Silver Cross Hospital Website Wins 2nd National Award
Joliet, IL (June 2, 2011)— Silver Cross Hospital was recently selected as a winner in the 13th annual Web Health Awards program for its redesigned website (www.silvercross.org). This competition—held twice each year, recognizes the nation’s best digital health resources. Only 5% of the entries received a Gold Award—the highest honor bestowed, with Silver Cross receiving one of them.
Could This Be Menopause?
Silver Cross hosts a girl’s talk on Menopause on June 16
Joliet, IL (June 2, 2011)— Ask two different women what menopause is like, and you'll get two different answers. Some women experience few, if any, symptoms while others must learn to navigate around hot flashes, moodiness, and other problems.
Silver Cross Hospital Volunteers Honored for Service
Joliet, IL (June 1, 2011)—Silver Cross Hospital in Joliet honored its volunteers at the annual recognition luncheon held at the Patrick Haley Mansion in Joliet on May 22. With four volunteer organizations: Childerguild, Will County Union of King’s Daughters and Sons, Advisory Board and Inservice vounteers, more than 510 area residents donate their time and talents to raise funds for the hospital and assist in daily operations. For more information about volunteer opportunities, visit www.silvercross.org or call (815) 740-7117.
Silver Cross Launches ICE App for iPhone
Joliet, IL (May 31, 2011)--To its owner, the mobile phone is an indispensable lifeline at times of crisis, reuniting loved ones separated by unforeseen events at the touch of a button. But for emergency responders making life-and-death decisions, the phone poses a conundrum: Which of the numbers stored in its electronic address book should they call to reach your next of kin?
Silver Cross Founders Still Active in Hospital’s Mission
Joliet, IL (May 25, 2011)—Founded in 1890, the Will County Union of King’s Daughters and Sons continues to support the dream and project started by a small group of local women over a century ago—to build Silver Cross Hospital. Today, the Union is comprised of 101 men and women in 8 circles.