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Coronavirus Update:What patients and families need to know

Gateway Portal for Referring Physicians

Children's National Gateway is our resource for referring physicians looking for real-time information on their patients referred to Children’s National Hospital. Physician and nursing documentation, as well as radiology and lab results, are included in the portal, with information dating back to May 18, 2008.

If you do not see your patient when you log in, or have any questions regarding the portal, please review the Children's National Gateway User Manual (PDF). 

For assistance, please complete this form. Requests will be answered within 48 hours.

Paperless Clinic Notes

Children's National has gone paperless with clinic notes. This affects how you receive information about patient visits to our clinics. You will receive clinic notes electronically via fax transmission or through Direct Messaging.

If you are not sure whether your practice is using Direct Messaging and want to confirm or sign up, or if you are using it but have questions or concerns please email Direct Messaging.

Patients/families will still have access to notes via the patient portal.

The physician liaison team is available to assist you as we convert to a paperless process. Please contact your physician liaison with questions, concerns or troubleshooting advice. Thank you for your partnership.

Terms and Conditions

Read the terms and conditions (PDF) for accessing the Community Portal.