New Silver Cross Portal Gives Patients 24/7 Access to Electronic Health Records
New Lenox, IL (March 4, 2014)—Silver Cross Hospital has launched a patient portal. The portal, called MYSilverCross, is a secure website that interfaces with the hospital’s electronic health record and provides patients 24-hour access to the following limited personal health information within 36 hours after discharge.
Learn New Methods to Treat Breast Cancer
Silver Cross Hospital offers free breast cancer lecture on March 25
New Lenox, IL (March 10, 2014) — According to the American Cancer Society, in 2013 an estimated 232,340 new cases of invasive breast cancer was diagnosed among women, as well as an estimated 62,570 new cases of carcinoma in situ (CIS) will be diagnosed (CIS is non-invasive and is the earliest form of breast cancer). Silver Cross Hospital is offering a free lecture to teach how treatment of the disease has evolved over time.
Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health offers Discounted Mammograms and Massages in May
Moms are busy people. They take care of their family, home and community. Because they matter in the lives of so many, the Silver Cross Center for Women’s Health is offering a special gift so that mothers take care of themselves and also enjoy a little relaxation along the way.
Help Your Child Speak More Clearly
Speech and language problems are estimated to occur in about 6 out of 100 children. Since 1927, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association has celebrated Better Hearing and Speech Month each May to raise public awareness of speech and language disorders that affect 14 million Americans.
Receiving Care at a Primary Stroke Center Key to Recovery
Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States has a stroke. It is the third leading cause of death and the number one cause of adult disability in the U.S. A stroke is also known as a “brain attack” and can damage the brain as a heart attack can damage the heart. Strokes can often times affect speech, movement and memory because the cells die in the part of the brain that controls these abilities.