Washington, DC 20012
One of the most common questions parents have is when to take their child to the emergency department versus when to take them to urgent care or their pediatrician. The experts at Children's National explain the difference.
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- Well and sick visits
- Managing chronic conditions, including asthma
- Care for children with disabilities
- Adolescent healthcare
- Hearing and vision screening
- Immunizations and flu shots
- Complex Care
- Newborn exams
- On-site psychology services
- WIC-special supplemental food program
- Behavioral problems
- School and learning problems
All Children’s National primary care practices in Washington, D.C., and Maryland have received National Committee for Quality Assurance Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition. This nationally recognized designation reflects our commitment to patient-centered, coordinated care that supports access, communication and patient involvement.
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How much water does my child need?
The amount of water your child needs to drink each day depends on their age and health conditions. An expert at Children's National answers questions to help caretakers keep their kids hydrated.