Better connections, better care—at Evanston Northwestern Healthcare we have seen the benefit of such connections on numerous occasions.We continually strive to enhance connections among our physicians, researchers and healthcare team to create better care for patients today and increase hope for tomorrow.
Connectivity has proven an outstanding strategy and path to excellence as evidenced by the level of care we proudly provide patients. We are committed to offering the finest compassionate, quality care, examples of which are illustrated in this Annual Report.
The past year was marked by many important milestones and significant accomplishments including Evanston Hospital’s renewed status as a Level One Trauma Center, and approval as the only Certified Stroke Center on the North Shore. The dedicated Stroke Center at Evanston Hospital will help our communities combat the third leading cause of death and the number one cause of disability in the United States.
Our Oncology Program was ranked among the 50 best programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report for the second consecutive year, an important recognition of the multi-specialty team of renowned cancer specialists conducting research and connecting patients to the latest promising treatment options at our Kellogg Cancer Care Centers.