Chicago Tribune Top Workplaces 2016
Advocate Health Care
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Downers Grove, IL
’10, ’11, ’12, ’13
At Advocate Health Care, our focus is on creating the safest and best place for patients to heal, physicians to practice and associates to work. Every day, at sites across Advocate, our more than 35,000 associates including nearly 11,000 nurses and 6,300 affiliated physicians are committed to providing safe, excellent care. Advocate, nationally recognized clinical quality, is the largest health system in Illinois and is one of Chicagoland’s 10 largest employers.Advocate operates more than 400 sites of care, including 12 hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, five Level I trauma centers and three Level II trauma centers.
Six Advocate hospitals have earned Magnet® recognition for excellence in nursing.The system trains more primary care physicians and residents at its four teaching hospitals than any other systems in the state.Advocate’s healing ministry serves individuals, families and communities through a holistic approach that provides quality care and service.
“Their interest in the front line and support. ”
“I am able to positively impact the lives of our patients while also obtaining professional, personal goals.”
“I am able to help people in some of their darkest times.”
“It allows me to manage my work life and personal life. It allows me to utilize my skills to the fullest.”