Pre-Operative Care Clinic Referral Guidelines
The Pre-operative Care Clinic (POCC) is a dedicated team of health professionals that help prepare patients for surgery at Children’s National. Our patients range from neonates to adult patients with congenital diseases. Our care team includes pediatric anesthesiologists, hospitalist-based pediatricians, nurse practitioners and nurses.
How should I initially evaluate and manage my patient?
When should I refer my patient?
How can I refer my patient?
What can my patient expect from a visit to Children’s National?
Physician Access Line
Need to reach a Children's National specialist for a quick consult about a patient in your care? Call our Physician Access Line at 202-476-4880.
Reach Out to Your Physician Liaison
Our physician liaisons help providers with referring a patient for treatment, providing referral pads and obtaining medical records. Leave us a message and we'll follow up with you.
Outpatient Appointment Referral Pads (PDFs)
Download the version you'd like below, or request to have one be mailed to you .