Illinois

Provident Hospital of Chicago



Provident Hospital of Chicago is a community teaching hospital meeting the community healthcare needs of the communities throughout the southside of Chicago. Started in 1891, Provident is an affiliate of the Cook County Bureau of Health Services and is one of three hospitals selected to launch the Chicago Board of Education "Cradle to Classroom" initiative. Provident was one of the first hospitals founded by African-Americans.

Equipped with state-of-the-art technology and equipment, the services provided by Provident Hospital include emergency, same-day surgery, family practice, mammography, orthopedics, podiatry, urology and critical care services. The staff and volunteers of the hospital work with community residents to promote good health and wellness. In addition, it also conducts health fairs, community education programs and other activities. The hospital hosts support groups for cancer, alcohol and substance abuse, and HIV, as well as a senior wellness club.

As a full-service community hospital, Provident also serves three Ambulatory and Community Health Network outpatient clinics in Woodlawn, Englewood, and Douglas communities. It is accredited by Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations (JCAHO).

Provident Hospital of Chicago accepts both Medicare and Medicaid patients.

Address: 500 East 51st Street , Chicago
State: Illinois
Zip: 60615
Phone: 312-572-2000
Fax: 312-572-1294
County: Cook
Number of Beds: 243
Total Staff : 0



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