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About The Johns Hopkins Hospital

The pedestrian bridge outside of The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Patients are the focus of everything we do at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Our mission to advance patient care, education, and research continues to change the course of modern medicine.

Mission, Vision and Values

Our Mission

To improve the health of our community and the world by setting the standard of excellence in patient care.

Our Vision

To lead the world in the diagnosis and treatment of disease and to train tomorrow’s great physicians, nurses and scientists.

Our Values

Excellence & Discovery
Leadership & Integrity
Diversity & Inclusion
​​​​​​​Respect & Collegiality

The Johns Hopkins Hospital By the Numbers

43K+ Annual Inpatient Admissions

94K+ Annual Emergency Department Visits

2,413 Full-Time Attending Physicians


The year when our nursing program was the first in Maryland to receive Magnet designation.


The year the Johns Hopkins Hospital was founded and started a revolution in the way American medicine is taught and delivered.

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