Advanced Medical Care that Speaks your Language
Our International Programs team provides bilingual patient coordinators who will facilitate every aspect of your trip to Chicago and visit to the medical center. These dedicated coordinators will assist you in scheduling medical appointments, confirming treatment plans and obtaining any financial or insurance clearance needed. To meet your needs, we also have certified professional medical interpreters to provide translation services during appointments.
To make traveling easier, we offer complimentary transportation to our international patients, providing transport to and from the airport and for all medical appointments. We will also assist you and your family in finding accommodations, whether you require hotel reservations or need to rent a furnished apartment for an extended stay. Our goal is to make your visit as comfortable and simple as possible.
Sharing our Expertise with Hospitals Around the World
The professional administrators and clinical personnel who work for the University of Chicago Medicine are available to share their knowledge and skill to support both new and existing hospital projects all over the world.
Our experts are engaging their colleagues abroad in the following areas:
- International Accreditation
- Quality and Patient Safety
- Infection Control
- Operational Excellence and Lean Transformation
- Supply Chain Management
- Information Technology
- Strategic Planning and Marketing
University of Chicago Medicine physicians, nurses and administrators who work in our international centers of excellence are also helping hospitals abroad to advance specific clinical specialties, such as:
- Stem Cell Transplantation
- Robotic Surgery
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery
- Pancreatic Diseases and Interventional Endoscopy
- Gynecology and Obstetrics
- Reconstructive Surgery, with a focus on Lymphedema Surgery
- Pain Management and Intensive Care