Don’t let your Turkey Dinner go up in smoke this Thanksgiving
Silver Cross Hospital Offers Tips to Celebrate Holiday Safely
New Lenox, IL (November 13, 2014)— Thanksgiving is a holiday that awakes our senses - from the brisk autumn wind that blows against our faces as we pass through the doorway of our loved ones home to the herb-filled turkey aroma that engulfs the entire dwelling. Unfortunately, many families end up smelling smoke and burnt cinders since Thanksgiving is the leading day of the year for home fires according to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Silver Cross Hospital offers safety tips and what to do in case an accident occurs.
Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments
New Lenox, IL (November 12, 2014) — Olufemi Aboyeji, M.D., infectious disease and board certified internal medicine physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Aboyeji attended medical school at New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY. He completed an internal medicine residency at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago; and an infectious disease fellowship at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago. His office is located with Chicagoland Infectious Disease, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., Suite 550, New Lenox. To schedule an appointment, call (708) 748-9952.
RIC at Silver Cross Employees Climb Chicago’s Willis Tower to Raise Funds for Rehabilitation Research
New Lenox, IL (November 10, 2014)— Ten employees from the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) at Silver Cross Hospital participated in the Sixth Annual SkyRise Chicago Challenge by climbing all 103 floors (2,109 steps) in the Willis Tower. The RIC at Silver Cross team raised over $1,800 which was added to the overall total of over $1.2 million that was raised for RIC’s clinical and research programs. SkyRise Chicago – the world's tallest indoor stair-climbing event – benefits the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC). All proceeds of the sold-out event will help provide quality clinical care and cutting-edge research for more than 50,000 RIC patients from around the world.
Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides Scholarship Grant to University of St. Francis MERIT Program
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 7, 2014)—Joliet resident Cristal Munguia recently received a $1,000 University of St. Francis MERIT Program scholarship funded by a grant from the Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission.
Silver Cross Wins State Healthcare Marketing Awards
Hospital Recognized at 2014 ISHMPR Pinnacle Awards Ceremony Oct. 23
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 6, 2014)—The Illinois Society for Healthcare Marketing and Public Relations (ISHMPR) honored marketing, public relations and communications professionals from across the state at its 2014 Annual Conference and Pinnacle Awards Presentation Oct. 23 to 24 at the Double Tree Hilton in Oak Brook, IL. Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox, IL received 13 Pinnacle Awards including Best of Show.
- Lockport resident has life back due to physical therapy received at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross in Homer Glen
- Breast Cancer Patient says don’t blow-off annual Mammogram
- Childerguild Hosts Book/Gift Fair Nov. 10 & 11 at Silver Cross Hospital
- Silver Cross offers Less Invasive Ways to Treat Hip Pain