Has back pain put a kink in your daily routine?
The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross Hospital offers a free lecture
According to the American Academy of Pain Medicine, back pain is the leading cause of disability in Americans under 45 years old. More than 26 million Americans between the ages of 20-64 experience frequent back pain. The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) at Silver Cross Hospital is offering a lecture on eliminating back pain that will educate area residents on how to do so.
Silver Cross Wins Healthcare Marketing Awards
Hospital Recognized at 2015 ISHMPR Pinnacle Awards Ceremony Oct. 22
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 11, 2015)—The Illinois Society for Healthcare Marketing and Public Relations (ISHMPR) honored marketing, public relations and communications professionals from across the state at its Annual Conference and Pinnacle Awards Presentation Oct. 22 at Brookfield Zoo. Silver Cross Hospital received 8 Pinnacle Awards. The Marketing Team also won three Gold awards in Creative Images/Healthcare Marketing Today’s 2015 national Aster Awards competition earlier this year.
Local School Teachers Leave $100,000 to Silver Cross Foundation
Elmer and Matilda Wilhelm volunteered at the hospital
The Silver Cross Foundation has received a $100,000 gift from the estate of Elmer and Matilda Wilhelm. The Lockport couple had volunteered at Silver Cross Hospital for several years before passing away. Elmer died at the age of 86 in March 2014 followed by his wife Matilda (Tilly) nearly a year later in February 2015. She was 85 years old. The former school teachers requested that their gift be used towards continuing education scholarships for Silver Cross Hospital employees.
Romeoville Girl Scouts Troop Donate Pumpkins to Pediatric Patients at Silver Cross Hospital
Photo Caption: Recently, members from the Girl Scouts Troop 70305 in Romeoville donated gift filled pumpkins to Silver Cross Hospital for pediatric patients.
Silver Cross Medical Staff Elects New Officers
First Female Physician to Serve as Chief of Staff
New Lenox, IL (Nov. 4, 2015) — Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff has elected new officers to serve from October 1, 2015 to September 30, 2017.