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News Releases

August 13, 2018

Rush University Medical Center cardiologists providing comprehensive general and interventional cardiology services at Chicago’s Mercy Hospital and Medical Center will mean the best in cardiac care is available to a greater number of people.

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.

August 8, 2018

Rush University Medical Center has submitted plans to construct an eleven-story, 530,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art outpatient care center at the northeast corner of Ashland Avenue and Harrison Street on the near west side of Chicago. 

August 1, 2018

The William G. McGowan Charitable Fund has awarded Rush University Medical Center a $9 million grant to expand the Eat, Love, Move program to five cities.

August 1, 2018

Research conducted by clinicians at Rush University Medical Center's Road Home Program for veterans showed that combat veterans who received thee weeks of intensive outpatient therapy had significant and rapid reduction in measurable PTSD symptoms.  

July 17, 2018

For the third time in four years, the American Hospital Association has honored Rush University Medical Center for equity of care.

July 11, 2018

Older people who have higher blood pressure may have more signs of brain disease, specifically brain lesions, according to a study published in Neurology

July 2, 2018

A regimen of low-dose aspirin potentially may reduce plaques in the brain, which will reduce Alzheimer’s disease pathology and protect memory, according to neurological researchers at Rush University Medical Center.

June 21, 2018

Dr. Kyran Quinlan and colleagues at Rush issue an urgent call for prevention strategies for sleep-related infant deaths in his viewpoint, “Protecting Infants From Sleep-Related Deaths” published in the June 18 online issue of JAMA Pediatrics.

June 18, 2018

Rush has expanded a quick, convenient online medical evaluation service using innovative technology for web-based consultations with a physician to all patients who have seen a Rush health care provider within the last three years.