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Primary Care Practices

Our entire care team are recognized experts in caring for children; it’s not part of what we do, it’s all we do. Primary care at Children’s National is available to children throughout the Washington, DC region through two comprehensive networks: the Children’s Health Centers or Children’s Pediatricians & Associates (CP&A).

Children’s National Health Center

There are six Children’s National Health Centers located throughout Washington, DC. Our health centers are recognized as National Committee for Quality Assurance Level III Patient-Centered Medical Homes, the first in the District.

Washington, DC, Locations:

Children's Pediatricians & Associates (CP&A)

With more than 50 providers in Washington, DC, and Maryland, CP&A practices offer quality care at convenient locations. CP&A primary care providers also take a team approach to care for children.

Children's Pediatricians & Associates (CP&A) Locations:

Our Commitment to Patients

We accept insurances including Medicaid.  We offer discounted fees for patients who qualify.  We do not deny services based on a person’s race, color, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, religion, disability, or inability to pay.

Primary Care in Southeast DC

Primary Care in Southeast DC - tv clip

Candice Dawes, MD, appeared on WUSA 9 to discuss how Children's National is working to improve the quality of and access to pediatric primary care in Southeast DC.

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