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Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital

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If this is a medical emergency, please call 911.

Overview

Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital is a nationally recognized 179 licensed bed, acute care teaching hospital located in McHenry, Illinois, with more than 600 physicians in 70 specialties who provide comprehensive medical care. The hospital achieved five stars from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in 2017 and 2018, ranking it among the top 9 percent of hospitals in the nation for quality care. In 2019, US News and World Report ranked McHenry Hospital among the top 20 hospitals in Chicago and Illinois. Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital is a regional destination for oncologic and cardiovascular care. The hospital’s physicians and staff provide emergency services, offer inpatient and outpatient care and specialize in cardiovascular interventions, surgical services, inpatient physical rehabilitation and obstetrics. The McHenry campus is home to the only open-heart surgery program in McHenry County and offers advanced treatments such as TAVR, a minimally invasive treatment for patients with diseased heart valves. The Cancer Center is accredited through the Commission on Cancer and provides a full range of treatment services including an on-site infusion center and radiation therapy.

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Parking and Transportation

Onsite parking is available for patients and visitors.

Patient and Visitor Information

Visiting Hours

Monday
8:00 am–8:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am–8:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am–8:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am–8:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am–8:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am–8:00 pm
Sunday
8:00 am–8:00 pm

Hotels and Lodging

If you need overnight accommodations near Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital, see our hotel guide. When making a reservation, please inquire about room availability with the “Northwestern Medicine” discounted rate.

Worship Services

In addition to our spiritual services, our Animal Assisted Therapy Program called Caring Paws, has more than 30 participating dogs. The therapy dogs visit patients in the waiting areas, at the Northwestern Medicine Sage Cancer Center, as well as in the nursing units. For more information about the Caring Paws program, call 815.759.4203.

McHenry Hospital Chapel

The McHenry Hospital chapel is open 24/7 for visitors, staff and patients. This chapel offers sacred scripture of different faith traditions and special services including funerals, memorials and Ash Wednesday. The chapel is located on the main floor across from the main elevators.

4201 Medical Center Drive, Main Floor, McHenry, IL

Hours:

Open 24 hours a day

Chaplains

Pastoral Services: 815.344.5000

The McHenry Hospital Pastoral Care team provides spiritual and emotional care for patients, families and friends. We extend a welcoming hand to people of all faiths. Chaplains who are also healthcare professionals provide pastoral care and help people cope with life’s difficulties through conversation, partnership in prayer or by simply sitting with people in need. Our compassionate chaplains respect each person’s beliefs and listen without judgment. Our chaplains provide sacraments and connections to your own religious community and support groups. They also make regular rounds in the hospital and in the Emergency Departments. When faced with some of life’s most difficult decisions, our chaplains are available for ethical consultations. They also provide information about living wills, advance directives and Do Not Resuscitate orders.

Departments and Services

Main Facility
Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital

815.344.5000

Northwestern Medicine Anticoagulation Clinic McHenry

815.759.4744

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Northwestern Medicine Breastfeeding Resource Center McHenry

815.759.4839

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Northwestern Medicine Diagnostic Imaging McHenry

815.334.5000

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Northwestern Medicine Laboratory Services McHenry

815.759.4807

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Northwestern Medicine McHenry Family Birth Center

224.654.0000

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Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital Emergency Department

815.344.5000

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Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital Sage Cancer Center

815.344.8000

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Cancer Care
Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital Sage Cancer Center

815.344.8000

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Cardiovascular Care
Northwestern Medicine Anticoagulation Clinic McHenry

815.759.4744

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Emergency Medicine
Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital Emergency Department

815.344.5000

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Imaging Services
Northwestern Medicine Diagnostic Imaging McHenry

815.334.5000

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Lab Services
Northwestern Medicine Laboratory Services McHenry

815.759.4807

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Women's Health
Northwestern Medicine Breastfeeding Resource Center McHenry

815.759.4839

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Northwestern Medicine McHenry Family Birth Center

224.654.0000

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Why Choose Us

Northwestern Medicine facilities offer access to world-class patient care across the greater Chicagoland area and Northern Illinois. Anchored by Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the #1 hospital in Illinois by U.S. News & World Report, our clinical and administrative staff and medical and science faculty come together every day with a shared commitment to superior quality, academic excellence, scientific discovery and patient safety.

With Northwestern Memorial HealthCare, we’re dedicated to consistently providing high-quality, cost-effective, patient-focused care. We seek to improve the health of the communities, individuals, family and friends we serve by delivering a broad range of services with leading medicine and compassion. Because what makes us better, makes you better.

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