Visiting Elmhurst Hospital

Our goal is to make every moment you spend at Elmhurst Hospital as comfortable and stress-free as possible. Rebuilt from the ground up in 2011, the new, state-of-the-art acute care hospital incorporates the latest trends in healthcare facility design and innovations in comfort. From the soothing water features to the private, hotel-like patient suites, the hospital is a uniquely warm and comfortable place for all who enter its doors.

Nationally-recognized nursing program

As a patient at Elmhurst, you are cared for by an expert medical team, including nationally-recognized nurses. In 2015, Elmhurst Hospital earned Magnet Recognition®, the ultimate credential for excellence in nursing. Only seven percent of the nation's 6,000 hospitals are recognized as Magnet facilities by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).

Patient-centered philosophy

Elmhurst is in very exclusive company as one of seven hospitals in the world to achieve the prestigious Planetree Distinction, the highest honor presented by Planetree. Founded in 1978, Planetree is a global leader in the growing movement to transform healthcare from the perspective of the patient. This designation recognizes the hospital’s achievement in the delivery of patient-centered care, where patient comfort, dignity, empowerment and well-being are prioritized with providing top-quality clinical care.

Volunteer at Elmhurst

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