News media resources

Welcome to CHOC’s news media resources. Here, members of the media can find contact information for CHOC’s public relations staff, B-roll footage and links to our blogs, including press releases.

CHOC maintains three blogs to keep our audiences informed:

  • CHOC Inside – Get an inside look at CHOC by exploring press releases, staff and patient stories, and more.
  • CHOC Health – Grow your parenting tool kit with information from CHOC pediatric experts on varying health conditions.
  • Provider Connection – Learn about the latest CHOC innovations, research and more.

You can also learn about what’s happening at CHOC via our social media sites: Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Instagram

Media contacts

The public relations department at CHOC is available to assist the media 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

During normal business hours (9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.), members of the news media wishing to contact or interview a physician, patient and family members, and/or staff at CHOC, should email

After business hours, on weekends and during holidays, media should call the hospital’s operator at 714-997-3000 and ask for the on-call public relations representative.


Please note:
Public relations representatives will answer news media inquiries only. If you are looking for information other than media-related information, please call the hospital’s operator at 714-997-3000.

If you would like to discuss questions about your hospital visit, voice concerns, or share suggestions and comments, please call the Customer Service CARE Line at 714-509-3200.

CHOC is pleased to offer media the following B-roll footage. We kindly ask that credit be given to CHOC, when appropriate. If you have any questions, please contact a member of the media team.