Children’s National Hospital in Washington, D.C., is ranked one of the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the United States by U.S. News & World Report. We are also ranked number 1 in newborn care, and are proud to have over 600 dedicated pediatric providers across 60 specialties. Families from around the world can receive care at Children’s National by working with our Global Services team, who will help guide you on your care journey and will connect you with our in-country liaisons in the United Arab Emirates, Peru and Kuwait. We are here to help your child grow up stronger.

Nationally Ranked a Best Children’s Hospital and #1 for Newborn Care, 4 Years in a Row

U.S. News & World Report ranks Children’s National as one of the top 10 pediatric hospital in the U.S. We're proud to be named #1 for newborn care and have six additional specialties ranked in the top 10.

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Leaders in NIH Research Funding

Children’s National is ranked 7th in the United States for National Institutes of Health (NIH) pediatric funding. More than 70% of our overall research funding comes from federal agencies.

Magnet Recognized: American Nurses Credentialing Center

Our Care Earns Nursing’s Highest Honors

Only 7% of hospitals nationwide earn Magnet® status, awarded for excellence in nursing and high quality, integrated patient care.

Children's National Global Services Team

Global Services Team

We're here to support you on your international care journey.

We have been caring for international patients and their families for more than twenty years. We will serve as your dedicated partner as you travel for care – setting up your medical appointments, recommending travel accommodations and lodging, and ensuring that your cultural and religious needs are being met.
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Happening Now at Children's National

SZI symposium winners 2017


We’ve Been Named to the U.S. News Best Children’s Hospitals Top 10 List for the Fourth Straight Year
SZI symposium winners 2017


We've Been Named One of the 100 Great Hospitals in America
UAE book launch
Bilingual Children’s Storybook Launched in the UAE