Childerguild to Recognize Dr. Paul Morimoto & Terry D’Arcy at Annual Ball on Nov 23
New Lenox, IL (October 22, 2013)—Childerguild will host its 85th annual Ball Saturday, Nov. 23 at the Odyssey Country Club in Tinley Park. This year’s theme is “Flappers and Fellows the Roaring 20’s are back.” The evening’s festivities will include the presentation of the Silver Cross Sehring Medal of Excellence for Healthcare to Dr. Paul Morimoto and the Silver Cross Sangmeister Medal of Excellence for Community Service to community leader Terry D’Arcy.
Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments
New Lenox, IL (Oct. 22, 2013) —Daniel Errampalli, M.D., gastroenterology and board certified internal medicine physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Errampalli completed an internal medicine residency at St. Joseph Hospital in Chicago; and a gastroenterology fellowship at Cook County Hospital in Chicago. His office is located with Digestive Disease Consultants, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., Pavilion A, Suite 560, New Lenox. To schedule an appointment, call (815) 937-5200.
Silver Cross Offers Health Education Classes in November
New Lenox, IL (Oct. 21, 2013)— In honor of National Diabetes Awareness Month, Silver Cross Hospital Diabetes Center will host its annual Diabetes Fall Fest on Saturday, November 9 from 8 a.m. to noon. Free cooking demonstrations, exhibits, blood pressure and blood glucose screenings will be available. Participants can also have their questions answered by a clinical pharmacist and diabetes nurse educator. To attend, register at www.silvercross.org or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
An Apple a Day Keeps the Doctor Away!
Primary Care Professionals Host Open House Nov. 12 at Silver Cross
New Lenox, IL (Oct. 21, 2013) – As the saying goes, an apple a day keeps the doctor away, which is why the physicians with Primary Care Professionals are hosting an Open House giving away taffy apples, an Apple iPad and health screenings. The free event will be held Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 3 to 6 p.m. in Suite 370 of Pavilion A on the Silver Cross Hospital campus, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox.
Silver Cross Offers Support Groups in November
New Lenox, IL (Oct. 18, 2013)— Silver Cross Hospital in partnership with BMI Surgery hosts a free Bariatric Support Group for individuals who have undergone weight loss surgery. The meeting will be on Wednesday, Nov. 27, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. in Silver Cross Hospital, Pavilion A, Conference Center, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. First time participants should call (815) 717-8744 for more information.