SwedishAmerican is a level II trauma center housing 357 beds. The hospital prides itself not only on its evolution into a leading local health system but as a deeply invested member of the community. The hospital system is committed to ensuring that this investment not only continues but grows, ensuring Northern Illinois patients with access to the best possible health care. SwedishAmerican has been consistently recognized for its commitment to quality and excellence, which has garnered numerous national awards.
Rockford is a city located in northern Illinois about 85 miles northwest of Chicago. Sitting on the banks of the Rock River, Rockford serves as the county seat of Winnebago County and is one of the state’s largest cities. Rockford and northern Illinois offer world-class attractions, outstanding recreation opportunities and beautiful parks — all at a cost of living significantly below those of most metropolitan areas. For a getaway, Chicago, Milwaukee, and Madison are each just 90 minutes away or less.