Silver Cross Offers Health Education Classes in October
Joliet, IL (September 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, Oct. 2 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Silver Cross Hospital,1200 Maple Rd., Joliet.
Silver Cross Offers Health Screenings in October
Joliet, IL (September 21, 2010)—Do you know if you are at risk for heart disease—the the number one leading killer of both men and women? Now is the time to find out with a Baseline Cardiac Risk Assessment held in the LaVerne and Dorothy Brown Cardiovascular Institute at Silver Cross Hospital, 1300 Copperfield Ave., Joliet; Silver Cross Health Center in Homer Glen at 12701 W. 143rd St.; and the Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health, 1870 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox.
Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in October
Joliet, IL (September 21, 2010)— Silver Cross offers an array of classes to help new parents prepare and expect the best from their birthing experience in the hospital’s beautiful birthing suites. For more information or to register for one or more Childbirth Classes, visit www.silvercross.org or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
Silver Cross Receives $2,500 Donation from CARA’s Buckle Up Baby Program for Hospital Birthing Center
Joliet, IL (September 20, 2010)—During pre-race ceremonies at the Chicagoland Speedway, the Championship Auto Racing Auxiliary (CARA) “Buckle Up Baby” program presented a car seat and check for $2,500 to Silver Cross Hospital’s Birthing Center to purchase additional car seats for needy families on August 28.
Silver Cross Medical Staff Announces Medical Staff Appointments
Joliet, IL (September 14, 2010) — George Harris, M.D., board certified pediatrician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Harris attended medical school at the University of Illinois in Chicago. He completed a pediatrics residency at the University of Illinois Hospital in Chicago. His office is located with Southwest Pediatrics at 9400 Bormet Drive, Mokena. To schedule an appointment, call (708) 479-7337.