Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in March
New Lenox, IL (March 3, 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/specialdelieveries or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
First Surgery Cases Underway at new Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (March 3, 2012) — Another milestone in Silver Cross’s history was met as the first surgeries were performed at the new hospital at I-355 and Route 6 in New Lenox On Feb. 27. Physicians and nurses began their day gathered around an innovative, high-tech panel that reviews surgical cases and tracks where patients are in the surgical process. At this time, teams discuss any issues before reporting to the operating rooms located in the newly designed Procedural Care Unit (PCU), which is now one integrated area that is a consolidation of surgery, endoscopy, interventional cardiology and radiology procedures.
Expectant Parents Win $1,000 Savings Bond for Their Baby from Silver Cross Hospital
Joliet, IL (March 1, 2012)— Expectant parents Emily and Scott Manley are the lucky couple who won a $1,000 savings bond for their baby as a result of entering the “Save Your Due Date” raffle. Baby Manley is expected to be delivered on April 2, 2012 in the Women and Infant Services Birthing Center at the new Silver Cross Hospital at I-355 and Route 6 in New Lenox.
Silver Cross Hospital Completes Move to New Hospital
New Lenox, IL (February 27, 2012) — After 6 years of planning, the doors of the new Silver Cross hospital are now open. The new Silver Cross Hospital, at 1900 Silver Cross Boulevard in New Lenox, accepted its first patient shortly after 7 a.m. yesterday.
First Baby Born in Women & Infant Services Birthing Center at new Silver Cross Hospital
Joliet, IL (February 27, 2012)— When Lockport resident Corey Anderson heard the cries of her newborn son, she was so excited to become a mother and thrilled to have her baby be the first infant born at the new Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox. Baby James Xavier was born at 7:17 p.m. on February 26 and weighed 7 pounds 4 ounces and was 20 inches long. Baby James is the first child of Jim and Corey Anderson. He was delivered by Nicole Gress, M.D., obstetrics & gynecology physician with Partners in Obstetrics & Women's Health at 1870 Silver Cross Blvd Suite 210 in New Lenox.