Does Shoveling Snow give you an Aching Back?
The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross Hospital offers free low back pain screenings in January
When the first snow fall occurred last month, it was exciting to watch the glistening, white flakes float through the air. Since then our delight to witness the season’s first snowfall may have faded with the chore of having to shovel snow. One sure sign that you may be tired of snow is that your back aches each time you shovel. Since shoveling snow remains a frequent cause of back injuries, The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) at Silver Cross Hospital is offering free low back screenings to assist area residents eliminate back pain while enduring another snowfall.
Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission receives grant from the Chicagoland Speedway and Route 66 R.A.C.E. Foundation
Silver Cross Hospital Article featured on New England Journal of Medicine’s new online publication
NEJM Catalyst created to drive innovations in healthcare delivery
New Lenox, IL (Dec. 17, 2015)--Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox, IL is the subject of a story (http://catalyst.nejm.org/when-to-choose-a-partnership-over-a-merger-2/) on the home page of the nationally acclaimed New England Journal of Medicine’s new online publication - NEJM Catalyst, which debuted Dec. 11.
Silver Cross Home Health Care Named as a Top Agency of the 2015 HomeCare Elite in the Country for the 9th Year in a Row
New Lenox, IL (December 12, 2015) — Silver Cross Home Health Care today announced that it has been named a Top Agency of the 2015 HomeCare Elite™ for the ninth year in a row, a recognition of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States.
Do you have Hypertension?
Hypertension is a common and dangerous condition that affects about 1 in 3 adults in the US. Only about half (47%) of these people have their high blood pressure under control. Hypertension or high blood pressure is a chronic medical condition in which the blood pressure in the arteries is elevated. High blood pressure is a sign that the heart and blood vessels are overworked.
- Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission receives grant from the Chicagoland Speedway and Route 66 R.A.C.E. Foundation
- Silver Cross/BMI Surgery is the First in Illinois to offer ReShape™ non-surgical Weight Loss Procedure
- Silver Cross Announces Medical Staff Appointments
- Silver Cross Hospital Earned an ‘A’ Grade for Patient Safety in Leapfrog’s Fall 2015 Hospital Safety Score