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Family Matters

Today, when a family seeks the best medical care for their child, they may look beyond their home country. Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has welcomed hundreds of international patients for care in nearly every pediatric specialty.

This website will help you get to know our Hospital, our doctors, our city and the many ways we care for children and their families.

Our family is here to care for yours!

Throughout its long history, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has been known as a leader in family-centered care. This means that while your child is receiving the highest quality medical care, your family will be made to feel safe, welcome and well-informed.

From interpreters to suggestions for places to shop and worship, we have so many ways to help you feel more at home. And you will be active participants in your child’s care – because you are the most important people in your child’s life.

Becoming a Patient: What to expect


Global Patient Services staff members work hard to make your experience coming to CHOP and staying in Philadelphia for your child’s care as easy as possible. Learn more »

Medical Programs


We offer best-in-class healthcare for children. Learn about some of our leading programs and highlights of the advanced medical care available at Children’s Hospital.



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Global Patient Services is a program within the Department of Global Medicine at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.


Meet our Patients

Hundreds of international children and their families have traveled to Philadelphia for treatment at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.