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Aug 05, 2020, 14:26 ET Road Map To Reducing Colorectal Cancer Deaths

Fewer people would die of colorectal cancer if health care providers adopted a new model of screening that combines better risk assessment, more...


Jun 18, 2020, 11:06 ET Covid-Related Delays In Colorectal Cancer Screening Jeopardizes Preventive Care, Early Treatment

With the COVID-19 pandemic interrupting non-urgent medical care, physicians are concerned that important gains in preventing colorectal cancer could...


May 13, 2020, 20:43 ET Rush University Medical Center Reopens Elective Surgery And Outpatient Services

The spread of COVID-19 across the city of Chicago enabled Rush University Medical Center to demonstrate its unique position as one of the leading...


Mar 26, 2020, 16:37 ET COVID-19 Anxieties: Six Tips To Avoid Stress Eating When Social Distancing

It's no secret that social distancing during the COVID-19 outbreak can bring stress with it. The weight of a national epidemic and being cooped up at ...


Mar 19, 2020, 13:26 ET Washing Wear: Five Ways To Keep Your Hands From Drying And Cracking

Now more than ever, hand-washing is important. As we work to battle the further spread of what is now a global pandemic, hand hygiene is our number...


Mar 13, 2020, 16:05 ET 'This Is What Rush Was Built For'

Rush University Medical Center is officially operating in surge mode, as preparations for a potential sharp increase in patients with COVID-19 move...


Feb 13, 2020, 16:35 ET Rush Earns National Center Of Excellence For Pancreatic Cancer Designation

The National Pancreas Foundation (NPF) has named Rush University Medical Center as a National Center of Excellence for Pancreatic Cancer, a...


Feb 04, 2020, 16:26 ET Researchers Reveal Target In Acute Kidney Injury Prevention

Up to 10% of patients who are hospitalized or undergo surgery will experience acute kidney injury (AKI), and as many as 50% of patients in intensive...


Jan 23, 2020, 17:00 ET Researchers at Rush University Medical Center Find That Injecting Influenza Vaccines Into Tumors Triggers Immune System Response

Changing the microenvironment of tumors to increase the immune system's response to them has been the goal of countless research and clinical studies ...


Oct 17, 2019, 16:51 ET Rush' s Dr. Shikha Jain Among Modern Healthcare's Top 25 Emerging Leaders

Rush University Medical Center oncologist Dr. Shikha Jain has been named one of Modern Healthcare's Top 25 Emerging Leaders in 2019, a group of...


Sep 20, 2019, 06:30 ET Rush University Medical Center Ranked # 1 for Highest Quality Care

Rush University Medical Center provides the highest quality care of 93 major academic medical centers ranked in the 2019 Quality and Accountability...


Aug 20, 2019, 18:17 ET Dr. Susan L. Freeman Appointed Provost, Rush University

Dr. Susan L. Freeman will become Rush University's provost and senior vice president, beginning October 1. Dr. Sherine Gabriel, president of Rush...


Apr 22, 2019, 20:01 ET One Woman's Cancer Fight: A Case Study In Structural Racism

Despite the growing body of evidence showing that social forces like income, housing and educational attainment have a greater bearing on health...


Apr 16, 2019, 11:22 ET 12th Annual Rush Casino Night on May 10 to Benefit Healthcare Programs for Chicago's West Side Families

The Rush Associates Board will roll out the 12th Annual Casino Night, Friday, May 10, raising money to provide community health improvement programs...


Mar 15, 2019, 19:00 ET Dr. Larry Goodman To Retire As CEO Of The Rush University System For Health And Rush University Medical Center

Dr. Larry Goodman, CEO of the Rush University System for Health (RUSH) and Rush University Medical Center will retire in the next several months, the ...


Apr 11, 2016, 10:00 ET Rush University Medical Center to Host TEDxRushU on April 30

A team of Rush University students is presenting the fourth annual TEDxRushU event, "Seize the Future," on Saturday, April 30, from 1 to 5 p.m. in...


Jul 15, 2014, 04:38 ET Rush Is Only Illinois Hospital To Achieve "Advanced" Status In 2014 "Most Wired" National Survey

Rush University Medical Center has been named one of only 20, advanced "Most Wired" hospitals in the nation, according to the 16th annual survey...


Jul 26, 2011, 09:00 ET Six-Month Countdown Begins for New Rush Hospital Building

Excitement is building for the January 2012 opening of the new Rush University Medical Center hospital, as construction progress on July 15 reached...