Rush University Medical Center

1653 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago IL, 60612

(312) 767-4796

81% of patients would definitely recommend this hospital.

Rush University Medical Center has achieved 2 quality award distinctions in the last 12 months.

Research clinical quality at this hospital

Hospital Quality Awards

Rush University Medical Center has been recognized by Healthgrades for 1 Hospital Quality Award in the last 12 months

Clinical Quality Awards

Rush University Medical Center has been recognized by Healthgrades for 1 Clinical Quality Award in the last 12 months

Hospital Quality Awards

×

Clinical Quality Ratings

Healthgrades ratings show you how well a hospital performed in providing patient care. When receiving treatment for a specific condition or undergoing a specific procedure in the hospital, you want the best care possible. You lower your risk of experiencing a negative outcome by selecting a five-star hospital.

Research Clinical Quality at This Hospital

Clinical Quality: Appendectomy

Research Hospital Ratings, Talk to Your Doctor

All hospitals strive to offer great medical care -- but some do a better job than others. Use Healthgrades to research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you.

* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Appendectomy

Complications Based Rating on 120 hospital cases and a national average of 185 cases.

More

NOTICE: Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.
×

Clinical Quality: Bariatric Surgery

Research Hospital Ratings, Talk to Your Doctor

All hospitals strive to offer great medical care -- but some do a better job than others. Use Healthgrades to research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you.

* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Bariatric Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 117 hospital cases and a national average of 417 cases.

More

NOTICE: Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.
×

Clinical Quality: Cardiac

Research Hospital Ratings, Talk to Your Doctor

All hospitals strive to offer great medical care -- but some do a better job than others. Use Healthgrades to research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you.

* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 110 cases.

More

Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 139 cases.

More

Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 244 cases.

More

Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 903 cases.

More

Valve Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 202 cases.

More

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Defibrillator Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 97 hospital cases and a national average of 78 cases.

More

Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 134 hospital cases and a national average of 156 cases.

More

NOTICE: Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.
×

Clinical Quality: Critical Care

Research Hospital Ratings, Talk to Your Doctor

All hospitals strive to offer great medical care -- but some do a better job than others. Use Healthgrades to research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you.

* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Diabetic Emergencies

Mortality Based Rating on 80 cases.

More

Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 91 cases.

More

Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 106 cases.

More

Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 464 cases.

More

NOTICE: Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.
×

Clinical Quality: Gastrointestinal

Research Hospital Ratings, Talk to Your Doctor

All hospitals strive to offer great medical care -- but some do a better job than others. Use Healthgrades to research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you.

* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Bowel Obstruction

Mortality Based Rating on 243 cases.

More

Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 195 cases.

More

Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 250 cases.

More

Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 369 cases.

More

Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 47 cases.

More

Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 78 cases.

More

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 74 hospital cases and a national average of 117 cases.

More

NOTICE: Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.
×

Clinical Quality: Gynecologic Surgeries and Procedures

Research Hospital Ratings, Talk to Your Doctor

All hospitals strive to offer great medical care -- but some do a better job than others. Use Healthgrades to research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you.

* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Gynecologic Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 447 hospital cases and a national average of 152 cases.

More

Hysterectomy

Complications Based Rating on 1296 hospital cases and a national average of 259 cases.

More

NOTICE: Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.
×

Clinical Quality: Labor and Delivery

Research Hospital Ratings, Talk to Your Doctor

All hospitals strive to offer great medical care -- but some do a better job than others. Use Healthgrades to research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you.

* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
C-Section Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 2198 hospital cases and a national average of 1447 cases.

More

Vaginal Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 3947 hospital cases and a national average of 2925 cases.

More

NOTICE: Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.
×

Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

Research Hospital Ratings, Talk to Your Doctor

All hospitals strive to offer great medical care -- but some do a better job than others. Use Healthgrades to research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you.

* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Cranial Neurosurgery

Mortality Based Rating on 501 cases.

More

Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 787 cases.

More

NOTICE: Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.
×

Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

Research Hospital Ratings, Talk to Your Doctor

All hospitals strive to offer great medical care -- but some do a better job than others. Use Healthgrades to research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you.

* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 123 hospital cases and a national average of 245 cases.

More

Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 800 hospital cases and a national average of 232 cases.

More

Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 1953 hospital cases and a national average of 400 cases.

More

NOTICE: Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.
×

Clinical Quality: Prostate Surgery

Research Hospital Ratings, Talk to Your Doctor

All hospitals strive to offer great medical care -- but some do a better job than others. Use Healthgrades to research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you.

* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Prostate Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 46 hospital cases and a national average of 93 cases.

More

Transurethral Prostate Resection Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 36 hospital cases and a national average of 58 cases.

More

NOTICE: Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.
×

Clinical Quality: Pulmonary

Research Hospital Ratings, Talk to Your Doctor

All hospitals strive to offer great medical care -- but some do a better job than others. Use Healthgrades to research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you.

* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality Based Rating on 276 cases.

More

Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 242 cases.

More

NOTICE: Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.
×

Clinical Quality: Spine Surgery

Research Hospital Ratings, Talk to Your Doctor

All hospitals strive to offer great medical care -- but some do a better job than others. Use Healthgrades to research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you.

* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

Complications Based Rating on 203 hospital cases and a national average of 102 cases.

More

Spinal Fusion

Complications Based Rating on 669 hospital cases and a national average of 204 cases.

More

NOTICE: Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.
×

Clinical Quality: Vascular

Research Hospital Ratings, Talk to Your Doctor

All hospitals strive to offer great medical care -- but some do a better job than others. Use Healthgrades to research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you.

* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

Complications Based Rating on 37 hospital cases and a national average of 72 cases.

More

Carotid Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 157 hospital cases and a national average of 141 cases.

More

NOTICE: Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.
×
Data Source

Patient Experience

After leaving the hospital, patients are randomly selected to answer the standardized, multiple-question survey developed by the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS). Healthgrades obtains this survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

81% of patients would definitely
recommend this hospital

  • Rush University Medical Center
  • National average
  • Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10 (high)

  • Doctors always communicated well

  • Nurses always communicated well

  • Patients always received help as soon as they wanted

  • Staff always explained

  • Pain was always well controlled

  • Always quiet at night

  • Room was always clean

  • Yes, staff did give patients this information

Data Source

Patient Safety Ratings

Patient safety ratings show you how well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications. Look for hospitals that are rated “Better Than Expected" or "As Expected" to reduce your risk.

Rated Better Than Expected in 2 safety indicators

  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Respiratory failure following surgery

Rated As Expected in 11 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

Rated Worse Than Expected in 0 safety indicators

1 Event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
Data Source

Search for physicians at this hospital

Rush University Medical Center has 938 affiliated providers

Page 1 of 8

Visit this hospital

Rush University Medical Center

1653 W Congress Pkwy
Chicago, IL 60612
Directions/Features of Surrounding Area

Rush University Medical Center is located just off the Eisenhower Expressway (I-290), five minutes west of Chicago’s Loop.

Rush University Medical Center
1653 W. Congress Parkway
Chicago, IL 60612

https://www.rush.edu/interactive-map-rush-rush-university-medical-center#chicago

Parking

The main parking garage at Rush is on the southeast corner of Paulina and Harrison streets. It is a large enclosed garage that has a covered walkway that connects to the Tower, Atrium, Professional Building and Orthopedic Building.

DISCOUNTED PARKING

    The following discount garage parking options are available for patients and visitors:
  • Discount parking booklets: You can purchase five parking passes for $25 at the guest relations desks at the
  • Atrium Building (fourth floor)
  • Armour Academic Center entrance from the parking garage (fourth floor)
  • You can use cash or check to purchase the booklet, no credit cards are accepted.
  • We sell the booklets until 7 p.m. daily.
  • Discounted parking coupons cannot be used for valet parking.
  • Senior citizen discount: Available for patients and visitors who show their senior citizen/Medicare cards when leaving the garage.

VALET PARKING
    Valet parking is available at the following locations:
  • Main hospital entrance, 1620 W. Harrison St.
  • Johnston R. Bowman Health Center, 710 S. Paulina St.
  • Professional Building, 1725 W. Harrison St.
  • Orthopedic Building, 1611 W. Harrison St.
Discount coupons are not valid for valet parking.


PARKING FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES
  • A discounted rate for valet parking is available to people with disabilities.
  • Wheelchair assistance is available at the valet parking entrances at the:
    • Main hospital entrance, 1620 W. Harrison St.
    • Professional Building, 1725 W. Harrison St.
    • The Johnston R. Bowman Health Center, 710 S. Paulina St.
  • Designated parking for people with disabilities is available on the fourth and fifth floor levels of Section A in Rush’s parking garage. A valid disability license plate or placard must be visible.