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Creating Healthier Futures for Kids
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Happening now at Children's National Hospital
Rise and Shine
Due to a combination of an infant formula recall and supply chain issues, parents are currently experiencing a shortage of infant formula. Read more to learn what you can do to cope with the formula shortage.
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s HEI evaluates health care facilities on policies dedicated to the equitable treatment and inclusion of LGBTQ+ patients, visitors and employees. Learn more about this achievement.
Due to a national blood shortage, we are asking eligible donors to donate blood and platelets to help make a difference in our patients' lives during this critical time. Learn how you can donate.
Recognized experts in pediatric health
Top 10 in the Nation and #1 for Newborn Care
For the fifth year in a row, 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.
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.