COVID-19 Resource Center

Review the latest information on visitor policies, safety procedures, vaccines, and more in the COVID-19 Resource Center.

If this is a medical emergency, please call 911. For urgent visits, please see one of our immediate care locations.

If this is a medical emergency, please call 911.

Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital

If this is a medical emergency, please call 911. For urgent visits, please see one of our immediate care locations.

If this is a medical emergency, please call 911.

Before your visit, review our visitor policies and other COVID-19 resources.

Overview

Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital is a short-term, critical access community hospital in Sandwich, Illinois that has served the DeKalb County community for over 70 years. More than 150 physicians on the voluntary, community-based medical staff and the emergency department at Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital provides 24-hour access to board-certified emergency medicine physicians. As part of the Northwestern Medicine network, patients at Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital have access to the resources and advantages of world-class care and leading-edge clinical trials at locations across the region.

Valley West Hospital also offers short-term, comprehensive, skilled healthcare services through Northwestern Medicine’s Homeward Healing Swing Bed Program. Learn more about this unique post-acute rehabilitation program. Download our Homeward Healing Swing Bed brochure

Patient and Visitor Information

Visiting Hours

Monday
8 am–8 pm
Tuesday
8 am–8 pm
Wednesday
8 am–8 pm
Thursday
8 am–8 pm
Friday
8 am–8 pm
Saturday
8 am–8 pm
Sunday
8 am–8 pm
Services and Amenities Map

Departments and Services

Main Facility
Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital

815.786.8484

Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute at Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital

815.748.5844

Location Details
Northwestern Medicine Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Sandwich

815.981.7129

Location Details
Northwestern Medicine Occupational Health Valley West Hospital

312.694.0800

Location Details
Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital Breastfeeding Center

815.981.7131

Location Details
Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital Emergency Department

815.981.7141

Location Details
Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital Labor and Delivery

815.786.8484

Location Details
Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital Sleep Health Center

815.766.9072

Location Details
Cardiovascular Care
Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute at Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital

815.748.5844

Location Details
Northwestern Medicine Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Sandwich

815.981.7129

Location Details
Emergency Medicine
Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital Emergency Department

815.981.7141

Location Details
Neurosciences
Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital Sleep Health Center

815.766.9072

Location Details
Occupational Health
Northwestern Medicine Occupational Health Valley West Hospital

312.694.0800

Location Details
Orthopaedics
Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital Emergency Department

815.981.7141

Location Details
Rehabilitation Services
Northwestern Medicine Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Sandwich

815.981.7129

Location Details
Women's Health
Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital Breastfeeding Center

815.981.7131

Location Details
Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital Labor and Delivery

815.786.8484

Location Details

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 No. 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.

Spiritual Care Services

A nondenominational chapel is located on the first floor of Outpatient Services and is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Chapel is located around the corner from the Main Lobby.