Inova Fairfax Hospital

Badge: nationally ranked Nationally Ranked Hospital

Ranked #3 in Virginia

Recognized in Northern Virginia

Ranked #1 in Washington DC metro area

Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, VA is ranked nationally in 1 adult and 1 pediatric specialties. It was also high-performing in 11 adult specialties, as shown below. Inova Fairfax Hospital is a 926-bed general medical and surgical facility with 47,442 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 13,177 annual inpatient and 16,418 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 142,794 visits. Inova Fairfax Hospital is a teaching hospital.

U.S. News included the following facilities in evaluating Inova Fairfax Hospital:

Inova Children's Hospital in pediatrics.

Adult Specialties

This hospital was among 147 facilities—roughly 3 percent of the 4,806 analyzed for the latest Best Hospitals rankings—to be ranked in even one of the 16 specialties.

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Pediatric Specialties

This hospital was one of 89 facilities that were ranked in at least one of 10 specialties in the 2014-15 Best Children's Hospitals.

Nationally Ranked

Patient Satisfaction

Under a federal program, most U.S. hospitals now sample recently discharged patients and ask them about their stay. In a year's worth of surveys, here's how this hospital's patients responded to a key question, along with averages within the state and nationally.


Whether patients would recommend the hospital to friends and family:

State Average
National Average
Probably or definitely not
State Average
National Average

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For more about this hospital, see hospital details. The information shown is provided by the American Hospital Association, which compiles data on all U.S. hospitals through an annual survey and from other sources. Hospital ownership, number of doctors and nurses, volume of births and ER visits, and available services such as sports medicine are just a few examples of data collected by the AHA. Find out more at

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Location & Contact Information

Inova Fairfax Hospital

3300 Gallows Road

Falls Church, VA 22042-3300

(703) 776–4001

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