    We strive to anticipate and meet the needs of our patients, physicians and co-workers.
  • Patient first
    We strive to deliver the best to every patient every day. The patient is the first priority in everything we do.
  • Integrity
    We communicate openly and honestly, build trust and conduct ourselves according to the highest ethical standards.
  • Respect
    We treat each individual, those we serve and those with whom we work, with the highest professionalism and dignity.
  • Innovation
    We embrace change and work to improve all we do in a fiscally responsible manner.
  • Teamwork
    System effectiveness is built on the collective strength and cultural diversity of everyone, working with open communication and mutual respect.