As a recognized national model in the care of frail elders, the Medical House Call Program has served nearly 1,500 patients in Washington, D.C. since 1999. We are a part of the MedStar Washington Hospital Center, a not-for-profit hospital affiliated with MedStar Health, and we depend on the support of generous donors.
Grants, gifts and donations come from foundations, philanthropists, corporations, and other grateful individuals. These important sources of support supplement fee-for-service reimbursement from third parties, which does not cover our travel time or other coordination of care efforts.
Previous grants, gifts and donations have allowed us to:
Grants, gifts, and donations to the Medical House Call Program are made through the Washington Hospital Center Foundation, and are tax-deductible in accordance with IRS regulations. If you have any questions, please contact the Foundation office at 202-877-GIVE (4483). To make a gift online, click here.
If you are a foundation or other grant-making organization interested in learning more about the Medical House Call Program's mission and needs, please contact Dr. Eric De Jonge, Geriatrics Section Director, at 202-877-0218.