Hadley Memorial Hospital (Washington, D.C., Maryland, US)

A former nonprofit 80-bed general hospital incorporated, owned, and operated by the Columbia Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, situated on a hill overlooking the Potomac River at 4601 Martin Luther King, Jr., Avenue SW., Washington, D.C. It was accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Hospitals and was a member of the American Hospital Association. It received patients from far and near, regardless of race, creed, color, national origin, or sex, ranging from the diplomatic to the indigent. The hospital grew out of the work of the Washington Sanitarium Mission Hospital (commonly called “the clinic”), which opened in 1914 under the direction of Dr. L. E. Elliott in the historic Thomas Law house at 1252 Sixth Street SW. The clinic was operated by the Washington San...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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4601 Martin Luther King, Jr., Avenue SW
Washington, D.C., MD
United States