Edward-Elmhurst Health Hospital & Health Services
Serving the residents of the Plainfield area and Chicago’s southwestern suburbs, Edward-Elmhurst Health Hospital & Health Services is a full-service, regional health care provider. Edward operates a number of facilities throughout the region, including a main campus in Naperville.
Edward-Elmhurst Health Hospital has 309 private patient rooms and 4,700 employees, including 1,350 nurses and a medical staff of nearly 1,050 physicians consisting of independent members of the medical staff, employed physicians and independent contractors. The physicians represent 75 medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties with 98 percent board certified in their specialty.
Edward is a leader in advanced cardiac care at Edward Heart Hospital, state-of-the-art cancer diagnosis and treatment at Edward Cancer Center and world-class stroke care through the Edward Neurosciences Institute in affiliation with the Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation.
The Edward Emergency Department offers a full scope of services, ranging from imaging, laboratory, behavioral health and outpatient surgery to occupational therapy, cardiac diagnostics and community education. The 7,900-square-foot, $5.7 million Edward Emergency Department provides 24/7/365 care, while the $18 million, two-story, 30,000-square-foot Cancer Center supplies comprehensive outpatient services to cancer patients. Edward Medical Group and independent physician offices are also housed on the Edward Plainfield campus.
For more information, visit www.edward.org.
Opened in 2008, AMITA Healthcare is a comprehensive medical center with a mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ. AMITA Healthcare specializes in cardiac care, imaging services, women’s care, healthPAS, pain treatment and management, surgical services and interventional radiology.
The main hospital branch is located in nearby Bolingbrook, with the AMITA Healthcare Plainfield Medical Campus right here in Plainfield. This local campus provides dentistry, family health maintenance and immediate care, Imaging and physical therapy, OB/GYN care, podiatry and specialized care.
The Corwin Medical Center, part of the Plainfield Medical Campus, offers same-day appointments and walk-ins through the 1st Care clinic with board certified physicians, dietitians and nurse practitioners.
Since 1984, Corwin Medical Center has been providing Plainfield residents with pediatrics and family medicine, women’s health services, asthma and allergy treatments, diabetes prevention and treatment and cancer, cholesterol and blood pressure screenings.
In just five years since AMITA Healthcare opened its doors in Bolingbrook, the hospital has received accreditation from the Joint Commission, Echocardiography and Sleep Disorders Center. AMITA Healthcare is also proud to have been awarded the American College of Radiology Breast Imaging Center of Excellence and the HealthGrades Top 5% Emergency Medicine Excellence Award.
DuPage Medical Group
DuPage Medical Group (DMG) was formed in 1999 when three health care groups serving the western suburbs of Chicago since the 1960s joined together. Today, DMG has grown into one of the largest and most successful independent multi-specialty physician groups in Illinois. This success is largely based on the informed direction it receives through a physician-governed board. DMG is led by experienced physicians who continually seek innovations through a model of QEA: quality, efficiency and access.
Managing such a proactive model of medicine allows DMG to provide quality care, construct the most advanced facilities and implement the latest technology. Through secure access of an electronic health record and its patient portal, MyChart, the medical group’s physicians and patients stay closely connected on the care that forms the bigger picture of each patient’s health. DMG promotes strong collaboration among its medical staff and solicits helpful feedback from patients. Strong administrative support creates stability for DMG physicians, empowering them to help drive the group forward.
The end result is a tight-knit physician group that sets the industry standard and keeps ahead of the curve in the ever-changing field of health care.