contentsWinnebao County IL Regional Planning & EDCads

Winnebago County Healthcare


Winnebago County is blessed with three Health Systems, a new Wellness Center, Crusader Clinic, the Winnebago County Health Department and numerous drop-in clinics throughout the county.

Northpointe Health and Wellness Campus

The future of health and wellness is here - at the NorthPointe Health and Wellness Campus in northern Illinois. Complimenting the area’s natural surroundings, the new campus serves area residents of all ages by providing comprehensive medical, diagnostic and therapeutic services, plus the area’s only Immediate Care staffed by emergency certified physicians. These services, combined with the integration of healthy lifestyle and wellness programs, will be available at one easily accessible site.

OSF St. Anthony – Rockford, IL

Accidents and sudden critical illnesses have no respect for time or place. As a Level I Trauma Center, OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center serves as the hub of an integrated network of emergency medical services that provides continuity of care.


Their network of emergency services includes:

OSF Saint Anthony Level I Trauma Center and Emergency Department; Lifeline Helicopter Service; Lifeline Ambulance Services; OSF Northern Illinois Emergency Medical Services (NIEMS) education and training for emergency personnel in the region; and MedComm communications center that receives calls for emergency assistance from physicians, emergency personnel serving in the region or hospital staff.

Rockford Health System – Rockford, IL

Rockford Health System, the largest health system serving northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin, has a long tradition of care, built on a commitment to clinical excellence, cutting-edge technology and meeting the healthcare needs of the region.


Rockford Health System includes: Rockford Memorial Hospital, a 396-bed tertiary care hospital; Rockford Health Physicians outpatient clinics with locations throughout the region; Van Matre HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital, a 40-bed inpatient hospital offering a full range of rehabilitation services; Visiting Nurses Association, providing a variety of home health care services to people of all ages; and Rockford Memorial HealthFoundation dedicated to raising funds in support of the Rockford Health System mission. Patients throughout Rockford Health System are treated regardless of their ability to pay.

SwedishAmerican Health System – Rockford, IL

SwedishAmerican Health System serves 12 counties in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin through a major acute care hospital; a network of 14 primary care and multi-specialty clinics; the region’s largest home health care agency; a full spectrum of outpatient, wellness and education programs; and the charitable endeavors of the Swedish American Medical Foundation.

Their new Heart Hospital, the region’s only hospital devoted to hearts, provides the most experienced doctors, the latest technology and the best treatments - all in a unique healing environment designed to make everyone feel (and heal) better.

Winnebago County’s River Bluff Nursing Home is a 304-bed licensed skilled nursing facility that provides skilled and intermediate nursing care – including physical, occupational, speech and respiratory therapies, parental services and hospice care. There are also other assisted living and healthcare facilities throughout the county. Winnebago has more than 600 physicians and 200 dentists practicing in the area, providing Winnebago County residents with the optimum level of care to maintain health and well-being.

previous topic
next topic
Town Square Publications
North Pointe