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Awards and Honors

May 14, 2019

Two Rush hospitals again were rated among the best in the country for safety in the latest grades awarded by the Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit watchdog organization. Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital both received ‘A’ grades, the highest possible. Rush University Medical Center received a ‘B’ grade.

March 29, 2019

Rush University Medical Center was ranked as one of the top 50 hospitals in the United States and one of the world’s best hospitals by Newsweek magazine. Rush was ranked 29 out of 250 U.S. hospitals and among the top 1,000 hospitals in the world.

January 28, 2019

Rush has received the HIMSS Davies Award in recognition of its use of electronic health records to improve quality of care and increase efficiency.

November 6, 2018
Rush System hospitals again were rated highly in the latest round of grades given out by the Leapfrog Group, a patient safety watchdog organization.
October 5, 2018

Rush University Medical Center ranked second among 99 academic medical centers in the United States in a study conducted by the health care services company Vizient. 

August 14, 2018

U.S. News & World Report ranked seven specialty care programs at Rush University Medical Center among the best in the country in the annual “Best Hospitals” issue.

June 5, 2018

Cardiac specialists at Rush University Medical Center are among the doctors highlighted as “Chicago’s Top Cardiologists,” in a special edition of Chicago magazine’s “Top Doctor’s” list included in the magazine’s June 2018 issue.

February 28, 2018

The Rush Stroke Program was recertified with the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval and the American Heart Association’s Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Comprehensive Stroke Centers.

September 14, 2017

An annual study has ranked Rush University Medical Center fourth among 107 leading academic medical centers in the U.S., up from fifth last year.

June 21, 2017

The American Hospital Association named Rush University Medical Center an Equity of Care Award honoree for efforts to reduce disparities in care.