Silver Cross Offers Health Education Classes in June
New Lenox, IL (May 21, 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 class will be held on Saturday, June 2 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Silver Cross Hospital, Pavilion A, Conference Center room 2A, 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 Center for Women’s Health Offers $100 Mammograms for Limited Time
Joliet, IL (May 18, 2012) —The Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health is offering digital screening mammograms for just $100 to women who call by May 31 to make an appointment before June 30, 2012. The $100 screening mammogram includes the radiologist fee. Cash, check and credit cards will be accepted at time of appointment—insurance will not be billed. Please mention SPECIAL MAMMOGRAM when calling (815) 300-7076 to schedule an appointment with a doctor’s order. Don’t have a doctor? Call 1-888-660-HEAL or visit www.IMatter.silvercross.org for a free referral.
Silver Cross Hospital Volunteers Honored for Service
Joliet, IL (May 17, 2012)—Silver Cross Hospital in Joliet honored its volunteers at the annual recognition luncheon held at the Bolingbrook Golf Club in Bolingbrook on May 6th. With four volunteer organizations: Childerguild, Will County Union of King’s Daughters and Sons, Advisory Board and Inservice volunteers, more than 527 area residents donate their time and talents to raise funds for the hospital and assist in daily operations. For more information, about volunteer opportunities, visit www.silvercross.org or call (815) 300-7117.
Silver Cross Employees Honored for Milestone Years of Service
Joliet, IL (May 15, 2012) – During National Hospital Week, Silver Cross Hospital honored employees who reached milestones of 5 to 50 years of service. Over 140 employees with ten or more years were honored at a special dinner at the Patrick Haley Mansion in Joliet on May 7. Employees with five years of service received a gift of their choice. The following employees were recognized for 20 or more milestone years of service:
Silver Cross Names Aardsma as Vice President of Managed Care
Wayne Aardsma, newly appointed Vice President, Managed Care for Silver Cross Hospital.
New Lenox, IL (May 15, 2012) — Wayne Aardsma has joined Silver Cross Hospital as Vice President of Managed Care where he will manage Silver Cross’ relationships with managed care organizations, HMO’s, and insurance companies, while evaluating opportunities for the hospital with the new healthcare reform laws.