Silver Cross Hospital Recertified as a Primary Stroke Center
New Lenox, IL (July 28, 2015) Silver Cross Hospital has once again earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers. The Gold Seal of Approval® and the Heart-Check mark represent symbols of quality from their respective organizations.
Silver Cross Recognizes “Top Docs” for Outstanding Patient Satisfaction
46 Physicians Rank in the top 1% of hospitals nationwide
New Lenox, IL (July 27, 2015)—Silver Cross recently recognized 69 physicians on the hospital’s medical staff for outstanding patient satisfaction from April 2014 to March 2015.
Local Man Grateful for Innovative Prostate Treatment he received at Silver Cross Hospital
Urologist Luke Cho, M.D., first to perform HOLEP procedure in Will County at Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (July 16, 2015)— “I encourage all of my buddies to be smarter than me, and not delay getting their annual prostate exam,” said 63‐year‐old Robert Carhart, Jr. “I became lazy and neglected to get my annual exam for a couple years.” During this time, the Morris resident began to have problems when he urinated and finally got help when his primary doctor referred him to get a prostate exam with Dr. Luke Cho.
Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides scholarship grant to Familias Unidas por la Educacion
New Lenox, IL (July 10, 2015)—Familias Unidas por la Educacion recently awarded $5,000 in scholarships from a Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission grant. Each of the following students received a $1,000 scholarship on May 5: Deisi Alcantar, Joliet Junior College; Juana Alvarado, St. Benedictine University; Heidy Del Toro, St. Xavier University; Erica Guzman, University of St. Francis; and Jesus Patino, Joliet Junior College.
Silver Cross Encore Shop Plans Back to School Sale
New Lenox, IL (July 10, 2015)—Silver Cross Hospital’s resale shop—Encore Shop, will host a Back to School Sale, Tuesday, July 28, Wednesday, July 29, Friday, July 31 and Saturday, Aug. 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Some of the items available to purchase include school and office supplies, back packs, binders, dorm room needs and other school related materials. All proceeds benefit Silver Cross Hospital, a not-for-profit health care provider. In addition, beginning July 28, all other items in the store will be half price.
- Silver Cross Charity Golf Classic Raises $91,000 for New Services
- Patients Suffering from Lymphedema after Cancer Find Relief at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross Hospital
- Cancer Patient Travels 2 Hours for Innovative Prone Breast Radiation Therapy
- Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides Scholarships to the Hispanic/Latino Coalition of Will County