Presence Saint Joseph Hospital, Chicago

2900 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60657

Visiting hours

Presence Health believes that patient, resident and family involvement play an important role in the healing process. To facilitate this partnership, Presence Health provides an open visitation policy that welcomes and treats all visitors equally.

Visitors are allowed 24 hours a day any day of the week. In some cases, restrictions to this policy may apply in order to maintain the safety and privacy of patients and residents, and those restrictions will be communicated to visitors by the care team.

We encourage families and friends to partner with us in the healing process at Presence Health, and hope our open visitation policy promotes a positive, welcoming environment.

Visiting hours

Presence Saint Joseph Hospital on Chicago’s lakefront is an award-winning hospital, combining the convenience and caring experience of a community hospital with the technology and expertise of an academic medical center. We offer a full continuum of care for you and your entire family — from primary to specialty care. Our doctors are compassionate and dedicated — conducting research and teaching a new generation of healthcare providers about clinical excellence. Our healthcare team focuses on delivering outstanding patient- and family-centered care.

By the numbers

  • Founded: 1868
  • Licensed Beds: 360
  • Medical Staff: 559

Key services include

  • Cancer
  • Robotic and minimally invasive surgery
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Orthopedics and sports medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Level III perinatal facility
  • Addiction medicine
  • Treatment of patients with HIV
  • Plastic surgery
  • Digestive health

Key quality accolades

  • State-designated Level III Perinatal Facility (for high-risk mothers and premature infants)
  • Certified Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers
  • Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology
  • Accredited Breast Center by National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers
  • Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care by Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
  • Emergency Department Approved for Pediatrics (EDAP)
  • Accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer
  • Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education has accredited the medical residency programs: family practice, internal medicine, obstetrics, surgery, transitional
  • Podiatric residency program accredited by the Council of Podiatric Medical Education
  • Accredited Continuing Medical Education program, reviewed by the Illinois State Medical Society