Childerguild Hosts Book Fair March 26 & 27 at Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (March 19, 2012)— Childerguild will host a Books are Fun Book Fair Monday, March 26 and Tuesday, March 27, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Lobby of Pavilion A/B at the new Silver Cross Hospital campus, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. A variety of popular children’s books and games, cookbooks, self-help books and other interesting adult books will be available. Cash and major credit cards accepted.
Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in April
New Lenox, IL (March 19, 2012)— 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 new birthing suites. For more information or to register for one or more Childbirth Classes, visit www.silvercross.org or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
Silver Cross Offers Health Education Classes in April
New Lenox, IL (March 19, 2012)— 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 will be held on Saturday, April 7 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Silver Cross Hospital; Pavilion A, Conference Center room 1A, 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.
Silver Cross Offers Health Screenings in April
New Lenox, IL (March 19, 2010)— Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. If you are not sure if you are at risk for heart disease, now is the time to find out with a Baseline Cardiac Risk Assessment held at Silver Cross Hospital, 1900 Silver Cross Blvd, New Lenox; Silver Cross Health Center in Homer Glen at 12701 W. 143rd St.; and Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health, 1870 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. This screening includes measurements of total cholesterol including HDL and LDL levels, blood glucose level, triglyceride level, blood pressure and body fat; 12-lead EKG, health and lifestyle evaluation, and a personal phone consultation with a registered cardiac nurse to review results and answer questions. A 12-hour fast is required. Cost is $40. To schedule an appointment, call (815) 300-7076.
Silver Cross Offers Support Groups in April at New Hospital
New Lenox, IL (March 18, 2012)— Silver Cross Hospital in partnership with BMI Surgery hosts a free Bariatric Support Group for individuals who have undergone weight loss surgery. The next meeting will be held Wednesday, April 25 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. in the Silver Cross Hospital’s Pavilion A, Conference Center Room 1A, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325) or visit www.silvercross.org to register to attend.