Headquartered in Evanston, Illinois, NorthShore University HealthSystem(NorthShore) is a comprehensive, fully integrated, healthcare delivery systemthat serves the Chicago and North Shore region. The system includes fourhospitals in Evanston, Glenview, Highland Park and Skokie. NorthShore employs approximately10,000 and has 2,400 affiliated physicians, including an 800-plus physician multispecialtygroup practice with more than 100 office locations in the NorthShore MedicalGroup.
NorthShore continues to be distinguished with numerous awardsand honors, including Thomson Reuters "100 Top Hospitals" recognizing leadingclinical performance, quality and efficiency and U.S. News & World Report'sBest Hospitals.
A national leader in the implementation of innovativetechnologies, including an advanced electronic medical record (EMR) system,NorthShore was among the first in the country to successfully launch asystem-wide EMR, and has been recognized by multiple national organizations andnamed "most Wired" by Hospitals and Health Networks.
The NorthShore Research Institute focuses on clinical andtranslational research, including leadership in outcomes research and clinicaltrials and was recently ranked among the top ten in the nation amongComprehensive Independent Research Hospitals in funding from the NationalInstitutes of Health (NIH).
NorthShore has also earned Magnet designation--the ultimatecredential for high quality nursing. NorthShore is the only organization inIllinois to receive this prestigious honor as a system.
In recognition of its commitment to patient safety,NorthShore received the John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award forits methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Reduction Program,acknowledging national leadership in attacking this serious threat to healthcaresafety.
NorthShore has annual revenues of $1.6 billion. Theintegrated health system has significant capabilities in a wide spectrum ofclinical programs, including cancer, heart, orthopaedics, high-risk maternity,pediatrics and its NorthShore Neurological Institute.
NorthShore serves the culturally-rich and diverse Chicagoand north suburban area, which features excellent schools, extensive parkdistrict programs and vibrant communities to live in, work and raise families.
For more information about the residency contact:
of Chicago (NorthShore) Family Medicine Residency Program
2050 Pfingsten Rd, Suite 200
Glenview, Illinois 60026
Phone: (847) 657-1840
Fax: (847) 657-1823