What patients and families need to know
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Happening now at Children's National Hospital
The DC Health Matters Collaborative, founded in part by Children’s National, has launched DC Health Matters Connect. This tool can help D.C. residents find free or reduced cost services for housing, food, health and more.
The spread of coronavirus requires immediate action. We're working around the clock to keep young people and their families healthy. Help us meet these urgent demands through your philanthropic support.
If you have recently recovered from COVID-19 infection, you have antibodies in your plasma that are primed to fight the infection. This may help other patients who are acutely ill. Learn how you can donate.
Recognized experts in pediatric health
Ranked #6 Children's Hospital and #1 for Babies
U.S. News &World Report ranks our hospital as the #6 pediatric hospital nationally. We're proud to be named #1 for newborn intensive care and have four additional specialties ranked in the top 10.
Recognition in Patient-Centered Care
All Children’s National primary care practices in Washington, D.C., and Maryland have received National Committee for Quality Assurance Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition.
Our Care Earns Nursing’s Highest Honors
Only 7% of hospitals nationwide earn Magnet® status, awarded for excellence in nursing and patient care. This designation affirms our commitment to family-centered care.