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NorthShore – Edward-Elmhurst Hospitals Named to Forbes List of America’s Best Employers By State

August 26, 2022

NorthShore – Edward-Elmhurst Health is well represented on the Forbes list of America’s Best Employers By State for 2022. The prestigious award is presented by Forbes and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranking provider. The awards list was announced Aug. 24 and can be viewed on the Forbes website.

NorthShore – Edward-Elmhurst Health entities that are recognized in the Health & Social industry category include:

  • Northwest Community Healthcare (Arlington Heights) – No. 8 of 100 Illinois employers on the list of America’s Best Employers By State
  • NorthShore University HealthSystem (Evanston Hospital, Glenbrook Hospital (Glenview), Highland Park Hospital, Skokie Hospital) – No. 25 in Illinois
  • Edward-Elmhurst Health (Edward Hospital (Naperville), Elmhurst Hospital, Linden Oaks Behavioral Health) – No. 48 in Illinois

Other Chicago-area hospitals and health systems that made the list include Northwestern Medicine (No. 6), Rush University Medical Center (No. 35), Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago (No. 86), University of Chicago Medicine (No. 91) and Advocate Aurora Health (No. 95).

America’s Best-in-State Employers 2022 were identified in an independent survey based on a vast sample of approximately 70,000 Americans working for companies with more than 500 employees in the U.S. Across 25 industry sectors, 1,380 employer brands were ranked among the top employers. 

The evaluation was based on direct and indirect recommendations from employees who were asked to rate their willingness to recommend their own employers to friends and family. Employees were also asked to evaluate other employers in their respective industry and state that stood out either positively or negatively. For more information about working at NorthShore – Edward-Elmhurst Health organizations, visit