Silver Cross Hospital

The way you should be treated.™

The Advisory Board recently gave Silver Cross Hospital $38,000. This payment is part of the Advisory Board’s $105,000 pledge to help fund the purchase of new surgical equipment and patient care needs for the hospital.

Ken Garland was in the midst of rehabbing his basement when he suffered a stroke on Sept. 8, 2015. After eating a slice of pizza, he stood up to get back to work when he felt dizzy and a loss of balance. He sat back down, and after a few moments, stumbled upstairs to rest. He was slouched down on the sofa when his wife returned from walking the dog. Ken was perspiring profusely.  His wife called 911 and within minutes the Manhattan paramedics were transporting Ken to the Silver Cross Emergency Department (ED) where a Code Stroke Team was awaiting his arrival.  By this time, Ken felt tingling in his arms and legs. 

Over 485 friends of Silver Cross Hospital attended the 88th Annual Childerguild Ball on November 19 at the Odyssey Country Club and enjoyed wonderful food and dancing. The premiere event of the holiday season raised over $202,000 which will be used to support women’s and children’s services at Silver Cross Hospital.

For the 10th year in a row, Silver Cross Home Health Care has been named a Top Agency of the 2016 HomeCare Elite®, a recognition of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States. For more than 10 years, HomeCareElite annually identifies the top 25 percent of Medicare-certified agencies and highlights the top 100 and top 500 overall.

The Joliet Slammers baseball team recently donated $5,000 to the Silver Cross Foundation befitting  the Hospital’s Lifeline Medical Alert Program.

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Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care.  These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.