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Our Ronald McDonald Family Rooms offer families a comfortable and welcoming place to rest and regroup right in the hospital, just steps away from a pediatric unit and their sick child. Families grab a bite to eat, do laundry, and get rest so they can be strong for their children. The Ronald McDonald Family Room at Children’s National Medical Center is located on the Hematology/Oncology floor. The Ronald McDonald Family Rooms at Inova Children’s Hospital are on the Pediatric Intensive/Cardiac Care and Hematology/Oncology units.
Research shows that staying close by allows parents to better communicate with their child’s medical team and improves adherence to complicated treatment plans. Families with access to a Ronald McDonald Family Room report a better overall clinical experience.
Services may vary from one Ronald McDonald Family Room to the next, but families will often find: