The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago appoints New Medical Director
New Lenox, IL (Sept. 26, 2013)—TheRehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) at Silver Cross Hospital announced the appointment of Andrew L. Hendrix, Jr., M.D. FAAPM&R, to Medical Director overseeing all inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services offered throughout the hospital system. His extensive RIC training and experience from the “#1 ranked Rehabilitation Hospital in America” according to U.S. News & World Report, allows him to lead the delivery of world-class rehabilitation services for patients in Will County and the southwest suburbs.
Silver Cross Hosts Moans & Bones Event for Women Oct. 15
Free health screenings for osteoporosis, depression and high blood pressure
New Lenox, IL (September 26, 2013)— As women age, they oftentimes encounter bouts of depression as well as an increase risk for osteoporosis. To help women find relief for these conditions, Silver Cross Hospital is offering a free event—Moans & Bones, on Tuesday, Oct. 15.
The University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hosts Gastrointestinal Cancer Education Series for Physicians/Nurse Practitioners
New Lenox, IL (Sept. 24, 2013)— Presented by Silver Cross CME program and the University of Chicago Medicine, the Gastrointestinal Cancer CME series will review the latest advances in cancer diagnosis, staging and treatment in pancreatic, colorectal and esophagus cancers. Designed for physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners, this series will demonstrate how the coordination between different specialists can improve the quality of care for cancer patients.
University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross partners with the Cancer Support Center in Mokena
New Lenox, IL (September 23, 2013) — The University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Centerat Silver Cross Hospital is pleased to unite with the Cancer Support Center in Mokena to provide a comprehensive approach to cancer care. This partnership brings unique programming to the community. These teams of professionals have collaborated to integrate all forms of healing through resources in order to provide the best care to area residents.
Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health Offers $100 Mammograms for Limited Time
New Lenox, IL (Sept. 23, 2013) — In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness month, the Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health is offering digital screening mammograms for just $100 to women who call in between Oct. 1 and 31 to make an appointment by Nov. 30, 2013. 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.