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
46 Physicians Rank in the top 1% of hospitals nationwide
Silver Cross recently recognized 69 physicians on the hospital’s medical staff for outstanding patient satisfaction from April 2014 to March 2015.
Local Man Grateful for Innovative Prostate Treatment he received at Silver Cross Hospital
Urologist Luke Cho, M.D., first to perform HOLEP procedure in Will County at Silver Cross Hospital
“I encourage all of my buddies to be smarter than me, and not delay getting their annual prostate exam,” said 63‐year‐old Robert Carhart, Jr. “I became lazy and neglected to get my annual exam for a couple years.” During this time, the Morris resident began to have problems when he urinated and finally got help when his primary doctor referred him to get a prostate exam with Dr. Luke Cho.
- Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides scholarship grant to Familias Unidas por la Educacion
- Silver Cross Encore Shop Plans Back to School Sale
- Silver Cross Charity Golf Classic Raises $91,000 for New Services
- Patients Suffering from Lymphedema after Cancer Find Relief at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross Hospital