Loyola University Health System is committed to providing the highest quality of medical education, research and patient care. Sponsorship of post-graduate healthcare education programs furthers the Health System's mission and trains the future generation of health professionals necessary to provide healthcare and education for the communities we serve. Advanced medical and dental training is sponsored for approximately 600 residents and fellows in programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), The Council on Podiatric Medical Education (CPME), the American Dental Association (ADA), American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG), and other non-ACGME accredited programs.
Loyola University Health System partners with Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine in its educational mission. Fiscal support from the Health System provides the Stritch School of Medicine necessary resources for the recruitment of faculty of academic excellence, for infrastructure support for its myriad of post-graduate healthcare education programs and for research support.
Loyola University Health System recognizes the trainees entrusted to its care as first and foremost learners. It recognizes its responsibility for providing appropriate supervision and facilitating residents' professional and personal development while ensuring safe and appropriate care for patients in an environment of care, concern, respect and cooperation.