Frankenbach started at Rush in 1975 in an entry-level accounting position. He worked his way up to associate vice president of finance there before transferring to the affiliated Rush North Shore Medical Center in 1988 and becoming its CEO in 1990. He made a point of touring the hospital’s patient care units during all work shifts.
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Hillcrest has achieved the distinguished Magnet® status, the highest national recognition awarded to a hospital or m edical center for excellence in nursing. It is accepted nationally as the gold standard of patient care and provides healthcare consumers with a benchmark to measure quality of nursing care.