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Advocate Christ Medical Center

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Advocate Christ Medical Center (ACMC) is part of Advocate Health Care, one of the nation’s leading integrated health care networks. A not-for-profit, 694-bed, premier teaching institution with more than 1,000 affiliated physicians, Christ Medical Center is a leader in health care and one of the major referral hospitals in the Midwest for a number of specialties, including cardiovascular services, heart and kidney transplantation, neurosciences, oncology, orthopedics and women’s health. The hospital provides emergency care for more than 90,000 patients annually and has one of the busiest Level I trauma centers in Illinois.


OVERVIEW 

  • Four clinical institutes—Cancer, Heart and Vascular, Neurosciences and Bone and Joint 
  • One of the highest occupancy rates in Chicago area, according to Crain’s Chicago Business  

ACCOLADES 

  • More than 90 physicians rated among the country’s best in their fields by U.S. News & World Report and Castle Connolly Medical Ltd  First and only hospital in Illinois affiliated with MD Anderson Physicians Network ® – nation’s number one cancer program 
  • Redesignated by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Magnet Medical Center 
  • Designated a Blue Distinction Center for spine surgery and knee and hip replacement by BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois 
  • Recognized as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology 
  • Recognized as a top-performing hospital in the ACS MIDAS+ Platinum Quality Award Program and ranked in the top 5% of more
  • than 650 hospitals reviewed by ACS MIDAS+ 
  • Presented a Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for excellence in treating stroke patients by the American Heart Association/
  • American Stroke Association 
  • Recognized by the American Heart Association for sustained “gold award” performance in treating coronary artery disease and heart failure


TECHNOLOGY 

  • Robotic da Vinci® Surgical System 
  • CyberKnife® Radiosurgery 
  • Radiation Treatments: IMRT, IOERT and IGRT  Stryker Navigation Suite 
  • Advanced linear accelerators 
  • EP Lab w/Stereotaxis
  • Electronic medical records
  • eICU (electronic intensive care unit) monitoring 
  • Abiomed Ventricular Assist Device console 
  • PACS (picture archiving and communication system) 

 2011 PATIENT SERVICE STATISTICS

  • Admissions – 40,767 
  • Deliveries – 3,934 
  • Emergency department visits – 90,192 
  • Outpatient visits – 318,341
  • Surgical cases – 21,518 
  • Adult open heart surgeries – 829