RUSH’s newest outpatient center opened in Munster, Indiana, on Jan. 30. 2023
With the new center, about 30 miles southeast of Chicago’s Loop, Rush University System for Health has expanded access to its services and experts to those living in Northwest Indiana.
Already, RUSH provides thoracic surgery services at Franciscan Health hospitals in the region and supports telestroke with the hospital system. RUSH currently provides cardiology in Northwest Indiana, as well as orthopedic care through Midwest Orthopaedics.
“RUSH Munster will bring outstanding patient care to Northwest Indiana, providing patients and communities with convenient access to RUSH’s nationally ranked clinical programs,” said Paul E. Casey, MD, MBA, chief medical officer at RUSH University Medical Center.
RUSH will offer Northwest Indiana residents more access to top specialists, including those in:
Ear, nose and throat (ENT)
Gastrointestinal (GI) surgery
Outpatient services at RUSH Munster will include services for imaging, stress echocardiograms, X-rays, electrocardiograms and ultrasounds.
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