Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments
New Lenox, IL (June 1, 2015) — Kenneth Finkelstein, D.O., board certified gynecology and urogynecology physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Finkelstein attended medical school at the University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, MO. He completed an obstetrics/gynecology residency at Michigan Health Care Corporation in Southfield, MI. His office is located with Women’s Healthcare of Illinois, 10300 W. 191st Street, Mokena. To schedule an appointment, call (708) 349-7310.
Silver Cross Hospital’s Community Benefit more than $46 Million in 2014
New Lenox, IL (May 22, 2015)— Silver Cross Hospital’s Community Benefit totaled over $46 million in fiscal year (FY) 2014 (October 1, 2013-September 30, 2014). Included in the hospital’s Community Benefit was over $8 million in charity care (at cost) in which Silver Cross does not expect payment from patients. An additional $6 million in uncompensated services was provided through the government’s Medicaid program.
Joliet Woman’s Club donates $10,000 for Stroke Care
To aid in healing stroke patients, members of the Joliet Woman’s Club recently donated $10,000 to Silver Cross Hospital.
Silver Cross Hospital Earned an ‘A’ Grade for Patient Safety in Leapfrog’s Spring 2015 Hospital Safety Score
Silver Cross Hospital has been recognized for its dedication to patient safety by being awarded an A grade in the Spring 2015 Hospital Safety Score, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from preventable medical errors, injuries and infections within the hospital.
Silver Cross Employees Honored for Milestone Years of Service
New Lenox, IL (May 14, 2015) – During National Hospital Week, Silver Cross Hospital honored employees who reached milestones of 5 to 45 years of service. Over 235 employees with ten or more years were honored at a special dinner at the Patrick Haley Mansion in Joliet on May 12. Employees with five years of service received a gift of their choice.