Committed to finding answers for families — now, more than ever.

From the frontlines of patient care to the forefront of discovery, our dedication to kids never stops.

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 recall of certain Metformin Extended Release 500mg and 750mg Tablets because some may contain an impurity called Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) in amounts above the acceptable FDA level. Please ask your pharmacist about this recall if you use this product.

#1, seven years in a row

Best childrens and pediatric hospitalWe’re excited to announce that Boston Children’s has been named the nation’s #1 pediatric hospital by U.S. News & World Report, seven years running. Now, more than ever, we’re committed to finding families answers. Now, more than ever, we want to thank you for trusting us with your care.

Visit our Discoveries blog for all the latest stories and news

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

Create a virtual fundraiser

Whether you’re looking for ideas to be active or connect with family and friends, anything you do can help the kids and families at Boston Children’s—even from home! Explore ways to stay busy or brighten someone's day with these virtual fundraising opportunities.

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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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Important Event Update

In light of the evolving COVID-19 news, we have postponed Yoga Reaches Out on April 26 to safeguard the health and well-being of everyone connected to the event and the general public. Our team is working to determine future event details.
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Boston Children's Hospital Virtual TourA virtual tour of Boston Children’s Hospital

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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Boston Children's On Facebook

Jared’s spinal fusion surgery in April was cancelled because of #COVID19, but it was rescheduled in May because his scoliosis was so severe. “If we had waited much longer to do the surgery, we may have had to fuse more of the spine,” says surgeon, Dr. Craig Birch. Learn more about Jared's journey:
There’s still time to Give a Smile! Through July 16, our friends at Shaw's Supermarket and Star Market are collecting donations for patients and families at Boston Children’s. Your generosity will bring lifesaving care and smiles to kids like Brody, Malambo, Avery, Elizabeth, Simon, Katie, and Rosemary.
You’ve just adjusted to the reality of #COVID19, and now you’re being asked to think about the next “new normal.” Episode 3 of our video series touches on topics like school, sleep, and other ways to help your family adapt:
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.

Sandra L. Fenwick, CEO