Silver Cross Saves Man’s Life after Suffering a Stroke on Manhattan Jobsite
May is National Stroke Awareness Month
New Lenox, IL (May 5, 2014)—It was the day after a tornado swept through Manhattan, IL last November. Vince Walsh, a construction chief specializing in pipeline work, was holding a meeting in the field when it felt like someone had punched him between his shoulder blades and neck. A warm feeling quickly rushed through his head. His vision became blurry. Walsh felt nauseous. Luckily, someone called 911.
Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission Receives 2014 Outstanding Agency in Human Services Award
New Lenox, IL (April May 5, 2014)—The Community Service Council of Will County awarded the 2014 Outstanding Agency in Human Service Award to the Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission at the Council’s 75th Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet on April 17 at the Jacob Henry Mansion in Joliet.
Silver Cross Foundation Appoints New Chairperson and Board Members
New Lenox, IL (May 1, 2014)— The Silver Cross Foundation announces the recent appointments of Mark Stevens as Foundation Chairperson and two new members to its Board of Directors - James R. Pitcairn and G. Kurt Sangmeister.
Silver Cross Partners with Joliet Central and West High Schools’ Job Program
Silver Cross Employees Mentor Students
New Lenox, IL (May 1, 2014) —Recently 31 Joliet Township Central and West High School students took a break from class and came to Silver Cross Hospital for real-life lessons on April 23 and 24. The free program offered a valuable experience and unique opportunity for sophomores enrolled in an advisory class allowing them insight into medical careers.
Find Relief for Back and Leg Pain
Silver Cross Neurosurgeon Hosts free program on May 13
New Lenox, IL (April 30, 2014)—According to the National Institute of Health Statistics, Americans most commonly suffer from chronic back pain. Unfortunately chronic back pain not only is felt in the lower back, but can also extend into the legs. A number of injuries or spinal conditions like, lumbar spinal stenosis, can trigger chronic back and leg pain. To help understand the causes and treatments of this type of pain, Silver Cross Hospital is offering a free program in May.
- Silver Cross Diabetes Education Program Merits ADA Recognition
- Have Hip Pain but too Young for Arthritis? Silver Cross offers Solutions
- Silver Cross Recognizes “Top Docs” for Outstanding Patient Satisfaction
- Physician on Staff at Silver Cross Hospital is the First Female General Surgeon in Illinois to Perform Robotic Single-Incision Gallbladder Surgery