Silver Cross Emergency Department Re-certified for Pediatric Care
Joliet, IL (May 9, 2011)—Silver Cross Hospital has been re-certified by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) with having an Emergency Department Approved for Pediatrics (EDAP) through 2014. This recognition formally identifies Silver Cross as a hospital that provides the necessary resources and capabilities to address the emergency needs of critically ill and injured children.
Silver Cross Hospital Wins National Marketing Awards
Recognized Among the Nation’s Elite in the 2011 Aster Awards Competition
Joliet, IL (May 6, 2011)—Honored for excellence in advertising in the 2011 Aster Awards, Silver Cross Hospital received two Gold Awards in this year’s competition.
Silver Cross Plans 20th Annual Charity Golf Classic
Joliet, IL (May 4, 2011)—The Silver Cross Foundation will host its 20th Annual Charity Golf Classic on Monday, June 27 at the historic Midlothian Country Club. All proceeds will benefit the Silver Cross Replacement Hospital.
Boy Finds Voice at Age 6
New Speech Therapy Technology at RIC at Silver Cross Helps Patients Communicate
Joliet, IL (May 3, 2011)— Many of us spend countless hours voicing our opinions through daily conversations, phone calls, text messages, emails and social media. Communication is taken for granted because we live in an environment where we can share feelings, desires, and accomplishments instantaneously. However, this does not come easily to everyone. Andrew “Drew” Grey of Frankfort was diagnosed with severe childhood apraxia of speech when he was 3 years old.
Lincoln-Way Student Interns Raise Funds Benefitting Silver Cross
Joliet, IL (April 21, 2011)— Lincoln-Way East High School students along with Scott Fletcher, Dean of Students and teacher for the Human Anatomy & Physiology class at Lincoln-Way East, presented Larry Johnson, Vice President of Foundation at Silver Cross Hospital with a check for $385 from money the students raised during a raffle ticket drawing they held for Silver Cross Hospital. These funds will be placed in the Vera Smith Grant fund to be used for staff education.