Best Hospitals in Illinois

Illinois has about 220 hospitals. Thirteen are nationally ranked and 37 others meet standards for strong performance within the state. U.S. News also ranked hospitals in the Chicago metro area.

How We Rank Hospitals

Rankings in Metro Areas

Best Hospitals by Metro Area

Chicago

Best Hospitals by Region

East Central Illinois, Northwestern Illinois, Southern Illinois, West Central Illinois

State Rank Hospital No. of Specialties Nationally Ranked No. of Specialties High-Performing
#9

NorthShore Evanston Hospital

Evanston, IL

Ranked #9 in Chicago metro area

1 Nationally Ranked Specialty
10 High-Performing Specialties
#12

Northwest Community Healthcare

Arlington Heights, IL

Ranked #12 in Chicago metro area

1 Nationally Ranked Specialty
9 High-Performing Specialties
#13

Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

Chicago, IL

Ranked #13 in Chicago metro area

1 Nationally Ranked Specialty
#14

Carle Foundation Hospital

Urbana, IL

Recognized in East Central Illinois

12 High-Performing Specialties

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#15

Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital

Downers Grove, IL

Ranked #14 in Chicago metro area

11 High-Performing Specialties
#16

Edward Hospital

Naperville, IL

Ranked #15 in Chicago metro area

Includes data from: Edward Heart Hospital, Edward Cancer Center

10 High-Performing Specialties
#17

Presence St. Joseph Medical Center

Joliet, IL

Ranked #16 in Chicago metro area

9 High-Performing Specialties
#18

Adventist Hinsdale Hospital

Hinsdale, IL

Ranked #17 in Chicago metro area

8 High-Performing Specialties
#18

Swedish Covenant Hospital

Chicago, IL

Ranked #17 in Chicago metro area

8 High-Performing Specialties
#20

Elmhurst Memorial Hospital

Elmhurst, IL

Ranked #19 in Chicago metro area

7 High-Performing Specialties

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The Methodology & Awards

Gold — Nationally Ranked: hospitals that excel in difficult cases in one or more specialties.

Silver — High-Performing: hospitals in the tier just below nationally ranked Best Hospitals.

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