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Your Visit

Welcome to Hopkins Children’s Center, where caring for children and their families forms the core of everything we do. As a result, we understand how difficult a hospital stay can be, in terms of health and wellness, for both your child and your family. We are providing the information below to help answer any concerns or questions you or your child may have before and during your stay at Hopkins Children’s.

Visitor Badge Policy

Please note our visitor badge policy for visitors 16 years and older.

Learn more about the pediatric care and family support services that are available to you and your child.

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Hospital Stay
An overview of all the important information you and your child will need for a positive experience at the Bloomberg Center.

ABC's of Surgery

The ABCs of Surgery
Everything you need to know to prepare children of all ages for surgery.

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Instructions on how to get here, using all of the available means, and more.

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Accommodations and Family Resources
Find out about your child’s room assignment, nursing services available, what there is to eat and more.

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Discharge Information
We are here to assist as your child transitions from inpatient care here to the next step.


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Health Information
Get the facts on diseases, conditions, tests and procedures