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UW Health SwedishAmerican Hospital is an acute care hospital offering more than 40 specialties to care for your family.
Number of counties that our patients come from throughout northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin.
Number of inpatient beds at UW Health SwedishAmerican Hospital in Rockford.
The year when donation of a single dollar launched the construction of a Swedish hospital in Rockford. Now thousands of patients receive care at UW Health SwedishAmerican Hospital each year.
Remarkable care with your convenience in mind
Keeping you well
For more than a century, we have strived to build a stronger, healthier community for the people of northern Illinois. At UW Health SwedishAmerican Hospital, patients receive care from world-class medical experts right in Rockford.
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Visiting hours are 8 a.m.–8 p.m. daily.
Free Wi-Fi is available.
Partnering for your health
World-class UW Health doctors who specialize in everything from cardiology to cancer see patients from Rockford and the surrounding area every day. It’s all about getting you the right care right here, close to home.
Remarkable heart care for kids
UW Health SwedishAmerican Hospital offers outstanding heart care for kids from expertly trained UW Health Kids cardiologists and pediatric heart surgeons.
Expert cancer care close to home
UW Health oncologists provide patients with expert cancer care close to home. This partnership closely connects patients with the UW Health | Carbone Cancer Center – one of only 51 cancer centers designated as “comprehensive” by the National Cancer Institute.
Inpatient and outpatient surgery
When you need surgery, our skilled surgery team is here for you. We have decades of experience performing highly complex surgery and offer a number of services to help in your recovery. We’re the only area hospital to offer complimentary massages before and after surgery. We also have surgical liaisons dedicated to keeping loved ones informed throughout surgery and recovery.
da Vinci robotic surgery
Ear, nose and throat
We offer a patient-friendly outpatient surgery environment featuring private recovery rooms and personalized care.
Emergency Department information
Parking and transportation
General parking information (non-emergency)
Self-parking and valet parking are available at SwedishAmerican Hospital.
Hours of operation
Here for you
- Open 24/7
- Monday24 Hours
- Tuesday24 Hours
- Wednesday24 Hours
- Thursday24 Hours
- Friday24 Hours
- Saturday24 Hours
- Sunday24 Hours