Advocate Health Care, based in Downers Grove, Illinois, is the largest fully integrated health care delivery system in the state of Illinois. It is recognized as one of the leading health care systems in the country. Related to both the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ, Advocate is a not-for-profit provider of health – more...care services. Its faith-based mission, in place for more than 100 years, is to serve the health needs of individuals, families and communities through a wholistic approach to health care that provides quality care and service, and treats each patient with respect, integrity and dignity. To guide its relationships and actions, Advocate embraces the five values of compassion, equality, excellence, partnership and stewardship. – less
Written by Registered Nurse (RN) (Former Employee) from Illinois on June 1, 2020
I started at Advocate and then worked as an agency nurse in many other hospital systems in Chicago. In comparison, Advocate was the best overall. Especially in terms of competitive salaries and work culture.