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About Loretto

Loretto Hospital is an acute care community hospital that serves over 33,000 patients each year from Chicago's Austin and surrounding communities. As a not-for-profit, community-focused health care provider, we offer a unique, patient-centered healthcare delivery system that promotes general wellness and education in the communities we serve. Through our partnerships with physicians, research institutions, area residents and local businesses, we strive daily to be your health care provider of choice.

  • As the only hospital in Austin, we pride ourselves on providing quality, comprehensive and individualized health care services to the community.
  • We collaborate with major corporations, social service agencies, elected officials, civic organizations and members of the clergy to offer a variety of free health screenings and wellness workshops addressing the health concerns affecting community residents.
  • In 1999, Loretto Hospital established the Austin Chamber of Commerce to help the hospital fulfill its commitment to support the viability of local businesses.
  • With more than 600 employees, we are a vigorous economic engine and the largest non-governmental employer in the Austin community.