Silver Cross teams up with Chicagoland Speedway to hold Children’s Book Drive for National Hook-up of Black Women/Silver Cross Reading Rooms
New Lenox, IL (Aug. 31, 2015)—With summer coming to an end, the National Hook-up of Black Women/Silver Cross Hospital’s nine Reading Rooms are pretty bare. To restock the shelves, the two organizations have partnered with the Chicagoland Speedway to hold a Children’s Book Drive September 1 through 20, 2015.
Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments
New Lenox, IL (August 27, 2015) — Rachel Bognet, M.D., board certified dermatology physician, has joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff. Dr. Bognet attended medical school at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA. She completed a dermatology residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. Her office is located with Premier Dermatology, 2051 Plainfield Rd., Crest Hill. To schedule an appointment, call (815) 741-4343.
Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides scholarship grant to Joliet’s Lebanon Baptist District Association
New Lenox, IL (Aug. 26, 2015)—The Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission gave a $3,000 grant to The Lebanon Baptist District Association (LBDA) to provide scholarships to area students who demonstrate good grades and community service. Recipients must live within the zip codes 60432, 60433, 60436 and 60441 (Fairmont School District 86).
Silver Cross Hospital earns MAPP’s 2015 Gold Award for Employee Wellness Program
New Lenox, IL (August 25, 2015)— Silver Cross Hospital has earned the We Will Work Healthy Gold Award by Will County's Mobilizing for Action Through Planning and Partnerships (MAPP) group. Silver Cross is one of only five Will County employers singled out for the award.
Free Yourself from Aches & Pains
Silver Cross Hospital offers free lecture series and screening
New Lenox, IL (Aug. 25, 2015) — Millions of Americans suffer from aches and pains daily. But at what level of distress should you seek help to find relief from your pain? Silver Cross Hospital is offering a free Aches & Pains lecture series to assist you in determining when to seek help and how to eliminate soreness in various areas of the body. All participants will receive a Gift Bag which includes a complimentary back, joint or pain screening performed by a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician from the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross and other items to help you stay active. Register to attend one or more talks at www.silvercross.org or call 1-888-660-HEAL (4325).
- Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission provides scholarship grant to University of St. Francis MERIT Program
- Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission sponsors tour to the First Lady Michelle Obama's Kitchen Garden
- Silver Cross Encore Shop Plans Fall Opening Aug. 28 & 29
- Heart Attack Symptoms Motivates Local Man to have Weight Loss Surgery