E-003-21 Mercy Hospital, Chicago - Change of Ownership


Friday, March 12, 2021
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM


WebEx Online Meeting
WebEx Online Meeting
  , IL
WebEx Online Meeting, , IL


Event Type: Public Hearing



In accordance with the requirements of the Illinois Health Facilities Planning Act, notice is given of the receipt of an application for exemption for a change of ownership of Mercy Hospital & Medical Center, 2525 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois (#E-003-21).

The Applicants are Mercy Hospital & Medical Center, Mercy Health System of Chicago, Trinity Health Corporation and Insight Chicago, Inc.   The owner of the site and the licensee will be Insight Chicago, Inc.  This change of ownership is considered a purchase resulting in the issuance of a license to an entity different from current licensee.    The expected completion date of this purchase is May 31, 2021

The Public Hearing is to be held by the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board pursuant to the Illinois Health Facilities Planning Act.  The Hearing is open to the public and will afford an opportunity for parties at interest to present verbal and or written comments relevant to the project.  All allegations or assertions should be relevant to the need for the proposed project.   

This exemption application was called complete on March 4, 2021.  Written Comments on this exemption MUST be received by the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board no later than March 19, 2021. 

The Public Hearing will be conducted VIRTUALLY (WEBEX Online Meeting) on March 12, 2021 from 11:00am-1:00pm.  

WebEx Connection Instructions

Friday, March 12, 2021
11:00am – 1:00pm
WebEx Testimony ONLY at 


Event Number (Access Code): 133 817 2133

For attendees that did not register to testify prior to the March 11th deadline
Upon entering the public hearing, on the WebEx platform, please raise your virtual hand. For call-in attendees, the hand raise can be accomplished by pressing *3 on your phone.   All names and associated numbers will be placed on a list to speak during the Public Hearing. 

Audio Only Connection
To receive a call back, provide your phone number when you join the event, or call the number below and enter the access code.
Chicago Toll       1-312-535-8810
US Toll               1-415-655-0002
Event Access code: 133 817 2133

If you should have any questions please contact Courtney Avery, Administrator at (312) 590-6511 or at courtney.avery@illinois.gov

For additional information call (217) 782-3516 (TTY # 800-547-0466 for hearing impaired only).