Saint Francis Hospital is in Evanston, Illinois near the shore of Lake Michigan, just ten miles from downtown Chicago. It's an ideal location, offering all the advantages of the city and the suburbs with beauty and character. We are located in a lovely residential area, with beaches, shops and great apartments nearby, and easy access to Chicago by car, bicycle or public transportation.
Chicago is one of the nation's largest and most diverse cities in the world. It boasts one of the world's finest orchestras, a major opera company, and an art institute with a world-renowned impressionist collection not to mention championship sports teams and entertainment of every kind. Chicago is known for its blues and jazz and for its wide variety of ethnic neighborhoods, with shops and restaurants that would take years to explore.