Girl Scouts Troop Delivers Toys to Silver Cross Hospital
New Lenox, IL (June 24, 2015) —Members from Girl Scouts Troop #70605 in Lockport, delivered toys to Silver Cross Hospital to be given to pediatric patients and newborn babies born at the Silver Cross Women and Infant Services Birthing Center. The girls collected new toys and received their Bronze Award towards the Girl Scouts Community Service patch.
Complex Surgeries made Safer for New Lenox Resident with Esophageal Cancer
Surgical Specialist R.A. Gamagami, M.D., F.A.C.S. uses advanced techniques to treat esophageal cancer
Esophageal cancer accounts for only 2% of all cancer deaths in the United States, and most often when diagnosed it is in the advanced stages. However, if diagnosed early, the condition is curable with surgery. Fortunately, for New Lenox resident Dean Smith, his esophageal cancer was safely eradicated by using cutting-edge Firefly technology with the da Vinci robotic Surgical System at Silver Cross Hospital.
Wanted: Vendors for Craft Fair at Silver Cross Hospital
The Will County Union of King’s Daughters and Sons is seeking high-quality artisans for the Silver Crossings Vendor/Craft Fair on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Silver Cross Hospital, Pavilion A, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox.
Silver Cross Hospital Launches Innovative Online Scheduling Tool
Patients can book real-time appointments for outpatient tests and therapies
New Lenox, IL (June 15, 2015)—Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox has launched SCHedule NOW, a free scheduling tool that enables patients to easily search and book real-time appointments online.
Volunteers Honored for Service
Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox honored its volunteers at the annual recognition luncheon held at the Bolingbrook Golf Club in Bolingbrook on May 17. With four volunteer organizations: Advisory Board (Encore Resale Shop), Childerguild (Gift Shop) and The Will County Union of King’s Daughters and Sons (founders of Silver Cross) and Inservice volunteers, more than 700 area residents donate their time and talents to raise funds for the hospital and assist in daily operations. Over the last year, they have given 69,775 hours of service and raised over $396,000 for the Silver Cross Foundation. For more information, about volunteer opportunities, visit www.silvercross.org or call (815) 300-7117.