Silver Cross Celebrates Annual World Breastfeeding Week Celebration
New Lenox, IL (August 10, 2015)— In honor of National Breastfeeding Month and World Breastfeeding Week, Silver Cross Hospital Lactation Consultants and the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) raised awareness for breastfeeding during the annual World Breastfeeding Week Celebration. An informative display table, refreshments, and prizes were available on August 5 in the Birthing Center Lobby at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox. Silver Cross Hospital’s International Board Certified Lactation Consultants answered questions and provided information to hospital visitors and staff members who visited the display.
Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides scholarship grant to Joliet’s National Hook-Up of Black Women
New Lenox, IL (Aug. 7, 2015)—The Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission gave a $1,000 grant to the National Hook-Up of Black Women (NHBW), Joliet Chapter to provide scholarships to area students. Alejandra Zamudiowas the recipient of a $1,000 scholarship.
Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission awards Healthcare Scholarships to Local Residents
New Lenox, IL (Aug. 3, 2015)—The Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission announced it has awarded $24,000 in educational scholarships to individuals residing in zip codes 60432, 60433, 60436, and the Lockport Grade School District #89.
Girl Scouts Troop Makes Donation to Pediatric Patients at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross Hospital
Members from Girl Scouts Troop 243 in New Lenox donated activity bags to the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross Hospital (RIC) to be given to pediatric therapy patients. The Girl Scouts made the bags as part of a community service project to earn the Bronze Award – the highest award that junior Girl Scouts can earn.
Silver Cross Hospital Recertified as a Primary Stroke Center
Silver Cross Hospital has once again earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers. The Gold Seal of Approval® and the Heart-Check mark represent symbols of quality from their respective organizations.
- Silver Cross Recognizes “Top Docs” for Outstanding Patient Satisfaction
- Local Man Grateful for Innovative Prostate Treatment he received at Silver Cross Hospital
- Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides scholarship grant to Familias Unidas por la Educacion
- Silver Cross Encore Shop Plans Back to School Sale