Lockport Police Department Delivers Stuffed Animals for Pediatric Patients at Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (July 9, 2014)— To comfort sick children, Lockport Police Officers Kevin Brauch and Marty Hamilton recently delivered several boxes of new stuffed animals to be given to pediatric patients at Silver Cross Hospital. Throughout the year, the Lockport Police Department collected these new toys.
Stay on the Ball for Your Health
Primary Care Physicians of Essington Host Open House July 31 at West Joliet Office
New Lenox, IL (July 10, 2014) – Baseball season is upon us and the doctors with Primary Care Physicians of Essington invite you to Stay on the Ball for Your Health as they host an Open House on Thursday, July 31. The free event will be held from 3:30 to 6 p.m. in the Silver Cross Professional Building – West Joliet at 1051 Essington Road, Suite 100, Joliet.
Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides Scholarships to the Hispanic/Latino Coalition of Will and Grundy Counties
New Lenox, IL (May 27, 2014)— The Hispanic/Latino Coalition of Will and Grundy Counties recently awarded $10,000 in scholarships from a grant through the Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission. Each of the following students received a $1,000 Dr. Daniel Gutierrez scholarships: Deisi Alcantar, Joliet Junior College; Wendyth Granados-Flores, Southern Illinois University; Elizabeth Mateo, Lewis University; Jose Ortiz, University of St. Francis; Alex Paramo, University of Chicago; Sandra Robles, University of Illinois at Chicago; Rebekah Salazar, Northern Illinois University; Mario Tapia, Lewis University; Diana Viveros, Lewis University; and Brady Zabala, Stony Brook University.
“Sawyer’s Heart” Donation Comforts Others at Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (June 12, 2014) — To honor the memory of their son Sawyer, who would have been 4-years-old on June 1, his parents donated gifts to Silver Cross Hospital that will provide comfort to other families who lose a child.
“Ooh and aah” at Fireworks out of harm’s way this July 4th
Silver Cross Hospital Offers Safety Tips to Avoid Harmful Injuries
New Lenox, IL (July 2, 2014) — Each year as we celebrate our nation’s Independence Day that occurred on July 4, 1776, fireworks are often used to commemorate the United States freedom as a sovereign nation. However, the excitement of fireworks can also bring pain and injuries. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in 2013 there were eight deaths and an estimated 11,400 consumers who sustained injuries related to fireworks. This is an increase from 8,700 injuries in 2012. Silver Cross Hospital encourages you and your loved ones to celebrate our nation’s Independence Day safely.