Silver Cross Hospital Celebrates First Anniversary at New Location
New Lenox, IL (Feb. 25, 2013)—On February 26, the staff at Silver Cross Hospital will celebrate the first anniversary of moving to its new location at I-355 and Rt. 6. Just one year ago, the hospital opened its doors and successfully transferred 129 patients from Joliet to the new 289-bed, 560,000-square-foot hospital in New Lenox that is equipped with advanced technology and spacious, private rooms. Since move day, the hospital has flourished reporting amazing increases in patient volumes and new healthcare services for area residents.
Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in March
New Lenox, IL (Feb. 25, 2013)— Silver Cross offers an array of classes to help new parents prepare and expect the best from their birthing experience in the hospital’s beautiful Women and Infant Services Birthing Center. For more information or to register for one or more Childbirth Classes, visit www.silvercross.org/specialdeliveries or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission offers Healthcare Scholarships to Local Residents
Joliet, IL (February 19, 2013)— The Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission is pleased to offer healthcare scholarships for individuals who reside in zip codes 60432, 60433, 60436, and the Lockport Grade School District #89.
Do You Suffer from Heartburn?
Silver Cross Hospital offers free lecture on relief from Heartburn & Preventing Esophageal Cancer
New Lenox, IL (February 14, 2013) — For people with sensitive digestive systems eating spicy tacos 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.
Revolutionary Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Performed at Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (February 13, 2013) — Silver Cross Hospitalis now performing another revolutionary procedure - oncoplastic breast surgery, which combines the latest plastic surgery techniques with breast surgical oncology. For 46 year-old Hope Barrera having oncoplastic breast surgery enabled her to have her cancerous tissue removed while conserving as much of her breast tissue as possible.
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