Participation Highlights

We focus on strategic, sustainable growth at quality levels that meet or exceed national standards, while you continue to provide exceptional health care to your patients.

Our clinically integrated network includes more than 2,000 providers in over 130 practices. Our four hospitals — Rush University Medical Center, Rush Copley Medical Center, Rush Oak Park Hospital and Riverside Medical Center — are recognized leaders in health care quality and patient safety.

Join Us
We welcome you to join our network and take advantage of the many benefits we offer:

Payor and contract expertise
The Rush Health team boasts decades of experience managing important relationships, freeing participating providers to spend more time concentrating on delivering high-quality care. Our expertise encompasses the major commercial and government payors.
Our team will offer you:

  • Management of negotiations between providers and payors to develop, implement and manage mutually beneficial payment arrangements.
  • Payor credentialing, including enrollment, annual maintenance and updates.
  • Expert analyses of Medicare payment policy changes and performancebased incentive programs.
  • Secure provider-payor data exchange.

Strategic resources
We offer a unique catalogue of strategic resources, giving participating providers the opportunity to make an impact now and to plan wisely for the future. The health care system is complicated — Rush Health is here to help you navigate this constantly changing and sometimes challenging environment.
Our offerings include the following:

  • Data aggregation and analytics to build a comprehensive picture of your patients’ health, report performance of the practice and identify patients at risk for poor health outcomes.
  • A care management model designed to improve clinical outcomes and encourage self-management for patients with chronic health conditions.
  • Tools and programs to close gaps in care and engage patients in health improvement topics and managing chronic conditions.
  • A Clinical Integration Program that rewards members for excellence in measures of clinical quality, efficiency and patient experience.

Our secure web portal offers easy access to data sources, webinars and regular communication updates.

To learn more:
call (630) 954-3296, or email