Emergency Department

If you or your loved one is experiencing a medical emergency, call 911 immediately.

The Emergency Department at Rush Oak Park Hospital is conveniently located just west of downtown Chicago at 520 S. Maple Ave. in Oak Park. The entrance is at the corner of Madison Street and Wisconsin Avenue.

Whether you arrive with a potentially life-threatening condition — like chest pain, heart failure or pneumonia — or a minor illness or injury, you can expect swift, professional and compassionate care in the Rush Oak Park Hospital Emergency Department. Our emergency team strives to make your experience as comfortable and efficient as possible.

Services We Provide
Adult and pediatric emergency medicine: We take care of all ages with kindness and compassion 24 hours a day.
Interventional cardiology: We provide prompt intervention to prevent heart attack or stop its progression.
Life-saving stroke care: We are a Joint Commission-certified Primary Stroke Center because of our success in caring for patients with stroke symptoms.
Why Choose Rush Oak Park Hospital
  • Experience
  • Shortest emergency department wait times in the region
  • Fast Track service
  • Expert heart attack care
  • You go home quicker
  • No patient boarding prior to admission
  • Parking is always free
Partnering With Rush University Medical Center

For medical issues requiring highly specialized services, we can provide seamless transfers via private ambulance to one of the nation's premier academic medical centers – our clinical partner, Rush University Medical Center. We also work with Rush University Medical Center via the telestroke robot – telemedicine technology permitting us to share scan results and consult with Medical Center stroke experts.