Mission, Vision and Values

MedStar St. Mary's Hospital is a full-service hospital, which delivers state-of-the-art emergency, acute inpatient and outpatient care.


MedStar St. Mary's Hospital, Leonardtown, Maryland, is a community hospital that upholds its tradition of caring by continuously promoting, maintaining and improving health through education and services while assuring quality care, patient safety and fiscal integrity.


To be the trusted leader in caring for people and advancing health.


When you visit MedStar St. Mary's Hospital, we want you to feel like a treasured guest. This is a time of physical and emotional need, and we are here for you. Not only will we meet your medical needs, but we'll offer you the dignity, comfort and support you deserve during trying times. To make your guest experience the best it can be, we value Service, Patient First, Integrity, Respect, Innovation and Teamwork (SPIRIT).

  • Service
    We strive to anticipate and meet the needs of our patients, physicians and co-workers.
  • Patient first
    We strive to deliver the best to every patient every day. The patient is the first priority in everything we do.
  • Integrity
    We communicate openly and honestly, build trust and conduct ourselves according to the highest ethical standards.
  • Respect
    We treat each individual, those we serve and those with whom we work, with the highest professionalism and dignity.
  • Innovation
    We embrace change and work to improve all we do in a fiscally responsible manner.
  • Teamwork
    System effectiveness is built on the collective strength and cultural diversity of everyone, working with open communication and mutual respect.

Do you know someone who has SPIRIT? 

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital recognizes two associates each month for going above and beyond in their work and exemplifying our SPIRIT values. If you're an associate who knows notices a coworker going the extra mile, please take a moment to fill out a SPIRIT nomination form and return it to Human Resources.

Nominate your co-worker online or download a printable form.