UM St. Joseph Medical Center has a rich heritage of compassionate service and superb clinical programs. Our primary goal is to build upon that heritage by enhancing our relationship among our community, employees and physicians. We hope to do this, in part, through our website, where you'll find access to information about our many outstanding programs and services. In addition, we have made finding a physician for your specific needs quick and easy – literally at your fingertips. You'll also find valuable health information and learn about things that you can do to enhance your lifestyle. We hope you'll visit often. We are grateful for the opportunity to serve you and to help carry on the UM St. Joseph mission of providing the highest quality of care possible to our Baltimore community.
UM St. Joseph Medical Center is a 247-bed, Catholic acute care hospital that observes the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services.
Originally called St. Joseph German Hospital, it was founded in 1864 by the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia. The organization moved to its current location in Towson, Maryland in 1965. UM St. Joseph is a member of the University of Maryland Medical System , a multi-hospital system with academic, community and specialty service missions reaching every part of the state and beyond.