Patients from around the Washington, DC, region, the nation, and world seek our expertise and innovation in pediatric care. Children’s National Health System consists of a community-based pediatric network, eight regional outpatient centers, an ambulatory surgery center, two emergency rooms, an acute care hospital, and collaborations throughout the region.

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Main Hospital

A leader in the development of innovative new treatments for childhood illness and injury, Children's National's nationally and internationally recognized staff of pediatric healthcare professionals delivers sophisticated care to thousands of families throughout the region and around the world.

Mary Washington Hospital

Mary Washington's well-baby nursery and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) houses highly trained Children’s National neonatologists and neonatal nurse practitioners providing 24-hour coverage, consultations, assessments, and care to premature and critically ill newborn babies as well as direct access to pediatric subspecialty services at the Children’s National downtown location. The pediatric unit at Mary Washington Hospital also is staffed by experts in hospital medicine from Children’s National, extending our expert pediatric care farther into the Fredericksburg, VA, metropolitan area.