Silver Cross Offers Support Groups in April
New Lenox, IL (March 19, 2014)— 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, April 30, from 5:30 to 7:30 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.
Silver Cross Offers Health Education Classes in April
New Lenox, IL (March 19, 2014)—Silver Cross Hospital offers an AHA Healthcare Provider CPR Class for LPNs, RNs, Paramedics, EMTs, and CNAs. Participants will learn one and two person, infant, child and adult CPR as well as rescue from choking. Class will be held on Saturday, April 5, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Silver Cross Hospital Conference Center, Pavilion A, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Cost is $65 and includes American Heart Association certification. Call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325) or visit www.silvercross.org to register.
Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments
New Lenox, IL (March 17, 2014) — Venkat Seshadri, M.D., board certifiedorthopedic surgery physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Seshadri attended medical school at Washington University in St. Louis, MO. He completed an orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in Pittsburgh, PA; and a shoulder and elbow surgery fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. His office is located with Premier Orthopaedic & Hand Center, S.C. at 11243 W. Laporte Road, Mokena. To schedule an appointment, call (708) 957-0505.
Silver Cross Offers Health Screenings in April
New Lenox, IL (March 17, 2014)—Silver Cross will offer free blood pressure checks daily from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Silver Cross Health Center, 12701 W. 143rdSt., Homer Glen. Walk-ins welcomed. For more information, call (708) 364-6337.
Silver Cross Offers Childbirth Education Classes in April
New Lenox, IL (March 13, 2014)— Silver Cross offers an array of classes to help new parents prepare and expect the best from their birthing experience in the hospital’s beautiful Women and Infant Services Birthing Center. For more information or to register for one or more Childbirth Classes, visit www.silvercross.org/specialdeliveries or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).