Welcome to the news room of the Cook County Health & Hospitals System in Chicago.
Staff in public affairs are available 24 hours a day to assist local, regional and national news media in locating an expert spokesperson, obtaining information on a news item or answering questions about a news release or event.
Members of the news media must contact public affairs for information about the hospital, its staff and its patients. To contact public affairs, call (312) 864-0927 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 5:00 PM. After hours or on weekends, call the main hospital at (312) 864-6000, and ask the operator to page the public affairs staff member on call.