Chicago Architecture Info
Rush University Medical Center Hospital Tower
Address
1650 West Harrison Street
Chicago, Illinois 60612
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz/Artefaqs Corporation
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz/Artefaqs Corporation
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz/Artefaqs Corporation
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz/Artefaqs Corporation
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz/Artefaqs Corporation
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Basic Information
Designed by Perkins+Will
Cost $575,000,000
Type Other
Floors: 14
Neighborhood: Illinois Medical District
More Information
  • Floor space: 806,000 square feet
  • Emergency room pods: 60, treating two patients each. Expandable in case of catastrophe.
  • Ambulance bay capacity: six units.
  • Operating rooms: 42
  • Delivery rooms: 10
  • Post-op recovery positions: 102
  • Patient rooms: 304
  • Extended stay patient rooms: 24
  • Robot army: 22 units
  • September 25, 2008: Groundbreaking.
  • December, 2011: Construction finished
  • December 8, 2011: The ribbon cutting ceremony was held.
  • January, 2012: The first patients were moved in.