1044 North Francisco Avenue Chicago, IL 60622

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Awards and Recognition

Norwegian American Hospital is proud of its continuous quality and outstanding achievements. Here are a few honors we have received:

Accreditation from The Joint Commission, the national accrediting organization for hospitals.


Primary stroke certification from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program.


Norwegian American Hospital was recognized in 2014 for having the lowest rate of hospital acquired infections of the 67 hospitals in the greater Chicago area, based on publicly available data.

America’s Essential Hospitals awarded Norwegian American Hospital honorable mention at the Gage Awards for Transformation of Perinatal Quality in an Essential Hospital.

Illinois Department of Public Health’s (IDPH) Level II Perinatal Care re-designation.

Accreditation by the College of American Pathology for meeting the highest standards of care. The accreditation was based on an on-site inspection conducted by CAP. Inspectors examined labs’ records, quality control procedures, equipment and staff qualifications to determine if the lab met its criteria.