COVID-19 Vaccination Sites now taking walk-ins. Click here to learn more. Looking for a vaccine appointment? Visit vaccine.cookcountyil.gov or call 833-308-1988 (M-F, 7am-7pm CT) to learn more. Have you recently lost your health benefits due to COVID-19? You may be eligible for Medicaid or Marketplace insurance. Call 312-864-8200 and select #1 to hear about options and apply for health coverage.

Careers

...External Applicants Internal County Employees The online application system allows you to search, review and apply online for all current posted employment opportunities. All postings under these entities are listed online and must be applied for online through the application system. The document below will provide applicants with a step-by-step look at the application process. Applicants are advised to review,...

Mental Health & Substance Use

...symptoms and then refer you to a Cook County Health mental health professional. Alcoholism According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), roughly 15 million American adults have alcohol use disorders. Alcoholism is more than having a few drinks occasionally with your friends, it’s the inability to control or stop drinking due to a physical and emotional...

Office of Research & Regulatory Affairs (IRB)

...The Office of Research & Regulatory Affairs conducts audits on research projects involving human participants. Two types of audits are conducted: random post-approval monitoring audits and for-cause audits, which are a tool to provide insight to research related conduct at Cook County Health and achieve compliance with applicable federal regulations and laws as well as Cook County Health policies and...

Online & Print Journals

Online Journals ​ All the access to the online journal is IP authenticated. If there is any problem in accessing the online journals, please go to the CCHHS intranet, library website to access the journals. AJN, American Journal of Nursing JAMA JAMA Dermatology JAMA General Psychiatry JAMA Internal Medicine JAMA Neurology JAMA Ophthalmology JAMA Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery JAMA...

Human Resources

...This Employment Plan applies to all current Employees of the County who are assigned to Cook County Health (“Employees”), as well as to all Applicants and Candidates for Positions with Cook County Health. The Compliance Administrator (“CA”), while acting, has the right to monitor any and all aspects of this Employment Plan in order to assess CCH’s progress toward substantial...

Billing & Insurance

...nearest Cook County Health facility to speak with a financial counselor. Individuals should be prepared to give basic information about household size and income; and the birth dates of individuals living in the household. Download and complete a Financial Assistance Application: Arabic Financial Assistance Application English Financial Assistance Application Hindi Financial Assistance Application Mandarin Financial Assistance Application Polish Financial Assistance...

Residency/Fellowship Confirmation

...your email submission, please visit the following website: https://www.promisepoint.com/cchhslogin and log in with your username (first and last name, all lowercase and no spaces) to complete the assignments. If you are still having trouble accessing or completing the assignments, email us at professionaled@cookcountyhhs.org Online Modules – Complete the online educational modules. As proof, please print the Infection Control certificate, and...

MyCookCountyHealth

...someone else access to my account? Yes, however, only the patient and authorized individuals may access the account. How much does MyCookCountyHealth cost? There is no charge. I have already set up my account. How do I log in? Go to MyCookCountyHealth to log in to your account. Is MyCookCountyHealth available in other languages? Yes, MyCookCountyHealth is available in Spanish....

Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center Pharmacy

The CORE Center Pharmacy fills prescriptions for patients seen by CORE Center providers only. The pharmacy staff will work with patients who do not have prescription benefits to get needed medications from the CORE Center Pharmacy or free of charge from the manufacturer. To refill your prescription, please call the 24-hour refill line at (312) 572-4880. Prescription refills will be...

Trauma and Burn

...the trauma area includes 15 trauma resuscitation bays, 12 trauma intensive care beds and a 10-bed trauma observation area where we can monitor those patients who require frequent assessment during the first 24 hours post injury. The burn unit has a six-bed intensive care unit and up to 12 convalescent beds. Trauma & Trauma Surgery Our trauma team provides a...

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