Location: Main clinic and hospital is located in downtown Seattle
Virginia Mason Medical Center, founded in 1920, is a non-profit comprehensive regional health-care system in Seattle that combines a primary and specialty care group practice of more than 440 physicians with a 336-bed acute-care hospital.
Virginia Mason operates a network of clinics throughout the Puget Sound area; manages Bailey-Boushay House, a nursing residence and Chronic Care Management program for people living with HIV and AIDS; and operates Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason, internationally recognized in autoimmune disease research.
Virginia Mason is known for applying manufacturing principles to health care to improve quality and patient safety.
Accredited: Yes. To see how Virginia Mason measures up on overall quality and in specific areas visit the Joint Commission’s page on VM.
Number of beds: 336
Physician staff: 440
Research: Yes, the Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason focuses on the role the immune system plays in such diseases as diabetes, arthritis, heart disease and cancer.
1100 Ninth Ave
Seattle, WA 98101.
Main telephone number: Toll-free # is (866) TEAM-MED or (866-832-6633)
Map and Directions: from Virginia Mason’s website