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About Rush University

Rush University Medical Center, located in downtown Chicago, is a nationally recognized leader in academic medicine with nearly 1,000 physicians and scientists on its medical staff. Rush has been leading the way in academic medicine for over 170 years, through the development of innovative and often life-saving treatments.

We are currently in the middle of a 10-year project that will transform our campus and the way we provide medical care. Called the Rush Transformation, it includes new and renovated buildings designed to better support patient needs. In addition, advanced information systems have been implemented to improve the quality, safety, and efficiency of patient care. With these advancements, Rush continues to not only provide state-of-the-art technologies and facilities, but also to attract first-class physicians and scientists from around the globe.

As we continue to grow, we invite you to learn more about why Rush is one of the premiere centers for healthcare in Chicago and the Midwest, and why Rush may be right for you:

Research: At Rush, research breakthroughs translate into treatments that benefit patients not only at Rush, but also medical centers throughout the world.

Electronic Medical Records: With the recent implementation of the EPIC electronic medical records system Rush continues to provide patients with seamless, comprehensive care.

Nursing: Rush's nursing team was recently honored with its third consecutive Magnet Nursing award.

Education: Rush University takes great pride in providing unparalleled educational opportunities. All faculty devote a portion of their time to teaching medical and graduate students, residents, and fellows.

Honors and Recognition: Rush programs and professionals continue to be recognized both locally and nationally through many prestigious honors and awards.


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