Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments
Joliet, IL (October 31, 2011)-Cheryl Thompson-Cragwell, M.D., board certified obstetrics & gynecology physician, has joined Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Thompson-Cragwell attended medical school at Howard University in Washington, D.C. She completed an obstetric & gynecological residency at Boston City Hospital in Boston, MA. Her office is located with Will County Community Health Center at 1106 Neal Avenue, Joliet. To schedule an appointment, call (815) 727-8869.
New Silver Cross Hospital Opening in Just 4 Months
Relocating 100 Top Hospital care to I-355 and Route 6
Joliet, IL (Oct. 28, 2011)—Silver Cross Hospital continues to set the standard for care in the region with new and enhanced partnerships, services and facilities. The 100 Top Hospital is gearing up to open a state-of –the-art 304 bed hospital at I-355 and Route 6 in New Lenox. The new hospital is on schedule to open at 7 a.m. on February 26, 2012.
Silver Cross Advisory Board Celebrates Significant Anniversaries
Celebrating 120 Years of Service to Hospital and 50 Years of Encore Shop Sales
Joliet, IL (Oct. 28, 2011)—The Advisory Board of Silver Cross Hospital is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Encore “resale” Shop. Formed in 1891, the Advisory Board is also celebrating 120 years of service to Silver Cross Hospital—a 100 Top Hospital in the nation for the past 7 years.
Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health Help Raise Awareness at Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk
Joliet, IL (October 28, 2011)— Along with 2,000 men and women of all ages wearing a variety of pink apparel, the Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health employees participated in the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk at Centennial Park Soccer Field in Orland Park on October 16.
Healthy Men, Healthy Prostate
Silver Cross & Advanced Urology host program on men’s health on Nov. 22
Joliet, IL (October 26, 2011)— Many men experience problems with their prostate at some time in their lives. In fact, men aged 50 and older are at a higher risk for prostate related problems. Silver Cross Hospital is hosting a free lecture--Healthy Men, Healthy Prostate, on Tuesday, Nov. 22, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. to help men understand the signs of a healthy prostate.