Northwest Hospital (Randallstown, Maryland)

Northwest Hospital, formerly known as Northwest Hospital Center and Baltimore County General Hospital before that, is a hospital in Randallstown, Maryland (a suburb of Baltimore) owned and operated by LifeBridge Health. The hospital is full-service, with an emergency department and surgical facilities. It is located at the intersection of Old Court Road and Carlson Lane, south of Liberty Road.

Northwest Hospital
LifeBridge Health
Location5401 Old Court Road, Randallstown, Maryland, United States
Coordinates39°21′32″N 76°46′53″W / 39.35889°N 76.78139°W / 39.35889; -76.78139Coordinates: 39°21′32″N 76°46′53″W / 39.35889°N 76.78139°W / 39.35889; -76.78139
Care systemPrivate non-profit
Emergency departmentYes
Opened1963, then called Baltimore County General Hospital
ListsHospitals in Maryland

Northwest Hospital has 254 private inpatient beds and offers care for medical, surgical, behavioral health, rehabilitative and hospice patients. Its facilities have been designed around the Friesen concept, with nursing alcoves outside each patient room so nurses can spend more time with their patients. The Friesen-design hospital functions differently from the traditional hospital in that it creates an environment conducive to direct patient care through smaller 20-bed units; elimination of nursing stations; and placing supplies, medications and charts in close proximity to patients.


  1. ^ "Licensed Acute Care Hospital Beds Fiscal Year 2018" (PDF). Retrieved Jan 9, 2018.