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Fetal Risk-Assessment Protocol Developed at Children’s National Predicts Complications from Congenital Heart Disease at Birth

Mary T. Donofrio, MD, Director of the Fetal Heart Program and Critical Care Delivery Program at Children’s National, has published the conclusions of an eight-year study determining the accuracy of a delivery room risk-assessment ranking protocol for babies diagnosed in utero with congenital heart disease (CHD), in the Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 

Children's National Ebola Response Task Force Publishes Report on Preparedness and Response Plan

When the 2014 Ebola virus outbreak erupted internationally with a threat to spread to the U.S, Children’s National Health System faced the crisis by creating an innovative multidisciplinary Ebola Response Task Force that developed, implemented, and refined plans ranging from education, screening, transporting, monitoring, isolating and caring for patients, to logistics, communications, and advocacy.