at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center

Our mission is to bring excellence in hospitality to the Hackerman-Patz House at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center


The Hackerman-Patz House provides a warm compassionate home-like setting for patients and families coming from outside our service area, where daily travel from home is a hardship.

Thanks to the generosity of Willard and Lillian Patz Hackerman, the house is a natural extension of our founding caregiver's mission to provide loving

WHat our guests are saying?
A few words about us...
Hackerma​n-Patz House

​"We used to own a B&B so we are rather particular regarding lodging accommodations. The facility and service are truly outstanding. This has been the perfect place for my husband to recuperate from his surgery. Wonderful facility!! Really appreciated the 'kitchenette' and washer & dryer on site." KM

"Everyone was amazing, friendly and helpful. It was a pleasure to stay here so we could be close to our family member during his hospital stay." - CS

"A wonderful experience during this difficult time. I will recommend this 'Home away from Home' highly." - JT

"Staff was excellent, very helpful. The best!" - MC

To donate to the Hackerman-Patz House or to be included on the donor Giving Tree, please contact the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center Foundation at 410.337.1397 or click on the button below to complete and submit the "Make a Gift" form. Your donation is 100% tax deductible.

Thanks to the lead gift-in-kind of Willard and Lillian Patz Hackerman. the Hackerman-Patz House is able to provide loving service and compassionate care to patients and families.


Through guest fees, fundraising efforts, special friends and your support through donations, the Hackerman-Pats House will be able to continue its service to the community for years to come.

services and compassionate care. Built to keep family members close together in times of illness, the Hackerman-Patz House offers and affordable, comfortable alternative to standard hotel lodging and provides convenience for patients and caregivers who must travel long distances for their medical treatment.