Silver Cross Hospital and the Joliet Noon Lions Club Provided Diabetes Screenings to over 220 Area Residents
New Lenox, IL (March 28, 2013)—In recognition of the American Diabetes Association’s American Diabetes Alert, the Silver Cross Diabetes Center and the Joliet Noon Lions Club offered free screenings to detect diabetes to 223 area residents on March 26 at Silver Cross Hospital. Participants were offered a Diabetes Risk Test and Blood Glucose Test. In addition, Walgreen’s provided blood pressure screenings to over 150 residents.
7 Physicians Join Silver Cross Medical Staff
New Lenox, IL (March 26, 2013) — Paul Crossan, M.D., radiation oncology and board certified radiation physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Crossan attended medical school at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood. He completed a radiation oncology residency at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood. His office is located with Affiliated Oncologists, LLC at 19060 Everett Blvd., Mokena. To schedule an appointment, call (708) 478-4306.
Silver Cross Offers Health Screenings in April
New Lenox, IL (March 22, 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 Offers Support Groups in April
New Lenox, IL (March 21, 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, April 24 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.
Silver Cross Offers Health Education Classes in April
New Lenox, IL (March 21, 2013)— Silver Cross Hospital provides an AHA Healthcare Provider CPR class for LPNs, RNs, Paramedics, EMTs, and CNAs. This class teaches one and two person, infant, child and adult CPR as well as rescue from choking. The class will be held on Saturday, April 6, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Silver Cross Hospital, Pavilion A, Conference Center, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Cost is $65 and includes American Heart Association certification. Call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325) or visit www.silvercross.org to register.