Over 250 People Attended the Barnes Foundation Fundraiser to Benefit Cancer Care at Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (October 29, 2012)— The Barnes Foundation was pleased to host its fourth annual signature fundraising event, “Cocktails for a Cause,” in which event proceeds benefited cancer care at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox. Over 250 people attended this worthwhile cause that raised $25,000 to help fund cancer services at Silver Cross Hospital on September 28 at CD & Me in Frankfort.
Silver Cross Hospital Receives Echocardiography Accreditation by the IAC
New Lenox, IL (October 23, 2012)— Silver Cross Hospital has received a three-year term of accreditation in Echocardiography in the areas of Adult Stress, Adult Transesophageal, and Adult Transthoracic by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC).
Makeup Artist’s Approach to Breast Cancer Inspires Staff at the University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (October 23, 2012)— Even after 36 year-old Darbie Day found a large lump in her right breast during a self exam, her initial thought was to stay positive and figure out what to do next. So after her gynecologist confirmed that a lump was present during her annual appointment, Day and her husband began their extensive search to research what institution offered the best cancer care – the result was the University of Chicago Medicine and its satellite - the University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital.
Silver Cross Encore Shop Plans Christmas Opening Nov. 2 & 3
New Lenox, IL (Oct. 24, 2012)—Silver Cross Hospital’s resale shop—the Encore Shop, will host its Christmas Opening Friday, Nov. 2and Saturday, Nov. 3, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Items available for purchase include holiday decorations, adult and children’s seasonal clothing, toys, household items, books, jewelry, and more.
Silver Cross Offers Keys to Early Colorectal Cancer Prevention & Detection
New Lenox Gastroenterologist offers free program and home screening kits on Nov. 14
New Lenox, IL (October 24, 2012) — Colorectal cancer is one of the most common cancers in the United States today and the second-leading cause of cancer deaths in the country. Oftentimes colorectal cancer can be detected and prevented if simple steps are followed.