nicole-creamer_roseland-e1306261123712On August 5, 2011, the State of Illinois created the 100- acre Roseland Community Medical District which provides for the creation, maintenance and expansion of healthcare and their related facilities to study, diagnose and treat human ailments and injuries. The District is anchored by the “New” Roseland Community Hospital, whose emergency room is often the first stop for medical services for the community, and where patient are treated for illnesses ranging from simple colds to severe health issues uch as a heart disease or gunshot wounds.

With over 500 employees, the Hospital is the largest employer in Roseland and is located at the center of the community. THe Hospital serves over 21,000 patients annually in the emergency room alone. Further, RCH is the first responder for the Port of Chicago at Calumet Harbor, and for the newly created Pullman National Park, both of which are located just east of the Hospital. The Hospital functions as a critical safety net to an underserved area of Chicago and is an economic asset to both the community and to the city at large. The District hopes to fortify this safety net and expand critical healthcare services fort the South Side of Chicago, an area often overlooked by major healthcare institutions.

The Community Hospital is the South Side of Chicago’s integrated and coordinated healthcare choice, where professional caregivers provide guidance on the path to recovery and overall wellness. RCH combines specialized expertise of a large hospital with the personalized attention for a smaller setting. RCH provide a full spectrum of pediatric and adult care service from primary to family medicine to advanced specialty to care. RCH specialties include:

  • Anesthia
  • Adolescent Behavioral Health
  • Cardiology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Gastroenterolgy
  • General Surgery
  • Infectious Disease
  • Mammography


  • Laboratory
  • Internal Medicaine
  • Mobil Dental Vehicle
  • Neurology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Pediatrics Pathology
  • Pulmonology
  • Radiology
  • Vascular Surgery