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Awards and Honors

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.

March 14, 2017

Eight programs in the College of Nursing and two programs in the College of Health Sciences are ranked among the top 10, with a strong research showing for Rush Medical College.

February 7, 2017

The Parkinson's Foundation today announced the addition of Rush University Medical Center to its global network of institutions the foundation has designated as Centers of Excellence. The newest designation builds upon Rush’s longstanding history and recognition as a Parkinson's Foundation Research Center.