Inside Children's Hospital

At Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, we're always learning, growing and exploring in our effort to deliver the highest quality, compassionate, family-centered care. Here's what's happening now.

Keep Kids Safe this Summer!

Summer provides more opportunities for kids to be active and enjoy the outdoors. Unfortunately, it also means more injuries.

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Leading Healthcare Systems Join Gun Safety Movement

Regional partners join thousands of hospitals and health associations nationwide to encourage families to ask about gun access and safety measures.

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CHOP Again Ranked Among the Best

For the 17th straight year, we’ve been recognized as an elite pediatric hospital by U.S. News & World Report.

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CHOP Receives NIH Grant for Rare Genetic Diseases

A Penn and CHOP team will seek to develop treatments for three rare, incurable genetic diseases with the help of a $26 million NIH grant.

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Medicaid and CHIP Renewals Are Now Required

As of April 1, 2023, families covered by these Pennsylvania health insurance plans need to submit a renewal when it is due.

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What to Do if Your Child Has Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease

Hand, foot and mouth disease is a common childhood illness that gets its name from the distinctive rash that appears in the mouth and on the hands and feet.

Sudden Cardiac Arrest: How You Could Save a Life

You could save a life by learning the warning signs of sudden cardiac arrest and how to take action.

Right Care, Right Place

The following information can help you determine the best place to seek care when your child is sick or injured.

Visitor Guidelines

Please read the visitor guidelines carefully before visiting any CHOP location. Thank you for helping keep our patients, families and staff safe.

Improving Access to Patient’s Medical Information

Updates to the MyCHOP patient portal mean easier access to medical information like labs & test results, visit notes, medications and more.
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Find Care, Close to Home

From Lancaster County to the Jersey Shore, you'll find Children's Hospital pediatricians and specialists nearby.

International Patient?

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Contact a Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Global Care Coordinator today.

+1-267-426-6298 or

Children's Hospital is a Charity

CHOP never stops working towards breakthroughs and we need your ongoing support.