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Now Scheduling Primary and Specialty Care Video Visits

New and existing patients from Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia can now see Children's National providers from the comfort of their own home.
Call 1-888-884-BEAR (2327) to make an appointment today.

URAC telehealth accreditation logoThe Children's National Hospital Telehealth program enables our healthcare providers to help families, physicians and other healthcare partners receive care or guidance through video visits. Through these efforts, our world-class care is transcending geographic barriers through digital health. Children's National has received Telehealth Accreditation from URAC for its commitment to promoting quality virtual health services for patients and families.

If you are a parent and would like to schedule a telehealth appointment for your child, please call the Bear Line at 1-888-884-BEAR (2327) and then view our appointment instructions. If you are a referring provider or you're interested in a telehealth partnership, email us or complete this form.

Contact Us

If you’re interested in more information or engaging with our specialists or services, view our contact information.

Telehealth Team

  • David Wessel

    David Wessel
    Executive Vice President
    Chief Medical Officer

  • Paula Wadley

    Paula Wadley
    Vice President, Chief Medical Office

  • Ricardo Muñoz

    Ricardo Munoz
    Division Chief, Cardiac Critical Care Medicine
    Executive Director, Telemedicine
    Co-Director, Children's National Heart Institute

  • Children's National Hospital

    Tejal Ashok Raichura
    Director, Telemedicine

  • Alejandro Lopez_Magallon

    Alejandro Lopez-Magallon
    Medical Director, Telemedicine
    Cardiac Critical Care Specialist

  • Shireen Atabaki

    Shireen Atabaki
    Medical Director, Informatics
    Associate Medical Director, Telemedicine
    Emergency Medicine Physician

  • Rachel Selekman

    Rachel Selekman
    Associate Director, Ambulatory Telemedicine

  • Ali Al Ameen

    Ali Al Ameen
    Program Lead, Telemedicine

  • Menchee Berris

    Menchee Berris
    Nurse Clinical Program Coordinator, Tele-Cardiac ICU Command Center & Cardiac Critical Care Medicine

  • Annamaria Daza

    Anamaria Daza
    Operations Coordinator, Telemedicine

  • Ron Dixon

    Ron Dixon
    Coordinator, Telemedicine

  • Antwion Jefferson

    Antwion Jefferson
    Telemedicine Coordinator, Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health

  • Sheikh Mawla

    Sheikh Mawla
    Supervisor, Telemedicine Technical Support

  • Thomas Powell

    Thomas Powell
    Telehealth Coordinator, Telemedicine

  • Lucas Saenz

    Lucas Saenz
    Research Faculty, Telemedicine

  • Stephen Smelley

    Stephen Smelley
    Senior Tech Support Specialist, Telemedicine

  • Amy Stuhlfauth

    Amy Stuhlfauth
    Clinical Program Coordinator

  • Kellie Swink

    Kellie Swink
    Clinical Nurse Program Coordinator, Tele-Cardiac ICU Command Center