Northwestern Memorial Hospital is one of the nation's preeminent academic medical centers. It is the primary teaching hospital for Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and Chicago's only academic medical center participating in city and state Level I trauma networks.
As an integral part of this excellent academic medical center, the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute is comprised of highly renowned and respected cardiovascular specialists who aspire to consistently high standards of quality outcomes, education, research and patient satisfaction. We seek to improve the health of the patients we serve by delivering a broad range of cardiac and vascular services with sensitivity to the individual needs of our patients and their families.
The quality of services offered through the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute is enhanced through the Feinberg School of Medicine's integration with education and research in an environment that encourages excellence of practice, critical inquiry and learning. New research is presented to improve the knowledge of all healthcare professionals treating patients with cardiovascular disease and to understand new recommendations from recent clinical trials and practice guidelines. The Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute offers a variety of knowledge sharing opportunities, including:
- Cardiac Cath Lab Conferences
- Cardiology Grand Rounds
- Heart Failure and Transplant Conference
- Heart Valve Disease Meeting
- Stone Cardiology Conference
- Vascular Surgery Conference
The goal of the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute is to achieve superior results for all of our patients and to help them return to normal activities while improving their overall quality of life. We believe that clinical outcomes should be a major consideration in helping patients and referring physicians decide where to seek and refer care. Learn more about our performance.