Silver Cross Foundation Appoints New Chairperson and Board Members
New Lenox, IL (May 1, 2014)— The Silver Cross Foundation announces the recent appointments of Mark Stevens as Foundation Chairperson and two new members to its Board of Directors - James R. Pitcairn and G. Kurt Sangmeister.
Silver Cross Partners with Joliet Central and West High Schools’ Job Program
Silver Cross Employees Mentor Students
New Lenox, IL (May 1, 2014) —Recently 31 Joliet Township Central and West High School students took a break from class and came to Silver Cross Hospital for real-life lessons on April 23 and 24. The free program offered a valuable experience and unique opportunity for sophomores enrolled in an advisory class allowing them insight into medical careers.
Find Relief for Back and Leg Pain
Silver Cross Neurosurgeon Hosts free program on May 13
New Lenox, IL (April 30, 2014)—According to the National Institute of Health Statistics, Americans most commonly suffer from chronic back pain. Unfortunately chronic back pain not only is felt in the lower back, but can also extend into the legs. A number of injuries or spinal conditions like, lumbar spinal stenosis, can trigger chronic back and leg pain. To help understand the causes and treatments of this type of pain, Silver Cross Hospital is offering a free program in May.
Silver Cross Diabetes Education Program Merits ADA Recognition
New Lenox, IL (April 30, 2014)—The prestigious American Diabetes Association (ADA) Education Recognition Certificate for a quality diabetes self-management education program was recently awarded to the Silver Cross Diabetes Center. Silver Cross’ program was the first in Northern Illinois to be recognized by the ADA in June 1998. The ADA—the nation’s leading non-health organization supporting diabetes research, advocacy and information, believes that that Silver Cross’ program offers high-quality education that is an essential component of effective diabetes treatment.
Have Hip Pain but too Young for Arthritis? Silver Cross offers Solutions
Orthopedic Surgeon Hosts free program on May 6
New Lenox, IL (April 29, 2014)— Has your active lifestyle of hiking and biking ceased to exist due to hip pain, but you think I’m too young to have arthritis? If you are like millions of Americans, arthritis may not be the cause of your aches. Whether you’re a weekend warrior or professional athlete, non-arthritic hip pain is a common problem, which can at times be disabling. To help understand the causes and treatments of non-arthritic hip pain, Silver Cross Hospital is offering a free program in May.
- Silver Cross Recognizes “Top Docs” for Outstanding Patient Satisfaction
- Physician on Staff at Silver Cross Hospital is the First Female General Surgeon in Illinois to Perform Robotic Single-Incision Gallbladder Surgery
- Silver Cross rewards mothers in May with Discounted Mammograms/Savings at Local Businesses
- Defend Against Skin Cancer