Overview

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Northwestern Medicine is a trusted source for accurate and up-to-date information regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus).

As the number of people diagnosed with COVID-19 grows both internationally and in the United States, Northwestern Medicine is working to ensure that any patients who have been exposed to the virus can be cared for safely and effectively.

You can find the latest updates from the CDC here.


Northwestern Medicine Updates

Patient Safety During COVID-19

June 9, 2020

Extensive measures are in place to help avoid the spread of infection and to protect your health and safety. Learn more about patient safety during COVID-19.


High-Risk Groups and COVID-19

April 27, 2020

Patients with underlying health conditions may be at higher risk for a more serious illness. Learn more about COVID-19 and high-risk groups.


New Visitor Restrictions

July 2, 2020

For the continued safety of patients, physicians, staff and the community, Northwestern Medicine has implemented visitor restrictions in all of our inpatient and outpatient care sites. See updated information and visitor exceptions here.