Silver Cross Offers Support Groups in August
Joliet, IL (July 13, 2011)— Silver Cross Hospital will host a free Bipolar Disease Support Group for individuals and family members coping with bipolar disease on Tuesdays, August 9 and 23 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Specialty Care Pavilion lobby located on the Silver Cross Hospital campus, 1300 Copperfield Ave., Joliet. New participants should call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325) or visit www.silvercross.org to register to attend.
Silver Cross Awarded Accreditation from Joint Commission
Hospital Receives Gold Seal of Approval for patient safety and quality care
Joliet, IL (July 11, 2011)— Silver Cross Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in hospitals. The accreditation award recognizes Silver Cross Hospital’s dedication to continuous compliance with The Joint Commission’s state-of-the-art standards.
Silver Cross Encore Shop Plans Fall Opening Aug. 5 & 6
Joliet, IL (July 10, 2011)—Silver Cross Hospital’s resale shop—the Encore Shop, will host its Fall Opening Friday, Aug. 5 and Saturday, Aug. 6, 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.
Silver Cross Charity Golf Classic Raises $134,000 for Replacement Hospital
Joliet, IL (July 7, 2011) — The Silver Cross Foundation raised $134,000 at the 20th Annual Charity Golf Classic on June 27. Held at the historic Midlothian Country Club, more than 200 golfers came out to support the Silver Cross Replacement Hospital.
New Supply Process Will Bring More Bedside Patient Care at Silver Cross Replacement Hospital
Joliet, IL (July 8, 2011)—With the shifting focus to bring more care to the bedside, the Material Management Department at Silver Cross Hospital is improving the way supplies are delivered and stocked on the patient care units. When the Replacement Hospital opens in New Lenox on Feb. 26, 2012, the Material Management team will be responsible for managing the inventory in the nurse supply servers, equipment in the hallways, and the weekly supply stock on the patient care floors.