Silver Cross Hospital Announces New CFO
New Lenox, IL (Sept. 30, 2013)—William Brownlow recently announced his retirement after serving more than 17 years as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox, IL. Silver Cross Hospital’s Board of Directors has chosen John Krepps, Silver Cross Hospital’s current Vice President of Finance, as Brownlow’s successor effective Sept. 30, 2013.
Heartland Education & Research Foundation & Silver Cross
New Lenox, IL (Sept. 30, 2013)—Heartland Education & Research Foundation and Silver Cross Hospital will host the 14th annual cardiovascular symposium for primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and registered nurses on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013. The event will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the NEW Silver Cross Hospital, 1900 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox (I-355 and Route 6). Advanced registration is required. More information is available at www.silvercross.org or by calling 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
Are you miserable from Heartburn?
Silver Cross Hospital offers free lecture on relief from Heartburn & Preventing Esophagical Cancer
New Lenox, IL (September 25, 2013) — For people with sensitive digestive systems eating spicy hot sauce or greasy pepperoni pizza, can be a sure way to flare up a nasty case of heartburn. Millions of Americans experience heartburn symptoms at least once a week. There are many causes that can activate heartburn, including medications, specific foods, obesity, and even stress. Being aware of what ignites your heartburn will help you create a plan to avoid the uncomfortable condition. Silver Cross Hospital is offering a lecture on why it’s important to find relief from heartburn to prevent the acid reflux from escalating.
RIC at Silver Cross Offers Free Fall & Balance Screenings in October
New Lenox, IL (September 25, 2013)—According to the National Council on Aging, every 15 seconds an older adult is seen in an emergency room for a fall-related injury. To help reduce preventable falls, The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross (RIC) is offering FREE Fall and Balance screenings in October.
Dr. Hendrix to Lead Rehabilitation Programs
New Lenox, IL (Sept. 26, 2013)—TheRehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) at Silver Cross Hospital announced the appointment of Andrew L. Hendrix, Jr., M.D. FAAPM&R, to Medical Director overseeing all inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services offered throughout the hospital system. His extensive RIC training and experience from the “#1 ranked Rehabilitation Hospital in America” according to U.S. News & World Report, allows him to lead the delivery of world-class rehabilitation services for patients in Will County and the southwest suburbs.
- The University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hosts Gastrointestinal Cancer Education Series for Physicians/Nurse Practitioners
- University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross partners with the Cancer Support Center in Mokena
- Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health Offers $100 Mammograms for Limited Time
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