Spirit of Women

Mary Washington Healthcare is a member of Spirit of Women, a coalition of hospitals and healthcare providers that ascribe to high standards of excellence in women’s health, education and community outreach.

spirithospitalmwhcWhat is Spirit of Women?
Spirit of Women hospitals are committed to making good health easier and to help women and their families take action that results in better health.  Spirit hospitals aspire to the highest standards in women’s health outreach and clinical care.  Spirit hospitals also uphold Seven Standards for Excellence in Women’s Health that guarantee that the experience at a Spirit Hospital will be sensitive and customized to individual healthcare needs.


Upcoming Events:

2016 Spirit of Women Awards

This annual awards program, through Mary Washington Healthcare, honors ordinary women who selflessly provide extraordinary service to benefit their communities. Nominations have closed and the winners will be announced in May.

Nominations were accepted in these three categories:
Spirit of Women Teacher of the Year: an award for one of our area’s best educators. Nominate a teacher who inspires her students and shares her time and talent beyond school hours to help students, families and other community members in need.
Spirit of Women School Nurse of the Year: an award recognizing excellence and innovation in school nursing. Nominate a school nurse who takes the lead to help her school and school district create a culture of wellness that benefits students and staff. Her efforts have an impact on families, community and the lives of others.
Spirit of Women Youth of the Year: an award to honor a young woman (ages 14-18) who represents the best of future generations. Nominate a young woman who is selfless in the classroom and uses her talents to benefit her classmates and community.

Winners will be surprised during a special assembly or event at their school and will go on to compete in the National Spirit of Women Awards Program.

 Girls' Night Out

Fun & Fancy Masquerade

Thursday, October 6, 2016 | 5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Jepson Alumni Executive Center | 1119 Hanover Street | Fredericksburg 22401

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 Not a Spirit of Women Member? Click here to learn more or sign up now for a free membership.

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Questions about the Spirit of Women may be sent to the MWHC Spirit Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..



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