At Children’s National, we value the importance of well-informed and well-equipped health providers. Here are some of the resources frequently called upon to care for our patients.
Referral Guidelines for our subspecialty areas.
This system allows you to seamlessly send referral information to our Contact Center so we can better co-manage your patients and meet their specialty care needs.
The Division of Cardiology provides both inpatient and outpatient diagnostic and treatment services for a full range of pediatric cardiovascular disorders.
Questions and emergent referrals from physicians may be directed to the on-call Cardiac Intensivist by calling Cardiac Critical Care.
When a patient is referred for a full cardiac evaluation, cardiac imaging, particularly echocardiogram, is often included.
Reasons to refer a patient for a fetal echocardiogram include several maternal and fetal risk factors.
Debbie Lafond began her career at Children’s National in 1991 as a clinical coordinator of the IV therapy team, and joined the department of Hematology/Oncology a year later as an advanced practice clinician.
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