Provident Hospital of Cook County
500 East 51st St.
Chicago, IL 60615

Phone Numbers

The main telephone number for the hospital is (312) 572-2000.

Case Management/Social Services: (312) 572-2994

Medical Records: (312) 572-1500

Diabetic Program: (312) 572-1814

Mammography Center: (312) 572-2139

HIV Testing: (312) 572-2730

Patient Advocate (Compliments/Complaints): (312) 572-1128

Security Department: (312) 572-1272

Physical/Occupational Therapy: (312) 572-2193

Educational Programs & Classes

Asthma Class: (312) 572-2309

Smoking Cessation Program: (312) 572-2309

Heart Failure Class/Program: (312) 572-2309

Social Service Department

The Social Service Department at Provident Hospital of Cook County will obtain interpreters and other services for those persons with hearing and sensory problems. Call (312) 572-2996.  Our TDD numbers are: (312) 572-1160, (312) 572-1161, (312) 572-1736, and (312) 572-2904.

Health Information and Records Department

If you need a copy of your medical records, please contact our Health Information and Records Department at (312) 572-1527. The hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM. Pickups are not available at Provident Hospital.

Lost and Found

If you or a visitor has lost an item, please contact the security department at (312) 572-1270.

Hours of Operation

Outpatient Pharmacy

The Outpatient Pharmacy is located at 450 E. 50th Place. The hours of operation are:

  • Monday through Friday, 9:00AM until 5:00PM
  • Saturday and Sunday, 8:00AM until 4:00PM (for discharged and Emergency Room patients only). New prescriptions are not accepted after 4:00PM.

General Visiting Hours

  • 2 Visitors Per Room Visit
  • All visitors must be issued a pass which can be obtained at the First Floor Reception Desk. Visitors must be at least 12 years of age.

Medical/Surgical Unit (8 West – Inpatient Unit)

  • 11:00 AM – 8:30 PM
  • There may be only two visitors at one time per patient. Exceptions may be made by the doctor based upon the patient’s condition