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Magnet Nursing Status

The Magnet recognition program is a voluntary recognition program developed by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to acknowledge health care organizations that provide the best in professional nursing practice and patient care. The program is a multi-year process requiring significant time and financial commitments, including site visits and substantial application fees. To date, the following Illinois hospitals have earned this distinguished award. Click here to find ANCC's complete list of Magnet hospitals.

  • Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, Normal
  • Advocate Christ Medical Center and Advocate Hope Children's Hospital, Oak Lawn
  • Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, Downers Grove
  • Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital, Barrington
  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge
  • Advocate Sherman Hospital, Elgin
  • AMITA Health Adventist Hinsdale Hospital
  • Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
  • Cancer Treatment Center of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center, Zion
  • Carle Foundation Hospital and Carle Physician Group, Urbana
  • Centegra Health System - McHenry
  • Centegra Health System - Woodstock
  • Edward Hospital, Naperville
  • Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, Elmhurst
  • Loyola University Health System, Maywood
  • MacNeal Hospital, Berwyn
  • Memorial Hospital, Belleville
  • Memorial Medical Center, Springfield
  • Mercy Harvard Hospital, Harvard
  • NorthShore University HealthSystem - Evanston Hospital
  • NorthShore University HealthSystem - Glenbrook Hospital, Glenview
  • NorthShore University HealthSystem - Highland Park Hospital
  • NorthShore University HealthSystem - Skokie Hospital
  • Northwest Community Healthcare, Arlington Heights
  • Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital
  • Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, Winfield
  • Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital, Geneva
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago
  • OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, Rockford
  • OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, Peoria
  • OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington
  • Passavant Area Hospital, Jacksonville
  • Presence Saint Francis Hospital, Evanston
  • Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center, Joliet
  • Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
  • Riverside Medical Center, Kankakee
  • Rush Oak Park Hospital
  • Rush University Medical Center, Chicago
  • SwedishAmerican Health System, Rockford
  • Swedish Covenant Hospital, Chicago
  • UnityPoint Health - Methodist, Peoria