The scope of practice at Rush

Practicing Here

Many top-tier physicians join Rush for its unique practitioner-teacher model, translational research, nurturing academic environment, and focus on community and global health.

Here, you will find like-minded colleagues who value your skills and expertise, as well as leaders who not only welcome your opinions, but also listen to and act on your suggestions. What’s more, as a result of the Rush Transformation—the most comprehensive construction and facilities renovation program in Rush’s more than 177 -year history—you’ll have access to the most advanced diagnostics and treatment technologies.

You’ll also have access to Epic, an electronic medical records system so clinically comprehensive, fewer than two percent of hospitals nationwide have anything like it. You’ll work side-by-side with highly skilled Magnet® status nurses.

You’ll discover the freedom to pursue your goals and aspirations in an ideal environment of work/life balance that rewards you financially, professionally and personally.

Rush University

A nationally recognized clinical and academic venue with more than 2,000 students pursuing more than 30 degree and certificate programs.

Rush University Hospital

A major referral center and 669-bed tertiary facility that last year admitted more than 31,000 patients and performed more than 17,740 operations. It offers more than 70 selective residency and fellowship programs.

The Tower

A 376-bed state-of-the-art hospital that houses acute and critical care patients, as well as sophisticated surgical, diagnostic and therapeutic services. It is the cornerstone of the Rush Transformation— building new facilities and renovating existing buildings with new technologies and interventional platforms that create a revolutionary new model of patient care.

The Interventional Platform

Rush is one of a handful of leading medical centers in the country that incorporates a patient-focused design concept called the interventional platform. This model strategically puts diagnostic testing, treatment and recovery within short distances of each other, resulting in enhanced collaboration between Rush specialists and their families.

Rush Children’s Hospital

A 112-bed pediatric facility that treats newborns to adolescents and is highly respected for its expertise in pediatric hemophilia, thrombophilia, hemostasis, muscular dystrophy, epilepsy and movement disorders.

Johnston H. Bowman Health Center

A 72-bed short-term rehabilitation facility that is a nationally recognized model for hospital-based geriatric care and Chicago’s only Stroke Specialty Rehabilitation certified facility.

Rush Oak Park Hospital

A 175-bed community hospital with a 100-year heritage and the technology and expertise of a major university medical center.

Rush University Medical Group

A multidisciplinary physician group of more than 500 employed physicians and advanced practice providers in over 70 practice sites across the Chicago area.

Rush-Copley Medical Center

A 210-bed facility providing a wide range of health and illness services to the greater Fox Valley region around Aurora, IL.

Rush Health

The not-for-profit corporation whose network of providers includes Rush University Medical Center, Rush Oak Park Hospital, Rush-Copley Medical Center and Riverside Medical Center, and more than 1,300 health care providers, physicians and allied health professionals.