Silver Cross Offers Support Groups in January
Joliet, IL (Dec. 27, 2010)— Silver Cross Hospital and BMI Surgery will host a free bariatric surgery support group for individuals who have undergone any type of bariatric weight loss surgery Wednesday, January 19, from 6-7 p.m. in the hospital’s conference center, 1200 Maple Rd. Joliet. Led by a bariatric registered nurse, topics include behavior modification, clothing and recipe exchange, reconstructive surgery, lifestyle changes and relationship issues. Family members welcome. Register to attend online at www.silvercross.org or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
Homer Glen Fire Department Spreads Holiday Cheer to Pediatric Patients at Silver Cross Hospital
Joliet, IL (December 23, 2010)— (PHOTO CAPTION) Homer Glen Fireman Robert Krupa, Jordan Upchurch, James Daniel and Scott Pucel present patient Keaton Gregory of Joliet with toys at Silver Cross Hospital on December 22. The fireman collected toys through a toy drive for children who are ill during the holiday season.
Orland Hills Police Department Donates Toys for Pediatric Patients at Silver Cross Hospital
Joliet, IL (December 22, 2010)—Orland Hills Police Officers Jim Molloy and Joshua Patton present Roshni Shah, Silver Cross Marketing Coordinator, with a box of toys to be given to patients on the pediatric unit at Silver Cross Hospital on December 17. The officers collected toys through a toy drive in order to bring some holiday cheer to children who are ill during this time.
Silver Cross Offers Health Education Classes in January
Joliet, IL (December 21, 2010)— Silver Cross Hospital is offering an AHA Healthcare Provider CPR class for LPNs, RNs, Paramedics, EMTs, and CNAs. This class teaches one and two person infant, child and adult CPR as well as rescue from chocking. The class will be held on Saturday, Jan. 8, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Silver Cross Hospital, 1200 Maple Rd., Joliet. Cost is $65 and includes American Heart Association certification. Call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325) or visit www.silvercross.org to register.
Silver Cross Executive Named to United Cerebral Palsy of Will County Board of Directors
Joliet, IL (Dec. 21, 2010)— Larry Johnson has been appointed to the United Cerebral Palsy of Will County Board of Directors.
- Area School Children Spread Holiday Cheer to Patients/Employees at Silver Cross Hospital
- Silver Cross Nurses Hold Food Drive for Area Food Pantries/Co-Workers
- Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in January
- Silver Cross Employees Climb Chicago’s Willis Tower to Raise Funds for Rehabilitation Research