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Specialists at Children's National Hospital have created guidelines to assist referring physicians. For specific questions, physicians may call our Referring Physician Access Line at 202-476-4880 to speak to the attending on call.
Our Referring Physician Access Line offers timely access to Children’s National specialists for questions regarding consultations, referrals and inpatient reports. When physicians call, a trained staff member will answer the line, ensuring a quicker response for you and your patient directly from a Children’s National specialist.
Community emergency and primary care providers can access Children’s emergency physicians and refer patients 24 hours a day through our Emergency Communication and Information Center (ECIC) by calling Children's Lifeline at 202-476-5433 or 800-476-5433.
Emergency Trauma and Burn Services includes a 12-member acute response team that provides immediate intervention when an injured patient arrives by helicopter or ambulance.
Review our guidelines for referring patients to the Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes.
Learn about the initial evaluation and management of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), including criteria for referring patients to Children's National.
The Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition program at Children’s National offers the largest and most experienced team in the region.
Learn how to refer a patient to General and Thoracic Surgery.
Discover how to refer a patient to Children's National to receive care for headache issues.
The Division of Cardiology provides both inpatient and outpatient diagnostic and treatment services for a full range of pediatric cardiovascular disorders.
Learn about how to make a referral for newborns with hydronephrosis.
Guidance for referring a patient to our infectious disease providers.
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