10 Things to Know About Riverside Medical Center

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Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee, Ill., is part of Riverside HealthCare, a fully integrated healthcare system serving Kankakee, Iroquois, Will and Grundy counties in Illinois.

Here are 10 things to know about Riverside Medical Center.

1. The CEO and president of Riverside Medical Center is Phillip Kambic.

2. Bill Douglas serves as the CFO of Riverside.

3. Riverside Medical Center has campuses in Bourbonnais and Coal City in addition to the main campus in Kankakee, Ill. The hospital has 325 beds.

4. Riverside has 1,435 employees.

5. Riverside Medical Center recorded $720.3 million in gross revenue and a net income of $25 million in 2010, as reported by the American Hospital Directory.

6. Riverside Medical Center discharged a total of 12,481 patients in 2011. The hospital performed 3,800 inpatient and 10,100 outpatient surgeries as well as 1,100 births last year. Additionally, the hospital had 89,600 outpatient visits in 2011.

7. HealthGrades named Riverside Medical Center one of America's 100 best hospitals for specialty care in 2012.

8. The history of Riverside Medical Center dates back to 1964, when Riverside Hospital opened in response to a need for another healthcare facility within a growing community.

9. Riverside received a five-star rating for valve surgery in 2011 and 2012 from HealthGrades.

10. Riverside is the only Magnet Recognized hospital in the area, according to the hospital.

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