Patient Care

Gaining hope and healing after a cancer diagnosis

For Jessica Blackford-Cleeton, treatment for mesothelioma included HIPEC, a targeted form of chemotherapy delivered directly into her abdomen following surgery. Her comprehensive treatment was successful, preserving her ability to become a mother.

UChicago Medicine receives watchdog group’s top teaching-hospital and patient-safety honors

The University of Chicago Medicine has been named a “Top Hospital” in the teaching category for the second year in row by The Leapfrog Group. The recognition comes on the heels of being recognized as one of 59 hospitals in the country to earn 12 sequential straight As in patient safety.