Mass General for Children
Pediatric Care During COVID-19
Our dedicated physicians, nurses, and staff are committed to providing the best possible specialty care—safely and effectively. We have taken unprecedented steps to ensure that your visit will be welcoming and safe. Your health is our top priority.
Committed to Safe Care: Coming to the Hospital for Outpatient Care
COVID-19 has changed how each of us interacts with the outside world, including healthcare. We are ready to care for your children, whatever their health care needs may be. Learn more about the unprecedented steps we’ve taken to ensure that our patients and community are safe when coming to MGfC.
Committed to Safe Care: Surgical Procedures and Inpatient Care
COVID-19 has changed how each of us interacts with the outside world, including healthcare. Learn more about the steps we’ve taken to ensure the safety of our patients and community in our MGfC operating rooms, therapies and tests, and inpatient wards.
Our network of community-based pediatric providers includes over 300 pediatricians.
Call our Access and New Appointment Center at 888-644-3248 or request an appointment online.
Storybook Ball 2022: Carter's Story
Carter spent his first 68 days fighting for his life in the NICU. But thanks to a lifesaving surgery and family-centered nursing care, Carter overcame the 1 in 3 chance that he would not survive. Today, Carter is a healthy and thriving 2-year-old.
Storybook Ball 2020: The Zaldana Family
When Hugo and Saira were stricken with COVID-19 and admitted to Mass General, there was no one available to care for their two children, who were also exhibiting symptoms. MGfC provided hospital rooms to ensure the children were safe, healthy and happy—allowing Mom and Dad to focus on recovery.
Storybook Ball 2020: Pediatric COVID-19 Research
Lael Yonker, MD, is a leading Cystic Fibrosis clinician and researcher. When the COVID-19 surge hit Boston, she quickly transitioned her lab to study the impact of the virus on children. Their research is now leading the way in understanding the role children may play in spreading the virus.
Storybook Ball 2020: Going Above and Beyond for Patients
From delivering flowers to patients on Mother’s Day to holding patients’ hands as they passed, the Mass General for Children team came together to bring their compassionate, family-centered care to every patient's bedside during the COVID-19 surge in Boston.
Jesse Such, father of patient Emilio
MGfC is honest and experienced with their treatments, and they are passionate about helping to provide families with a good quality of life. It's a place to provide hope, which is just what they gave us.
Schedule a Virtual or Telephone Visit
Care teams across Mass General for Children are available to provide care via phone or online video visits. Call 888-644-3248 to learn more.
Our Safe Care Commitment
Learn about the unprecedented steps Mass General for Children has taken to ensure that we are welcoming and safe for all medical care.
COVID-19 Resources for Families
Articles and Q&As from providers across MGfC on how to take care of your children and yourself during the COVID-19 pandemic.