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Ricardo Muñoz

Ricardo Muñoz, M.D., joins Children’s National as Chief of Cardiac Critical Care Medicine, Executive Director of Telemedicine and Co-Director of Heart Institute

Children’s National Health System is pleased to announce Ricardo Muñoz, M.D., as chief of the Division of Cardiac Critical Care Medicine and co-director of the Children’s National Heart Institute. Dr. Muñoz also will serve as the executive director of Telemedicine Services at Children’s National, working to leverage advances in technology to improve access to health care for underserved communities and developing nations.

Horizon Pharma gift establishes first clinical team endowment at Children’s National Rare Disease Institute

Children’s National Health System and Horizon Pharma plc are pleased to announce the creation of the Horizon Pharma Clinical Care Endowment, the first clinical team endowment at the Children’s National Rare Disease Institute. The endowment is made possible by a generous $3 million commitment over six years from Horizon Pharma USA, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Horizon Pharma plc – a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to improving the lives of people living with rare diseases.  
Child and adolescent inpatient psychiatry unit at Children's National

Children's National opens new child and adolescent inpatient psychiatry unit

Children’s National Health System today opened the doors of its newly renovated Child and Adolescent Inpatient Psychiatry Unit. The new unit is part of Children’s vision to provide a model of integrated care and research for conditions of the mind and brain that can be replicated by other hospitals.
Rebecca Cady

Risk Management Society names Rebecca Cady as Risk Manager of the Year

RIMS, the risk management society™, has announced Rebecca F. Cady, vice president and chief risk officer of Children’s National Health System in Washington D.C., as the 2018 RIMS Risk Manager of the Year. The award will be presented to Ms. Cady at a ceremonial breakfast at RIMS 2018 Annual Conference & Exhibition on April 17 in San Antonio.