woman wearing medical clothes smiling with word diversity at the bottom

We foster inclusion and embrace diversity in human experiences, ideas and perspectives.

BEHAVIOR: We listen and empower our patients, team members and communities to create an atmosphere of belonging.

ACTION: We celebrate our differences and create welcoming environments with opportunity for all to reach their potential.

Our Values in Action

Hear directly from our team members how they live our values in the work that they do each day.


DoRhonja & DiversityIt started as just an idea. Could the University of Maryland Medical System provide better hair and skin care products in the hospital setting for patients of color? DoRhonja Nichols and others worked to make this initiative happen, proving that we are committed to creating an atmosphere of belonging.

Watch DoRhonja's video.

Walter Braxton has many roles, including helping organize an annual arts event that celebrates diversity among artists.

Watch Walter's video.