Media Relations

Northwestern Memorial HealthCare's Media Relations Department is a full-service public and media relations office. We are dedicated to responding to media requests from local, regional and national outlets within their deadlines and are available to assist with stories 24/7.

Please send all COVID-19 media requests to Christopher King, Megan McCann and Jenny Nowatzke

Media Contacts and After Hours Assistance

Northwestern Memorial HealthCare Media Relations is available round-the-clock to answer media inquiries.

Patient Condition Updates

Media Relations provides patient conditions to members of the media only as allowed by federal and state privacy laws.

Media Guidelines

View guidelines for requesting patient condition updates, as well as photo and video in-hospital requests.

About Our Health System

Northwestern Medicine is a shared strategic vision of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.