Silver Cross Offers Support Groups in March
New Lenox, IL (March 4, 2013)— Silver Cross Hospital in partnership with BMI Surgery hosts a free Bariatric Support Group for individuals who have undergone weight loss surgery. The meeting will be on Wednesday, March 27 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. in Silver Cross Hospital Pavilion A, Conference Center Room 1, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325) or visit www.silvercross.org to register to attend.
Childerguild Gives Largest Donation of $251,000 for Silver Cross Women’s and Children’s Services
New Lenox, IL (February 27, 2013)—Recently, Childerguild presented Silver Cross with $251,000, representing the largest annual donation in the group’s history of giving to the hospital. The funds will go to support the hospital’s Women and Infant Services Birthing Center including the Post Partum unit and Pediatrics unit. For the past 103 years, the local charitable organization has donated more than $2.3 million to support women’s and children’s services at Silver Cross Hospital.
Silver Cross Encore Shop Plans Spring Opening March 1 & 2
Joliet, IL (Feb. 26, 2012)—Silver Cross Hospital’s resale shop—the Encore Shop, will host its Spring Opening Friday, March 1 and Saturday, March 2, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Items available for purchase include seasonal decorations, adult and children’s seasonal clothing, toys, household items, books and more. All proceeds benefit services at Silver Cross Hospital, a not-for-profit health care provider.
Silver Cross Offers Health Screenings in March
New Lenox, IL (Feb. 26, 2013)— Silver Cross offers free blood pressure checks daily from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Silver Cross Health Center, 12701 W. 143rd St., Homer Glen. Walk-ins welcomed. For more information, call (708) 364-6337.
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.