Mary Lou Mastro - System CEO, Edward-Elmhurst Health
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Edward-Elmhurst Health, one of the larger integrated health systems in Illinois, is comprised of three hospitals – Edward Hospital, Elmhurst Hospital and Linden Oaks Behavioral Health. Our annual revenues top $1.3 billion, and we have more than 60 outpatient locations across a service area of 1.7 million residents in the west and southwest suburbs of Chicago.
We provide world-class cardiac, cancer and neuro care as well as care for nearly 100 medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties. Our system includes nearly 8,400 employees and 1,300 volunteers, including 2,000 physicians on staff (98 percent are board certified) and 1,900 nurses. Both Edward and Elmhurst Hospitals are designed as Magnet hospitals for nursing excellence.
To learn more, visit www.EEHealth.org.
NorthShore University HealthSystem
NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) is an integrated healthcare delivery system consistently ranked as a Top 15 Teaching Hospital in the U.S. The NorthShore system, headquartered in Evanston, Ill., includes six hospitals – Evanston, Glenbrook, Highland Park, Northwest Community, Skokie and Swedish. NorthShore also includes a 900 physician multispecialty group practice, NorthShore Medical Group, with more than 140 locations in the Chicagoland area. NorthShore has annual revenues of $3.2 billion and employs 17,000 people.
NorthShore is a Magnet-recognized organization, the first in Illinois to receive this prestigious honor as an entire system that demonstrates excellence in nursing and high standards in patient care.
NorthShore also is a national leader in the implementation of innovative technologies, including an Electronic Medical Record (EMR) system. In 2003, NorthShore was among the first in the country to successfully implement a systemwide EMR with demonstrable benefits in quality, safety, efficiency and service to patients. NorthShore has been recognized by multiple national organizations for this notable achievement.
As the principal teaching affiliate for the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, NorthShore is dedicated to excellence in medical education and research. Combined with NorthShore’s established reputation for advanced information technology and its strong clinical environment, this affiliation represents an exciting advancement in patient care for the Chicagoland area.
NorthShore’s health system includes significant capabilities in a wide spectrum of leading clinical programs, including Kellogg Cancer Center, NorthShore Neurological Institute, NorthShore Orthopaedic Institute, NorthShore Cardiovascular Institute, Neaman Center for Personalized Medicine and High-Risk Maternity.
NorthShore Research Institute focuses on clinical and translational research, including leadership in clinical trials and medical informatics.
NorthShore Foundation is the primary philanthropic entity of NorthShore. The Foundation raises charitable contributions and engages volunteers committed to friends in support of NorthShore’s ongoing mission “to preserve and improve human life.”.
To learn more, visit https://www.northshore.org/.
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