Rush-Riverside Cancer Institute

Riverside Medical Group
The Rush-Riverside Cancer Institute has taken cancer care to a new level - with greater access to the latest technology, you'll have more powerful ways to fight cancer while remaining close to your home and family.

Residents of Kankakee, Will, Iroquois and Grundy counties receive advanced, comprehensive care at the Rush-Riverside Cancer Institute. The Institute recently expanded to bring both radiation and medical oncology together under one roof making collaboration among physicians, clinicians, disciplines and patients even more effective and convenient. The new space creates a universal center of excellence in treatment uniting all aspects of cancer care together including the Betty Burch Bridgewater Center for Radiation Therapy, Center for Medical Oncology, as well as Chemotherapy, Infusion Therapy, Lab Services, Pharmacy and Wellness Services while focusing on providing compassionate, personalized treatment for the mind, body and soul for individuals and their families.

The expanded, 8,300 square-foot site features:

Medical Oncologists and Hematologists
Radiation Oncologists
Cancer Care Advanced Practice Providers and Experienced Staff
Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy and Treatments
Sterotactic Radiosurgery and Sterotactic Body Radiation Therapy
Onsite Pharmacy and Laboratory Services
Health and Well-being Education and Support
Patients, families and communities benefit from:

Enhanced collaboration and communication among the cancer care team members
Expanded ability to serve the needs of individuals and families
Enhanced patient flow among treatment locations
Increased number of exam rooms and infusion chairs
Exam rooms more than doubled to include eight private consultation rooms
Infusion bays increased from 16 to 28 with multiple settings to accommodate personal preferences
The comfort and convenience of being cared for in one location, close to home
The warm, calming environment with varying levels of privacy to meet individual needs
Best patient experiences possible