Q. Will the new system have a new name?
A. Right now each entity within Edward and Elmhurst Memorial will do business under its existing name. However, we plan to have more information on branding closer to 2014.
Will both Edward and Elmhurst Memorial accept the same insurance plans?
A. Edward and Elmhurst Memorial each accept nearly every major insurance plan. Now that the merger has been finalized, our goal is to eventually accept the same insurance plans, but that may take some time to finalize the details. Please check with your insurance company prior to receiving medical services.
Q. How does this merger benefit patients from both Edward and Elmhurst Memorial?
A. While Edward and Elmhurst Memorial are already nationally recognized for quality and patient satisfaction, our collaboration will lead to even higher quality through collaboration, more physician specialists, and access to even more services.