About DCH

Doctors Community Hospital is an award winning, 186-bed acute care medical and surgical hospital.  Founded in 1975 by leading physicians in Prince George’s County, the hospital has continued to be in the forefront in providing state-of-the-art medical care while remembering the elemental human touch.

Doctors Community Hospital has received numerous awards during its history. Among these honors are the CareScience Top Performers in its Select Practices and several citations by U.S. News and World Report as one of America’s Best Hospitals. Despite these achievements, it is the comfort and satisfaction of our patients that really distinguishes the hospital. According to the Jackson Organization, patients rated us in the 92nd percentile of all hospitals in the nation for their satisfaction with our Emergency Center; our Outpatient Services outperforms regional benchmarks.

The Mission of Doctors Community Hospital is "Dedicated to Caring for Your Health".

Our Vision is to continuously strive for excellence in service and clinical quality to distinguish us with our patients and other customers.

Our Values are vested in the word "SERVICE."

     S = Safety  

     E = Excellence

     R = Respect

     V = Vision

     I  = Innovation

     C = Compassion

     E = Everyone

Our hospital is highly regarded for its excellence in:

The Hospital also operates specialized treatment technologies, including lithotripsy for non-surgical kidney stone removal and cardiac catheterization for exploration of the heart and its arteries. 

We are committed to providing the highest quality of care, safety and service for our patients.  If you wish to comment on your experience with us, or that of a family member, we would love to hear from you.  Please feel free to call any member of our executive management team at 301-552-8085 or 301-552-8102 or our Patient Action Line at 301-552-0899.  If we have not resolved your care or safety concerns, you may also call the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations' Office of Quality Reporting at 1-800-994-6610.

For more information about our hospital, please call Community Relations at 301-552-8060.  We look forward to serving you!

Doctors Community Hospital
8118 Good Luck Road, Lanham, Maryland 20706



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