Kidney/Renal Why Choose Us

Bernard Jaar, MD, nephrologist at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, who serves as a medical advisor on the board of the National Kidney Foundation and has received their America's President's Award for his efforts with chronic kidney disease.

Our renal dialysis program has been designated a 5 Diamond Facility by the Mid-Atlantic Renal Coalition based on our commitment to providing safe, high - quality care and promoting kidney health education and awareness.

July 2015 U.S. News & World Report names MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital as one of the Best Hospitals in the region for Nephrology.

July 2014 U.S.News & World Report honors MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital in its annual Best Hospitals rankings.

July 2013 MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital has been named a top hospital in Maryland and in the Baltimore metro area by U.S. News & World Report, receiving high performance ratings in eight specialty areas including diabetes and endocrinology; gastroenterology and GI surgery; geriatrics; nephrology; neurology and neurosurgery; orthopaedics; pulmonology; and urology.MGSH_USNews_Nephrology

February 2013 The Mid-Atlantic Renal Coalition designates MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital's renal dialysis program as a 5 Diamond Facility based on its commitment to creating a culture of safety as well as increasing safety education and awareness for renal patients.

The Mid-Atlantic Renal Coalition designates MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital's renal dialysis program as a 5 Diamond Facility based on its commitment to creating a culture of safety as well as increasing safety education and awareness for renal patients.

July 2012 U.S. News & World Report honors MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital in its annual Best Hospitals rankings. Fewer than 150 of the nation’s roughly 5,000 hospitals are ranked in at least one of 16 medical specialties. The rest of the recognized hospitals met a standard of performance nearly as demanding in one or more specialties.

MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital ranked regionally by U.S. News & World Report as high-performing in:

  • Cancer
  • Diabetes & Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Geriatrics
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology & Neurosurgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Pulmonology
  • Urology

November 2012 U.S. News & World Report ranks MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital as a high-performing hospital in the Baltimore Region for nine specialties including cancer, diabetes & endocrinology, gastroenterology, geriatrics, nephrology, neurology & neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology and urology.

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