Tour the Cardiac ICU


This virtual tour highlights the important features of our state-of-the-art intensive care unit, the only specialized Cardiac ICU in the region. Each year more than 500 patients have heart surgery at Children's National. Our team cares for these neonates, children, and adults in a comforting environment with private patient rooms and the latest research and innovation to provide the best outcomes for patients.For more information, go to: www.childrensnational.org

Xiomara's Story

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When Xiomara's mother Elena was 20 weeks pregnant, her ultrasound uncovered something that didn’t look right. Elena was referred to Children’s National Health System to meet with Mary Donofrio, MD, in the Fetal Heart Program who flagged a few potential heart issues and continued to monitor Xiomara throughout the remainder of the pregnancy.

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