Swedish Covenant Hospital is a comprehensive health care facility providing health and wellness services to the communities of Chicago’s north and northwest sides. An established teaching hospital, Swedish Covenant Hospital offers a range of medical programs, including the latest cardiac, cancer, orthopedic, surgical, women’s health, back health and emergency services. As one of the few independent, nonprofit hospitals in the area, we remain focused on our mission of providing compassionate care in a healing environment.

OVERVIEW

  • 312 licensed beds
  • 2,200 employees, more than 600 physicians and 250 volunteers

KEY ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Medical Achievements

  • Magnet® Recognition by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for nursing excellence, 2015
  • Designation as a Breast Ultrasound Accredited Facility by the American College of Radiology, 2015
  • Reaccredited as a Primary Stroke Center, 2015
  • Cancer program is approved by the Commission on Cancer as a Comprehensive Community Cancer Program with Commendation, 2015
  • Bronze Award for quality in stroke and cardiac care from the American Heart Association, 2014

Technological Innovations

  • Downtown cancer center equipped with the CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System technology, 2012
  • First hospital in Chicago to offer 3-D digital mammography technology through breast tomosynthesis using two Hologic Selenia Dimensions Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (DBT) System machines and a Hologic Selenia Dimensions 5000 Full Field Digital Mammography machine, 2012

Facility Enhancements

  • Opening of Mayora Rosenberg Women’s Health Center, 2014
  • Telemedicine robot with Rush University Medical Center for the Stroke Center, 2012
  • Opening of Balance Center in Rehabilitation Services department, 2011

For more information, visit www.swedishcovenant.org