Health Equity

Healing Through Food Access

Rush University Medical Center opens a food pantry located in the emergency department
Ribbon cutting ceremony for the emergency department food pantry

What You Don’t Know About Social Workers in Health Care

RUSH social workers debunk the myths about how they help patients heal
Social worker with patient in hospital

Five Anchor Mission Restaurants to Try During Chicago Restaurant Week

Consider visiting an Anchor Mission restaurant this Chicago Restaurant Week ending Sunday, Feb. 4
Dishes from 5 Rabanitos Restaurant
Health Equity

Julia Bassett on Food Distributions Through RUSH

There is only one grocery store for over 17,000 Garfield Park residents. Watch how Julia Bassett and her team are working to fill the gap so people can live healthier lives

Mission Trip to Honduras Provides Lessons for RUSH Copley Residents

Without X-rays or medical equipment, physicians rely on their senses to treat patients
Honduras girl hugs Dr. Bolanos

Enduring Trials, Achieving Greatness and Bridging Gaps

For Golden Lamp Society scholarship recipient Charlene Gamboa, PhD ’21, being a trailblazer has come with big challenges — and rewards
Charlene Gamboa, PhD
Waterford Place

Students Sew Port Pillows for Patients

Project allows students to ‘do something for someone else’
Teacher Nancy Jansen shows Omar Ramos some of the port pillows her students made.
Health Equity

Sen. Durbin Highlights Success of HEAL Program

RUSH supports community-focused anti-violence efforts
RUSH social worker joins student and principal at anti-violence event

RUSH Launches Career Pathway Program for Nurses With Associate Degrees

Partnership with Lewis University will enable nurses to work toward BSN degrees
Associate degree

Passionate About Volunteering

Dawn D’Orazio joined RUSH Copley’s Patient and Family Advisory Council to help make patient care better
Dawn D'Orazio