Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission Continues its Commitment to Help Area Residents
Joliet, IL (March 23, 2011) —For the past three years, the Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission has provided over $700,000 in new educational scholarships, workforce development grants and support for local community agencies. In addition, the 15-member group comprised of local community leaders and Silver Cross Hospital administrators provides direction on the redevelopment of the existing Silver Cross Hospital campus.
Childerguild Hosts Book Fair March 28 & 29 at Silver Cross Hospital
Joliet, IL (March 21, 2010)— Childerguild will host a Books are Fun Book Fair Monday, March 28 and Tuesday, March 29, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Cafeteria at Silver Cross Hospital, 1200 Maple Rd., Joliet. A variety of popular children’s books and games, cookbooks, self-help books and other interesting adult books will be available. Cash and major credit cards accepted.
New Treatment to Prevent Esophageal Cancer Caused by GERD/Heartburn Available at Silver Cross Hospital
Local Gastroenterologist Hosts Free Program March 31
Joliet, IL (March 17, 2010)--An outpatient treatment that destroys pre-cancerous tissue in the lining of the esophagus is now available at Silver Cross Hospital.
Silver Cross Partnered With KidneyMobile® To Offer Free Screenings To Area Residents
Joliet, IL (March 17, 2011)— Silver Cross Renal Centers in partnership with the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois offered free kidney disease screenings to 69 area residents on Tuesday, March 15 on the Silver Cross Hospital campus in Joliet.
Silver Cross Hospital & Joliet Noon Lions Club to Offer Free Diabetes Screenings March 22
Joliet, IL (March 7, 2011)—In recognition of the American Diabetes Association’s American Diabetes Alert, the Silver Cross Diabetes Center and Joliet Noon Lions Club will offer free screenings to detect diabetes on Tuesday, March 22 in the Silver Cross Hospital Francis Pavilion Lobby, 1200 Maple Rd., Joliet. Participants are offered a Diabetes Risk Assessment and Blood Glucose Test. No fasting is required.