Rebecca A Ruhana

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Research Interests

My clinical interest is in Urgent Care/Pediatric Emergency Medicine. I am also involved in quality and process improvement as well as urgent care research.

I am involved in process and quality improvement projects aimed at improving the efficiency and flow of the Emergency Department as well as delivering high-quality care. In addition, I am part of a national Urgent Care Research Group that is evaluating data and trends specific to the Urgent Care setting.

My clinical role is a general pediatrician in an academic Emergency Department. I strive to deliver high-quality care to patients of various acuity levels. A large part of my clinical role includes the education of trainees, specifically Feinberg MS3 and MS4 students as well as Lurie residents.

Certifications and Licenses


Training Experience

2003Residency, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Children’s Memorial Hospital)

Education/Academic qualification

MD, Loyola University-Stritch School of Medicine

… → 2000

Research interests

  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Pediatrics

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Research Output 2017 2017

  • 2 Citations
  • 1 Article
2 Citations (Scopus)

Urgent Care Utilization in the Pediatric Medicaid Population

Montalbano, A., Rodean, J., Canares, T., Burns, R., Lee, B., Alpern, E. R. & Hall, M., Dec 2017, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 191, p. 238-243.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ambulatory Care
Primary Health Care