Rush University Medical Center

Badge: nationally ranked Nationally Ranked Hospital

Ranked #2 in Illinois

Ranked #2 in Chicago metro area

Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL is ranked nationally in 7 adult specialties. It was also high-performing in 5 adult specialties, as shown below. Rush University Medical Center is a 669-bed general medical and surgical facility with 30,810 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 10,780 annual inpatient and 9,537 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 55,519 visits. Rush University Medical Center is a teaching hospital. It is also accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).

U.S. News included the following facilities in evaluating Rush University Medical Center:

Rush Children's Hospital in pediatrics.

Adult Specialties

This hospital was among 144 facilities—roughly 3 percent of the 4,743 analyzed for the latest Best Hospitals rankings—to be ranked in even one of the 16 specialties.

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Patient Satisfaction

Under a federal program, most U.S. hospitals now sample recently discharged patients and ask them about their stay. In a year's worth of surveys, here's how this hospital's patients responded to a key question, along with averages within the state and nationally.


Whether patients would recommend the hospital to friends and family:

State Average
National Average
Probably or definitely not
State Average
National Average

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For more about this hospital, see hospital details. The information shown is provided by the American Hospital Association, which compiles data on all U.S. hospitals through an annual survey and from other sources. Hospital ownership, number of doctors and nurses, volume of births and ER visits, and available services such as sports medicine are just a few examples of data collected by the AHA. Find out more at

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Location & Contact Information

Rush University Medical Center

1653 West Congress Parkway

Chicago, IL 60612-3833

(312) 942–5000

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