What patients and families need to know
Posts about Holidays
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
It’s often difficult for patients and their families to spend the holidays in the hospital. Being in an unfamiliar environment can be jarring, especially for patients who are trying to recover or aren’t feeling well. At Children’s National Health System, we try to create a holiday experience for patients that can be as comfortable and memorable as being at home.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Dana K. Morgan, the performance coordinator for Children’s Creative and Therapeutic Arts Services, explains the Children’s National Dog Therapy Program and tells the story of one of these special “canine volunteers”.
Monday, November 24, 2014
The popular Christmas carol, “(There’s No Place Like) Home for the Holidays,” is not a reality for some patients at Children’s National Health System, but our teams and volunteers work hard to make our families’ experiences as close to home as possible.
Monday, December 23, 2013
Jeannine Hunter is an online specialist, new to the team at Children's National Health System. She discusses the holiday spirit she observed recently at the main campus.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
We've got tips that will help keep your family safe and occupied as you hit the road for final road trips before school begins.
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