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Telehealth

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Now Scheduling Primary and Specialty Care Video Visits

New and existing patients from Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia can now see Children's National providers from the comfort of their own home.
Call 1-888-884-BEAR (2327) to make an appointment today.

URAC telehealth accreditation logoThe Children's National Hospital Telehealth program enables our health care providers to help families, physicians and other health care partners receive care or guidance through video visits. Through these efforts, our world-class care is transcending geographic barriers through digital health. Children's National has received Telehealth Accreditation from URAC for its commitment to promoting quality virtual health services for patients and families.

If you are a parent and would like to schedule a telehealth appointment for your child, please call the Bear Line at 1-888-884-BEAR (2327) and then view our appointment instructions. If you are a referring provider or you're interested in a telehealth partnership, email us or complete this form.

Contact Us

If you’re interested in more information or engaging with our specialists or services, view our contact information.

Telehealth Team

  • David Wessel

    David Wessel
    Executive Vice President
    Chief Medical Officer
    Physician-In-Chief

  • Children's National Hospital

    Paula Wadley
    Vice President, Chief Medical Office

  • Ricardo Muñoz

    Ricardo Munoz
    Division Chief, Cardiac Critical Care Medicine
    Executive Director, Telemedicine
    Co-Director, Children's National Heart Institute

  • Alejandro Lopez_Magallon

    Alejandro Lopez-Magallon
    Medical Director, Telemedicine
    Cardiac Critical Care Specialist

  • Shireen Atabaki

    Shireen Atabaki
    Medical Director, Informatics
    Associate Medical Director, Telemedicine
    Emergency Medicine Physician

  • Karen Smith

    Karen Smith
    Medical Director, Global Services
    Medical Director, School-Based Telehealth Program
    Hospitalist

  • Rachel Selekman

    Rachel Selekman
    Associate Director, Ambulatory Telemedicine
    Urologist

  • Children's National Hospital

    Margarita Arroyave-Wessel
    Program Manager, Telehealth

  • Children's National Hospital

    Ali Al Ameen
    Program Coordinator, Telemedicine

  • Children's National Hospital

    Menchee Berris
    Nurse Clinical Program Coordinator, Tele-Cardiac ICU Command Center & Cardiac Critical Care Medicine

  • Children's National Hospital

    Anamaria Daza
    Operations Coordinator, Telemedicine

  • Children's National Hospital

    Ron Dixon
    Coordinator, Telemedicine

  • Children's National Hospital

    Antwion Jefferson
    Telemedicine Coordinator, Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health

  • Children's National Hospital

    Sheikh Mawla
    Supervisor, Telemedicine Technical Support

  • Children's National Hospital

    Ariel McDade
    Senior IT Security Risk Analyst, Telemedicine

  • Children's National Hospital

    Miriam Peters
    Operations Coordinator, Prenatal Pediatrics Institute & Division of Telemedicine

  • Children's National Hospital

    Thomas Powell
    Telehealth Coordinator, Telemedicine

  • Children's National Hospital

    Lucas Saenz
    Research Faculty, Telemedicine

  • Children's National Hospital

    Stephen Smelley
    Senior Tech Support Specialist, Telemedicine

  • Children's National Hospital

    Amy Stuhlfauth
    Clinical Program Coordinator

  • Children's National Hospital

    Kellie Swink
    Clinical Nurse Program Coordinator, Tele-Cardiac ICU Command Center