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Welcome to Children's National Hospital

At Children’s National, we’re more than just a hospital – we’re a community dedicated to helping children grow up stronger. We not only provide pediatric services to improve your child's physical health, but we also nurture your child's emotional health.

Learn more about the services we provide and how you can make a difference:

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Hospital Amenities

While your child is receiving medical care at Children’s National, we want to be sure that your family’s needs are being cared for. Explore the various resources we offer, from dining on-call for patients to laundry facilities for your family.

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There is no better feeling than knowing you have helped ease what can be a trying time for patients and their families. Please take a look at our opportunities, along with the program-specific commitments, to see what might be the best fit for you!

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Patient Stories

Patients who receive care at Children's National come from different backgrounds and circumstances all over the United States and around the world. Although they have different conditions and experience different treatment journeys, they all receive the same warmth and family-centered care. Discover our patients' stories to understand their journey and see how it may relate to your own.

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