Top News

Here are some of the top news stories at Swedish Covenant Hospital. 

Become a Community Ambassador

Become a Community Ambassador

Swedish Covenant Hospital’s Community Ambassador program is designed to help build positive rapport in our community by increasing engagement with community groups and providing supportive tools and resources to our community ambassadors as they interact with the community in varied ways.

Learn how you can join>>


SCH Commercials Launch to Increase Brand Recognition for Our Physicians, Specialties and Expertise

Swedish Covenant Hospital recently launched a TV campaign in our service area to increase brand recognition for our physicians, specialties and expertise. Over the next six months, you will see commercials highlighting Orthopedics, Chicago Brain & Spine Institute and Cardiology. The first commercial to air is an overview about Swedish Covenant Hospital. 

Watch the overview commercial above. 

Nursing Home Named Top Performing

Swedish Covenant Hospital’s Nursing Home Named a U.S. News & World Report Top Performing Nursing Home

Swedish Covenant Hospital received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to providing the most effective stroke treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.

Read the official announcement.

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New Dental Practice Coming to Swedish Covenant Hospital

Swedish Covenant Medical Group is excited to announce the opening of a dental practice on the hospital’s campus, providing services to patients, employees and community members.

Read the official announcement

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Swedish Covenant Hospital Treats Advanced DVT/Pulmonary Embolism With AngioVac

Swedish Covenant Hospital’s multidisciplinary heart and vascular team treats the full spectrum of DVT and pulmonary embolism, including blood clots that might not respond to oral medication or catheter-directed thrombolysis. Utilizing the AngioVac, interventional cardiologists and radiologists remove blood clots percutaneous, bypassing the need for complicated surgical procedures. 

Read the official announcement.

Bringing CPR/AED Training to the Community

Swedish Covenant Hospital Launches Heart Rescue Project to Bring CPR/AED Training to the Community

Swedish Covenant Hospital is launching an ambitious program to help save lives by bringing free CPR/AED training to the community.

Read the official announcement.