SwedishAmerican is a division of UW Health, an organization with a common mission, vision, values and culture. Every day, dozens of specialists from UW Health are right here in Rockford. These leading physicians help patients with cancer and heart disease. They perform complex robotic surgeries and help children beat the odds. These amazing specialists work alongside the region's most preferred doctors here at Swedes. Together, they're a remarkable team.
UW Health is an academic health system associated with the University of Wisconsin-Madison. It encompasses the research, education and patient care activities that take place at the UW School of Medicine and Public Health and within UW Hospitals and Clinics Authority. UW School of Medicine and Public Health is the nation's only combined school of medicine and public health. Its 1,500 faculty in 10 basic science and 17 clinical departments engage in research, education and clinical care at UW Hospitals and Clinics, other Madison hospitals and approximately 90 regional locations.