Silver Cross Center for Women's Health Designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
Joliet, IL (Dec. 20, 2011) — The Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health has recently been designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The designation includes full-field digital mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy, breast ultrasound, and ultrasound-guided breast biopsy.
Silver Cross Offers Tips to Celebrate the New Year Safely and Healthy
Joliet, IL (December 19, 2011)— As we prepare to ring in the New Year, we often reflect on our past accomplishments and how we can improve our life in the upcoming year. As we know the holidays are a time to celebrate and give thanks, but we should also be mindful of how we can improve our wellbeing and the health of our loved ones.
Silver Cross Employees Climb Chicago’s Willis Tower to Raise Funds for Rehabilitation Research
Joliet, IL (December 15, 2011) — Employees from the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) at Silver Cross Hospital participated in the Third Annual SkyRise Chicago event on Sunday, November 6. Together, they raised $3,925 and climbed all 103 flights of stairs in the Willis Tower. This event will fuel RIC’s cutting-edge patient care and innovative rehabilitation research, offering thousands of adults and children the greatest hope for the future.
Senior Services of Will County Receives $40,000 Grant from Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission
Joliet, IL (December 15, 2011) — The Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission awarded the Senior Services Center of Will County with a $40,000 grant to help fund their Meals on Wheels program to help enhance the lives of area seniors.
Silver Cross Invites Public to Vote in Christmas Tree Contest
Joliet, IL (December 5, 2011)—Each year employees at Silver Cross Hospital decorate Christmas trees to display in the lobby of the Smith Pavilion outpatient entrance. And each year, three trees are awarded prizes for being the most unique, best themed and most beautiful. This year, Silver Cross Hospital is leaving their annual Christmas Tree Contest judging up to the public. Patients, visitors and hospital staff can now vote for their favorite Christmas Trees.