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Advanced Practice Providers

A group of Advanced Practice Providers at Children's National.

Advanced Practice Providers (APPs) are a group of medical professionals that include physician assistants, anesthesiology assistants, advanced practice registered nurses and nurse practitioners. APPs are part of the healthcare team and are committed to putting patients first. APPs are highly knowledgeable and serve as an integral part of the development and implementation of our patients' personalized treatment plans.

Children's National Hospital employs over 200 APPs on the medical staff. Our APPs practice in several different specialty and sub-specialty areas, at locations in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia, and are nationally board-certified in the specialty areas of pediatrics, family and newborn populations.

Learn more about the APPs at Children's National.

Many of our APPs hold office in local and national professional organizations, participate on various hospital and community committees and support legislative advocacy. They have received national awards related to improving the delivery of quality, safe and effective patient care to our specialized pediatric populations.

Job Opportunities

Search openings for advanced practice providers at Children’s National.

Advanced Practice Provider Students

Children’s National Hospital is a highly sought-after clinical site for graduate nursing student rotations. Clinical placement is competitive and not guaranteed with submission of an application. Graduate nursing student clinical rotation site opportunities and availability will vary per semester.

Learn more about our graduate non-clinical nursing student rotations.

More About Advanced Practice Providers at Children’s National

Contact Us

If you have questions or need more information, contact Director of Advanced Practice Providers Sarah Birch, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC, or call 202-476-4669. Those interested in the nurse practitioner student clinical rotation can email us.