Awards and Honors
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The American Hospital Association named Rush University Medical Center an Equity of Care Award honoree for efforts to reduce disparities in care.
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.
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.
Rush University Medical Center received the ELSO Award for Excellence in Life Support — the most prestigious designation in critical care by the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization. Rush is the only full service adult and pediatric academic medical center in Chicago and Illinois to receive the Gold Level Center of Excellence designation.