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Coronavirus Update:What patients and families need to know

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Give Kids a Reason to Believe This Holiday Season. Your Donation Offers Hope for Families in Our Care.

Countless patients, families and health care heroes will spend their holidays at Children's National Hospital this year. Donate today to support world-class care and groundbreaking research.

Niti Dham, M.D.


Washingtonian Names 62 Children's National Physicians to 2020 "Top Doctors" List

The magazine’s 2020 "Top Doctors" list highlights the region’s best physicians from a wide array of specialties as nominated by their peers in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia.

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Race for Every Child: Virtual Edition Surpasses 2020 Fundraising Goal

263 teams came together virtually to raise more than $820,000 for Children’s National patients! Watch our recorded Race Day celebration.

It just feels great having us all under one roof and I finally feel like I got my family back.
Read Parker's Story

Recognized experts in pediatric health


Top 10 in the Nation and #1 for Newborn Care

We're proud to be named one of the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. We are ranked #1 in neonatology and have six additional specialties ranked in the top 10.

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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.

Magnet Recognized

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.