What patients and families need to know
Patients from around the Washington, D.C. region, across the nation and around the world seek our expertise and innovation in pediatric care. Children's National consists of an acute care hospital, a community-based pediatric network, regional outpatient centers, two emergency rooms and collaborations throughout the region. Learn more about where you can see Oncology specialists.
Located on Michigan Avenue in the heart of Washington, D.C., our 323-bed facility houses physicians practicing over 42 pediatric subspecialties. A leader in the development of innovative new treatments for childhood illness and injury, the nationally and internationally recognized staff of pediatric healthcare professionals at Children's National delivers sophisticated care to thousands of families throughout the region and around the world.
Children’s National Hospital partners with Johns Hopkins to provide pediatric radiation oncology at Sibley Memorial Hospital.
Children’s National Hospital patients can receive expert, specialty care, at our outpatient centers throughout Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia. Our Montgomery County location has a variety of services that provide children with a range of care options, including dermatology, gastroenterology and neurosurgery, among others.
Pediatric Specialists of Virginia's Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders is a specialty location that focuses on hematology, oncology and other blood-related disorders.
Heather Walsh's Story
Meet Heather Walsh, MSN, RN, PCNS-BC, CHSE, CPN, the Simulation Education Specialist in the Board of Visitors (BOV) Simulation Program. She’s been at Children’s National for over 15 years. Her nickname is "The Tap Dancing Nurse."
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