The Loyola University Medical Center is a quaternary-care system with a 61-acre (250,000 m2) main medical center campus in the westernsuburbs of Chicago. The medical center campus is located in Maywood, 13 miles (21 km) west of the Chicago Loop and 8 miles (13 km) east ofOak Brook, Illinois. The heart of the medical center campus, Loyola University Hospital, is a 547-licensed-bed facility. It houses a Level 1 Trauma Center, and the Ronald McDonald Children's Hospital of Loyola University Medical Center. Also on campus are the Joseph Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, Loyola Outpatient Center, Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine and Loyola Oral Health Center as well as the Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine (named for Samuel Cardinal Stritch, a former Cardinal Archbishop of Chicago) Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing and the Loyola Center for Fitness. Loyola Medicine has been a member of Trinity Health since July of 2011. The Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy is a part of the Stritch School of Medicine.
Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital, located 12 miles west of downtown Chicago on a 147-acre campus, offers primary, extended and specialty care and serves as a tertiary care referral center for VISN 12. Specialized clinical programs include Blind Rehabilitation, Spinal Cord Injury, Neurosurgery, Radiation Therapy and Cardiovascular Surgery. The hospital also serves as the VISN 12 southern tier hub for pathology, radiology, radiation therapy, human resource management and fiscal services.
Hines VAH currently operates 471 beds and six community based outpatient clinics in Elgin, Kankakee, Oak Lawn, Aurora, LaSalle, and Joliet. Over 600,000 patient visits occurred in fiscal year 2010 providing care to over 54,000 veterans, primarily from Cook, DuPage and Will counties. In FY 2010 the budget for Hines was over $510 million.
Gottlieb Memorial Hospital
Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, located just west of downtown Chicago is a 254-licensed bed acute care hospital in Melrose Park that offers emergency, inpatient and outpatient medical services in a community hospital setting. The hospital campus is home to a cancer care and research center, weight loss center, rehabilitation services facilty and Gottlieb Center for Fitness.
Gottlieb attracts specialists and primary care doctors from throughout the Chicago area and offers leading-edge treatments, advanced diagnostic testing, patient-centered medical care and complete follow-up services.
MacNeal Hospital is a 374-bed academic teaching hospital located in Berwyn, IL. MacNeal offers 550 medical staff members in 50 specialties, advanced inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and psychiatric services and advanced diagnostics and treatments in a convenient community setting.