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Important updates from Boston Children's about COVID-19

Boston Children’s Hospital is working closely with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health by following their protocol. Since mid-January, our leadership team has been meeting multiple times a week to prepare for this scenario and to ensure that all protocols are followed. We are working around the clock to ensure the safety of our patients and the entire community during this unprecedented time.

If you have questions about COVID-19 and your upcoming appointment, please call your specialty clinic. If you are a Boston Children's patient or family member and you have questions general questions about COVID-19 please call our COVID-19 hotline at 855-281-5730 or 617-355-4200.

RecallThere is a voluntary recall of Narcan nasal spray emergency medical kits made by Instead of two doses, the box contains only one dose of Narcan nasal spray. Please open the box and check to be sure you have two doses. If you have two doses, there is nothing more you need to do. If only one dose is in the box, please contact the pharmacy where you purchased it for a replacement.

There is a voluntary recall of Stimate Nasal Spray 1.5 mg/mL made by Ferring Pharmaceuticals. The amount of medication in the nasal spray is higher than noted on their specifications. If you currently have Stimate Nasal Spray, please call your pharmacy.

There is a voluntary recall certain lots of Desmopressin Acetate Nasal Spray 10 mcg/0.1mL, 5mL glass vial with spray cap made by Amring Pharmaceuticals. The amount of medication in the nasal spray is much higher than noted on their specifications and could result in serious injury when used. If you currently have Desmopressin Acetate Nasal Spray, please call your pharmacy to find out if it is one of the affected lots.

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#1, seven years in a row

Boston Children’s has been named the country’s #1 pediatric hospital by U.S. News & World Report, seven years running. This milestone is a testament to our fierce commitment to families, and the trust they place in us to deliver care when it matters most.

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We’re committed to better understanding and improving the experience at Boston Children’s Hospital. Your feedback helps us improve and provide the best care to all patients and families. Thank you for filling out our surveys!
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Did a staff member or volunteer make your family’s experience here at Boston Children’s Hospital better? Nominate them for a Best in Care award!

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Discoveries is a one-stop hub for everything Boston Children’s. On Discoveries, you’ll find patient stories, research and innovation highlights, parenting tips, clinical updates, and news about our community.

Giving at Boston Children’s Hospital

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Make the holiday season bright for kids

Your donation today will help purchase developmentally appropriate toys/items for patients and families during the holidays and throughout the year. You’ll also help them celebrate this special season while in the hospital.
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Your gift to Boston Children’s Hospital helps treat the whole child, supports families, funds lifesaving research and helps us pursue our goal: to give all children a healthy future.
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Go the extra mile for kids

Calling all runners, walkers and bikers: Team Extra Mile has gone virtual! Choose your challenge or race, and we’ll provide the coaching, swag and fundraising tips to get you to the “finish line” and help kids and families at Boston Children’s.
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Explore the Boston Children’s main campus through our panoramic tour and learn some interesting tips along the way. Take a look inside at any time to help navigate the hospital before you arrive.



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Transforming tomorrow: Our expansion and renewal

With occupancy rates at near capacity and an increasing number of complex patients, our existing facilities are being enhanced and new facilities created to meet today’s needs.

Para nuestras familias que hablan español

Desde la preparación para ser hospitalizado o para una cita ambulatoria, hasta la transición de vuelta a casa, el personal de Boston Children's Hospital está comprometido a crear una experiencia positiva para toda la familia.

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We are proud to serve a broad and diverse patient population that often comes to us for answers they can't find anywhere else. This top ranking is a credit and a tribute to our extraordinary and deeply committed clinicians, researchers and so many others who dedicate every day to improving and advancing the health and well-being of all children.

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