What patients and families need to know
An Urgent Need:
Help Us Respond to Coronavirus
Find the care you need — from specialty treatment to everyday needs
Happening now at Children's National Hospital
Children’s National Hospital has received a tremendous amount of support and interest from individuals and companies asking to donate critical supplies to our system. Learn how you can help.
It’s important to keep morale high when many feel so low. Please add your kind thoughts, inspiring videos and photos to our Cheering for Children’s virtual bulletin board to help put a smile on our healthcare heroes’ faces.
We are looking for childcare providers for our essential staff, so they can continue to care for patients at our hospital during this time of great need. Please fill out our childcare availability form to help our team.
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.