For Employees

Lurie Children's employees have access to e-mail and other hospital applications remotely.


The WeLearn Learning System provides employees and physicians with continuing education courses on clinical topics, leadership development and computer skills. Mandatory education for safety, regulatory agency required topics and onsite instructor-led class registration is also available via WeLearn. Visit WeLearn

VPN users, please note: Do not attempt to access the WeLearn site if you are inside the VPN. Instead, copy and paste the WeLearn link directly into another internet browser.

Leave of Absence Application

If you are able to access the Leave of Absence Application from the employee portal at work, please complete this application through that process.

This form is intended for use by employees that may not have direct access to the online application through the employee portal. The form can be completed and mailed to: Employee Health Services, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, 225 E. Chicago Avenue Box #281, Chicago, IL 60611.