Northwestern Medicine is the collaboration between Northwestern Memorial HealthCare and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine around a strategic vision to transform the future of healthcare.
It encompasses the research, teaching, and patient care activities of the academic medical center. Sharing a commitment to superior quality, academic excellence and patient safety, the organizations within Northwestern Medicine comprise a combined workforce of more than 30,000 among clinical and administrative staff, medical and science faculty and medical students.
Northwestern Medicine is comprised of more than 100 locations throughout the region, anchored by the #1 hospital in Illinois as ranked by U.S. News & World Report.
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Northwestern Memorial HealthCare (NMHC) is an academic health delivery system whose entities operate as Northwestern Medicine®.
NMHC consists of more than 100 sites of outpatient care services throughout Chicago and Illinois’ northern and western suburban regions, including seven hospitals; Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital in Lake Forest, Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield, Delnor Hospital in Geneva, Kishwaukee Hospital in DeKalb, Valley West Community Hospital in Sandwich, Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital in Wheaton and its flagship Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, which is rated No. 1 in the Chicago Metro Area and Illinois, as well as 13th in the nation according to the U.S. News & World Report, 2017-2018 Honor Roll of America’s Best Hospitals.
Additionally, the health system includes Northwestern Medical Group, more than 1,000 physicians who hold faculty appointments at NMHC Northwestern Medicine partner Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group, a local network of primary care physicians and specialists on the medical staffs at Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital; Kishwaukee Physician Group, a local network of more than primary care physicians and specialists on the medical staffs at Kishwaukee Hospital and Valley West Hospital; Marianjoy Medical Group, a network of board-certified physiatrists at Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital; and approximately 2,800 affiliated physicians.