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Children’s National is the leading provider of pediatric care in the Washington, DC, area. Our team of 6,000+ employees provide world-class care in a warm and caring environment designed with kids in mind. Children’s National is a Magnet® designated hospital and is consistently ranked among the best pediatric hospitals in America by U.S.News and World Report.

Our Mission

Since our inception, Children’s National has been committed to improving the lives of children everywhere through Care, Advocacy, Research, and Education.

We accomplish this through:

  • Providing a quality healthcare experience for our patients and families
  • Improving health outcomes for children regionally, nationally, and internationally
  • Leading the creation of innovative solutions to pediatric health challenges

Our Vision

Children’s medicine isn’t just what we do, it’s all we do and we will set the standard of excellence for the care of children. Our vision is:

  • To lead the nation in advancing the health and well-being of all children.
  • To be a premier pediatric health system, with leadership
    in advocacy, research, education, and clinical care.
  • To set the standard in delivering the highest quality care, in ways that put the child at the center

Our employees are the heart and soul of our mission. One of our greatest assets is the diversity of our workforce, which adds to the richness of our culture. Teamwork, dedication, and professionalism are essential values and characteristics that make our employees unique.

Search our Current Job and Career Openings to see what opportunities are available for you to join the exciting team at Children’s. Read more about Equal Employment Opportunity policy.

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Why Children's?

Our health system is dedicated to hiring the best employees to care for our kids.

Our Culture

Learn about the culture at Children's National Health System and see what opportunities are available for you to join the exciting team.


Children's National Health System provides an excellent benefits package focused on meeting the needs of our growing workforce.


Children’s National Health System offers many programs for new and experienced doctors.

Nursing at Children's National

Nursing at Children's is integral to the mission of Care, Advocacy, Research, and Education. We know what it takes to truly connect with kids.

How to Apply

Children’s National offers exciting career opportunities. You are invited to apply for any open positions listed for which you believe you are qualified. Learn how you may submit your application.

Employee Resource Center

Welcome to the Employee Resource Center. Children's National Health System offers online resources to staff members so that they can access important tools and information from home or work. Stay up-to-date on email, benefits, and much more!

Fast Fact

We employ 559 physicians and 1,663 nurses.

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